Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt

Mocha Peanut Butter S’mores Milkshake {GF}

September 29, 2016
Mocha Peanut Butter S'mores Milkshake | www.brighteyedbaker.com

Even though it’s almost October (how did this happen?!) the weather still feels pretty summer-like in California and, let’s be honest, the ice cream vibes are still strong. Of course like the really good food blogger I am I’ve posted a total of *zero* ice cream recipes this summer, but I’m attempting to semi make […]

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Salted Caramel, Chocolate, & Vanilla Bean Ice Cream Cupcakes

August 5, 2015
Salted Caramel, Chocolate, & Vanilla Bean Ice Cream Cakes  - 4 layers of indulgence make up this epic dessert: chocolate cupcake, salted caramel chocolate ganache, vanilla bean ice cream, and salted caramel drizzle. | www.brighteyedbaker.com

I’ve hesitated for a long time on whether to share these ice cream cupcakes, partly because they’re a little bit high-maintenance, and partly because after a while, the photos started to seem a bit lackluster and destroyed my motivation. But for some reason, I’ve kept all those photos on my computer anyhow and kept the […]

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Blackberry-Swirled Cheesecake Ice Cream

July 1, 2015
Blackberry-Swirled Cheesecake Ice Cream - A luscious ice cream with that classic cheesecake tang, loaded with crunchy bits of graham cracker crumble and swirled with homemade blackberry sauce.  THIS is what summer should taste like! | www.brighteyedbaker.com

I’d like to think that sharing this ice cream with the world right now makes me a pretty selfless person, because really, is there any other reason why I would taunt myself with what’s without a doubt one of the best ice creams I’ve ever made or eaten WHILE I’m trying to do this whole be-healthy, no-sweets […]

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Caramel Latte Ice Cream

August 2, 2014
Caramel Latte Ice Cream - a silky and luscious ice cream that tastes like an extra-creamy caramel latte.  | www.brighteyedbaker.com

You guys? We’re stepping into dangerous territory here. You might know from Insta that I have an obsession with caramel lattes. It’s for realz. Also, you might have guessed by now that I’m a huuuuge ice cream lover. Like so many ice cream pictures, all of which you bet were eaten by yours truly. So Caramel Latte […]

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Mint Oreo Ice Cream

July 9, 2014
Mint Oreo Ice Cream - a creamy and refreshing frozen treat. | brighteyedbaker.com #IceCreamforOXO @OXO

When OXO asked me to jump in on their latest kitchen campaign – Ice Cream for OXO – I was literally wayyy to excited; it never fails to amaze me how ridiculously good homemade ice cream can be. Like, seriously?? It makes bearing 1,ooo degree summer temps totally worth it. If I were to put […]

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10 Pound Cherry Challenge: Cherry Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

August 8, 2013
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Time for cherry recipe round 3 of the 10 Pound Cherry Challenge… and I am exciiiiited about this one! Ice cream never fails to excite me. :) You know how, when you go to an ice cream shop, there’s usually the fruity flavors on one side and the other (anti-fruit?) flavors on the other side, like […]

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Confession #130: I can’t get enough… Tart Frozen Yogurt

July 17, 2013
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So I’ve been sitting here for the past 10 minutes trying to decide how to start this post, when all I really want to say is: I ♥ ice cream and frozen yogurt… like, A LOT. You know how when you go on vacation, one of the best parts is that you get to splurge a […]

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Ice Cream Sundae Cupcakes + A Giveaway! (Giveaway Closed)

July 12, 2013
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So today, we have two orders of business. One involves ice cream. And cupcakes, fudge sauce, whipped cream, maraschino cherries, and… sprinkles. You know it’s gonna be good. The other involves a GIVEAWAY!! Also a good thing, for sure. So, first things first – Ice Cream Sundae Cupcakes. I’m not actually sure that I’ve ever had […]

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Confession #126: I don’t do “vanilla”… Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

June 21, 2013
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I have nothing against vanilla. I liberally pour vanilla extract into just about everything I make and I’m pretty sure even an awesome chocolate chip cookie would be lacking without it. Buttt… things that are just vanilla flavored? Ehh, no thanks. Too often that just seems to mean plain and therefore boring. I’ll take chocolate, […]

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Confession #83: I NEED Summer and Chocolate… Chocolate Ice Cream

September 6, 2012

It seems like every day, I hear more and more people talking about summer coming to an end. Are you happy about this, or sad? Personally, I wouldn’t mind some temperatures in the 80s, versus the upper 90s and 100s, but I don’t really feel like summer is almost over. I really love summer, and […]

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