Frosty Treats

Chocolate covered frozen Banana Bon-Bons with Pistachios

Chocolate covered frozen banana bon-bons with pistachios recipe |

It will be your little secret that these hand dipped, chocolate covered frozen banana bon-bons with pistachios are full of potassium and antioxidants! The dark chocolate with a dribble of either butter, coconut, vegetable or canola oil creates a firm chocolate shell outside a creamy frozen banana bite. You almost can't believe that it's really just a banana and not ice cream or some yogurt concoction under the shell!

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Paletas de fresa aka Strawberry Ice Pops

Paletas de fresa - Strawberry ice pops recipe |

A couple of years ago I came across an article in a food magazines about Mexican ice pops, more commonly known as Paletas. I had every intention of learning more about this authentic, frosty, traditional Mexican treat, but never quite got around to it...until now.

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Simply Homemade – Strawberry Ice Cream

Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream recipe |

What I really liked about the ingredients for this homemade strawberry ice cream was that there were no eggs involved. No eggs equated to not having to precook a custard. I'm not opposed or averse to ice creams that require cooking preparation. However, what drew me to this recipe over the other two that I had long contemplated were the amount and sometimes insane quantity of eggs called for in what would seem like should be simplicity in a strawberry frosty treat.

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Delicious Homemade Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

Homemade Vanilla Bean Ice Cream recipe |

Homemade Vanilla Bean Ice Cream source modified from Williams-Sonoma Collection: Ice Cream Makes about 1 quart or 32 ounces Ingredients 1 1/2 cups whole milk 1 1/2 cups heavy cream 1 vanilla bean, split lengthwise 6 large egg yolks 1/2 cup + 2 tablespoons sugar Directions In a heavy saucepan, combine milk and 1 cup of the cream. Using the tip of a sharp knife, scrap the seeds from the vanilla bean into the milk mixture. Add the vanilla bean also, to the milk mixture. Cook over medium heat until small bubbles form around the edges of the saucepan - about 5 minutes. Combine

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Healthy Treats: Banana – Razz Yogurt Smoothie

Healthy Treats: Banana - Razz Yogurt Smoothie recipe |

Banana - Razz Yogurt Smoothie source Cristina from 1 Serving Ingredients 1 banana, frozen 5 raspberries, frozen 4-8 ice cubes (quantity is preference) 1 cup low-fat vanilla yogurt 2 teaspoons honey 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon pinch of nutmeg You will need Blender Straw Directions Cut the ends off of the frozen banana. Cut into three equal parts and remove peel. Place frozen banana, frozen raspberries and ice cubes in a blender. Add the yogurt, honey, cinnamon and nutmeg. Blend until smooth, about 1 1/2 - 2 minutes. Poor into a tall glass, push a straw in

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Organic Chai & Vanilla Yogurt Popsicles

Organic Chai & Vanilla Yogurt Popsicles recipe |

In this version of the Organic Chai & Vanilla Yogurt Popsicles, I've blended the chai concentrate with the vanilla yogurt to create a creamier popsicle. Organic Chai & Vanilla Yogurt Popsicles - Method 1 Organic Chai & Vanilla Yogurt Popsicles - Method 1 source Cristina from Makes 6, 4-oz popsicles Ingredients 2 1/4 cups Lowfat Vanilla Yogurt 1 tablespoon + 1 teaspoon granulated sugar 1 cup Organic Chai Concentrate (see Teenie Notes for alternative options) Directions In a medium sized bowl, combine the yogurt with sugar. Add the chai concentrate and

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