Spend Summer in Front of the Freezer

Spend Summer in Front of the Freezer

A guide on how to beat the heat and do so with sweets.

The only thing more refreshing than standing in front of the freezer on a hot summer day is reaching into said freezer and grabbing a frosty treat to help cool you to the core. For those who have both a sweet tooth and an aversion to warm weather, it may be difficult to determine whether this is a blessing or a curse. If this sounds familiar, be sure to make the most of the situation and keep your freezer well-stocked with one the following refreshing summertime desserts!

Matcha ice cream

Matcha ice cream

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No conscience can ever feel too guilty about eating copious amounts of ice cream when matcha powder is one of the main ingredients. Take a decidedly Zen approach to consuming this treat and focus on matcha’s health benefits.

Strawberry and blackberry popsicles

Strawberry and blackberry popsicles

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You could head to the grocery store and buy a few boxes of popsicles with a host of strange ingredients, which conjure images of anything but food—or you could make these delicious popsicles that require only 5, all-natural ingredients. The choice is yours.

Quick banana blueberry ice cream

Quick banana blueberry ice cream

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Were you impressed by the fact that the strawberry and blackberry popsicles have only 5 ingredients? Well, then prepare to have your mind blown by the fact that this ice cream only has 3 ingredients. Boo ya!

Cinnamon and almond ice cream

Cinnamon and almond ice cream

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Light and perfectly smooth ice cream whose texture is perfectly offset by crunchy, toasted almonds. The best part? It’s sugar-free.

Vanilla ice cream

Vanilla ice cream

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For the dessert traditionalists out there, here’s our tried and tested recipe for simple, satisfying, 100% delicious vanilla ice cream. One bite and you’ll feel as though you’re in heaven and entirely oblivious to the heat around you.