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  • watermelon kiwi popsicles

    Watermelon Kiwi Popsicles

    How much fun are these Watermelon Kiwi Popsicles? There isn’t a healthier or more refreshing snack you could give yourself, or your family.  Break out these fresh fruit pops on a hot…

  • A pan of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream with scoop

    Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream

    Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream ~ a brown butter and brown sugar ice cream base studded with dark chocolate.  If you’re a closet cookie dough fiend, you’ve just found your…

  • Fresh Raspberry Ripple Ice Cream

    5 Super Chill Summer Desserts

    5 Super Chill Summer Desserts  for when you can’t bear to turn on the oven, but you still want to impress.  These fabulous summery treats will help you keep your cool!…

  • plum amaretto sorbet in a small glass with spoon

    Easy Plum Amaretto Sorbet

    Easy Plum Amaretto Sorbet ~ this epic summer fruit sorbet is unlike anything you’ve ever tasted, it’s like biting into a ripe juicy plum, exploded tenfold.   To be honest, a…

  • hands holding chia limeade popsicles

    Healthy Chia Limeade Popsicles

    Chia Limeade Popsicles ~ file this 2 ingredient frozen treat under easy, healthy, refreshing, vegan, and last but not least, delicious!…

  • How to Make an Ice Cream Terrine

    How to Make an Ice Cream Terrine ~ if you’re entertaining friends and family this summer, how about trying one of these pretty terrines?  It requires no cooking skills, and the…

  • a small dish of no churn blueberry frozen yogurt, with metal scoop

    No Churn Wild Blueberry Frozen Yogurt

    No Churn Wild Blueberry Frozen Yogurt (3 ingredients!) ~ that’s all natural, no fat and no refined sugar either, sounds like a pretty refreshing deal to me.  …

  • Fresh Mint Chip Ice Cream in pan with scoop

    Fresh Mint Chip Ice Cream

    Fresh Mint Chip Ice Cream is made with real mint leaves and dark chocolate ~ summer eating doesn’t get any better!   The zippy flavor of the fresh mint paired with an…

  • Overhead photo of Ballymaloe no churn vanilla ice cream with old fashioned scoop

    Ballymaloe No Churn Vanilla Ice Cream

    Ballymaloe No Churn Vanilla Ice Cream ~ this classic vanilla ice cream recipe from Darina Allen is a dream come true for anyone who craves a homemade ice cream experience but…

  • Homemade Gingerbread Ice Cream

    Homemade Gingerbread Ice Cream ~ my latest ice cream obsession is bursting with the warm spicy flavor of the best gingerbread!…

  • No Churn Cranberry Ice Cream

    No Churn Cranberry Ice Cream ~ this easy seasonal no churn homemade ice cream is a refreshing option for holiday pies and takes à la mode to a whole new level!…

  • Lime Chiffon Ice Cream ~ this ultra tangy and ultra easy homemade lime ice cream recipe has a secret weapon that makes it the creamiest ice cream ever. No wimpy lime flavor here, this is the REAL DEAL!

    Easy Lime Chiffon Ice Cream

    Lime Chiffon Ice Cream ~ this ultra easy lime ice cream recipe is made with a sour cream base that makes it the creamiest tangiest ice cream ever.  No wimpy lime…

  • Wild Blueberry Yogurt and Almond Butter Popsicles ~ these vibrant popsicles are made with nonfat yogurt, creamy almond butter, and convenient frozen blueberries for a healthy smoothie on a stick.

    Wild Blueberry and Almond Butter Yogurt Popsicles

    Wild Blueberry and Almond Butter Yogurt Popsicles ~ these vibrant popsicles are made with nonfat yogurt, creamy almond butter, and convenient frozen blueberries for a healthy smoothie on a stick.…

  • Healthy and hydrating Cucumber Lemon Spa Popsicles

    Cucumber Lemon Spa Popsicles

    Cucumber Lemon Spa Popsicles ~ just like the refreshing water at your favorite spa, these flavor infused ice popsicles will hydrate, detox, and rejuvenate ~ you’ll be so glad you have…

  • Wild Blueberry Ice Cream

    Wild Blueberry Ice Cream

    Wild Blueberry Ice Cream ~ the very thought makes me crazy ~ but wait, it gets better, this luscious treat is made with sour cream instead of regular cream, for a…

  • No Churn Pineapple Chile Sorbet

    No Churn Pineapple Chile Sorbet ~ just a few healthy ingredients and a blender make a uniquely refreshing sorbet ~ the flavor inspiration comes straight from the fruit carts of Mexico. …

  • How to Make Sprinkled Ice Cream Cones

    Sprinkled Ice Cream Cones ~ these chocolatey cones are dipped in white chocolate and bedazzled with sprinkles for the prettiest summer treats around ~ ice cream optional!…

  • Fresh Raspberry Ripple Ice Cream

    Raspberry Ripple Ice Cream ~ regular and no churn

    Raspberry Ripple Ice Cream ~ I can remember ordering it as a kid, there’s something about raspberries that just screams summertime, right?   The fresh flavor of my homemade raspberry ripple…

  • No churn pumpkin pie ice cream

    No Churn Pumpkin Spice Ice Cream

    No Churn Pumpkin Spice Ice Cream is a super quick and easy homemade ice cream that requires no heavy machinery, and tastes just like your favorite pie!…

  • Maple Walnut Ice Cream is a vintage New England recipe that will quickly become your favorite! | theviewfromgreatisland.comvi

    Maple Walnut Ice Cream

    Maple Walnut Ice Cream has to be one of the great flavors of all time.  This New England classic recipe is sweetened with pure maple syrup, and loaded with crunchy toasted…

  • Healthy Rainbow Popsicles

    How to Make Rainbow Popsicles

    Not your toddler’s Rainbow Popsicles — these healthy fresh fruit popsicles are made with exotic fruits like mango, dragon fruit, papaya, golden kiwi and black raspberry to tempt the most sophisticated…

  • Dinosaur Egg Popsicles | theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Dinosaur Egg Popsicles

    Dinosaur Egg Popsicles — if you know what a Dinosaur Egg is you’re ahead of the game…pluots, apriums, and plumcots are some of the true treasures of summer!…

  • No Churn Dulce de Leche Ice Cream is incredibly silky, creamy, and delicious! | theviewfromgreatisland.com

    No Churn Dulce de Leche Ice Cream

    No Churn Dulce de Leche Ice Cream is a discovery of epic proportions…not only is it no churn, meaning you don’t need an ice cream machine to make it, but it…

  • Concord Grape Frozen Yogurt | theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Concord Grape Frozen Yogurt

    Concord grapes have such a unique flavor and they’re only around for a short time, so grab them when you see them for this healthy 3-ingredient Concord Grape Frozen Yogurt!…

  • RIPE PEACH POPSICLES taste just like biting into a fresh peach! | theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Ripe Peach Popsicles

    Ripe Peach Popsicles — the next best thing to sinking your teeth into a fresh picked peach…let the juice dribble down your chin!…

  • Cold Brew iced Mocha Popsicles | theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Cold Brew Iced Mocha Pops

    Cold Brew Iced Mocha Pops — refreshingly bold cold brewed iced coffee popsicles with benefits (aka dark chocolate chips!) I’ve made lots of popsicles here on TVFGI, and I consider myself…

  • Cherry Lemonade Popsicles are fresh, healthy, and delicious! | theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Cherry Lemonade Popsicles

    The flavor of these Cherry Lemonade Popsicles is pure, vibrant, fresh cherry with a touch of citrus — they’re one of the joys of summer!…

  • No Churn Vanilla Bean Ice Cream is quick and easy and full of intense vanilla flavor! | theviewfromgreatisland.com

    No Churn Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

    No Churn Vanilla Bean Ice Cream — this recipe is a game changer for anybody who craves homemade ice cream but lacks the special equipment.…

  • Toasted Almond Milkshake | theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Toasted Almond Milkshake

    This Toasted Almond Milkshake is the ultimate almond indulgence…if you loved the Good Humor man’s Toasted Almond ice cream bar you’re going to want to stick around for this… I’ve said…

  • Ultra simple Guava Sorbet is a healthy way to end a meal, and so pretty! | theviewfromgreatisland

    Guava Sorbet

    Dessert doesn’t get any healthier or more refreshing than this tropical Guava Sorbet.  Make it in 20 minutes, using just ONE INGREDIENT! Guava is one of those fruits we don’t see…

  • I reserve the right to indulge, once or twice, no questions asked, in a few special foods that help me celebrate the change of season --- this Drumstick Ice Cream Pie, inspired by one of summer's most memorable treats, falls into that category.

    Drumstick Ice Cream Pie

    My Drumstick Ice Cream Pie is inspired by one of summer’s most memorable treats, with a crushed sugar cone crust piled high with lots of ice cream, topped with a homemade…

  • Tiramisu Ice Cream Cake

    Tiramisu Ice Cream Cake

    Tiramisu Ice Cream Cake is a summer classic all grown up and made quick and easy with store bought frozen pound cake, coffee liqueur, and your favorite ice cream — chocolate…

  • Roasted Plums with Vanilla and Bourbon

    Roasted Plums with Ice Cream

    Roasted Plums with Ice Cream is a simple summer fruit dessert with a sly secret ~ you can use that rock hard fruit that shows up in markets way before it’s…

  • Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

    Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

    Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream is an easy homemade ice cream recipe that tastes just like a slice of your favorite pumpkin pie!  Serve it on top of your holiday pies, or…

  • Black Coffee Ice Cream

    My Black Coffee Ice Cream recipe is the real deal — no namby pamby coffee flavor here!  This homemade coffee ice cream recipe will satisfy your wildest caffeine cravings.…

  • creamy peanut butter ice cream bars

    Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Ice Cream Bars

    Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Ice Cream Bars ~ creamy homemade peanut butter ice cream coated in a homemade magic shell.  This decadent frozen treat is for kids of all ages!…

  • striped juice popsicles

    The Top 100 Popsicles Of All Time

    The Top 100 Popsicles Of All Time ~ popsicles have taken the world by storm over the past several summers, and I bet you’ve finally caved in and bought yourself a…

  • Turkish Coffee Popsicles

    Turkish Coffee Popsicles

    Turkish Coffee Popsicles ~ the first time I had Turkish coffee I was hooked for life.  It’s dark, intense, and lightly spiced with cardamom…it’s a sort of pleasantly harsh experience that…

  • honeysuckle ice cream

    Honeysuckle Ice Cream

    My Honeysuckle Ice Cream is an easy homemade ice cream infused with the delicate flavor of honeysuckle!…

  • strawberry, lime and coconut Cinco de Mayo Popsicles

    Cinco de Mayo Popsicles

    The fresh flavors of strawberry, coconut and lime make up the festive stripes of these Cinco de Mayo themed popsicles.  They’ll put a smile on everybody’s face and they aren’t at…

  • healthy coconut chia pudding popsicles

    Chia Coconut Pudding Popsicles

    Chia Coconut Pudding Popsicles ~ a refreshingly delicious and healthy way to start the day, these vegan breakfast popsicles are worth getting out of bed for!…

  • oreo cookie popsicles

    Cookies and Coconut Cream Popsicles

    Cookies and Coconut Cream Popsicles are refreshing and naturally vegan frozen treats made with everybody’s favorite cookie!…

  • Roasted Fig Gelato

    Roasted Fig Gelato

    This Roasted Fig Gelato is the richest and creamiest homemade ice cream I’ve made to date on the blog.  It’s made with fresh figs and mascarpone cheese, and stays beautifully scoopable…

  • Ice Cream Bon Bons

    These Ice Cream Bon Bons are homemade chocolate covered ice cream bites, just like the pricey ones in the freezer aisle, but better!  Customize them with your favorite flavors!…

  • Old Fashioned Peach Buttermilk Ice Cream 7

    Old Fashioned Peach Buttermilk Ice Cream

    Old Fashioned Peach Buttermilk Ice Cream ~ this is the classic stuff you remember from childhood, made with fresh ripe peaches and a touch of buttermilk for a fabulous old fashioned…

  • Easy Cherry Frozen Yogurt 6

    Easy Cherry Frozen Yogurt

    Easy Cherry Frozen Yogurt ~ Here’s an essential kitchen hack to have in your back pocket for the summer.  This frozen yogurt doesn’t require an ice cream maker,  If you’ve got…

  • Power Popsicles | The View from Great Island 5

    Power Smoothie Striped Popsicles

    I’m kicking off the unofficial start of summer with a whole week of new popsicle recipes, tips, and useful links.  Homemade popsicles are so incredibly versatile I need an entire week to…

  • Chilled Beet Soup Popsicles 6

    Chilled Beet Soup Popsicles

    I’m kicking off the unofficial start of summer with a whole week of new popsicle recipes, tips, and useful links. Homemade popsicles are so incredibly versatile I need an entire week…

  • Pineapple Jalapeno Popsicles 10

    Pineapple Jalapeno Popsicles

    I’m kicking off the unofficial start of summer with a whole week of new popsicle recipes, tips, and useful links. Homemade popsicles are so incredibly versatile I need an entire week to…

  • Papaya Rose Poptails

    The Papaya Breeze Frosé Poptail

    The Papaya Breeze Frosé Poptail ~ this deliciously easy frozen cocktail on a stick is the height of summer elegance.  It’s your favorite wine slushie in popsicle form, delish!…

  • a chorus line of chunky peanut butter cup pudding popsicles

    Chunky Peanut Butter Cup Pudding Popsicles

    Chunky Peanut Butter Cup Pudding Popsicles are creamy, almost impossibly decadent frozen treats made with everybody’s favorite flavor combination ~ these homemade ice cream bars aren’t just for kids!…

  • Rhubarb and Greek Yogurt Pops |The View from Great Island 5

    Rhubarb and Greek Yogurt Popsicles

    I’m kicking off the unofficial start of summer with a whole week of new popsicle recipes, tips, and useful links.  Homemade popsicles are so incredibly versatile I need an entire week…

  • Red White And Blueberry Popsicles | The View From Great Island 2

    Red White and Blueberry Yogurt Popsicles

    Show your colors this summer with these healthy patriotic Red White and Blueberry Yogurt Popsicles!  Kids of all ages love these berry-licious frozen treats, so layer up a batch this Memorial…

  • iced coffee popsicles 1 | The View from Great Island

    Iced Coffee Popsicles

    Iced Coffee Popsicles ~ this is the way to get your morning (or evening!) cup of coffee when it’s hot out, these refreshingly caffeinated popsicles are like a long tall drink…

  • Whole Fruit Popsicles | The View from Great Island 8

    Whole Fruit Popsicles

    Whole Fruit Popsicles are a healthy, low calorie, low carb snack or dessert for kids of all ages!…

  • Vegan Toasted Coconut Ice Cream 5

    Vegan Toasted Coconut Ice Cream

    Vegan Toasted Coconut Ice Cream ~ you’d never know this luscious homemade ice cream was non-dairy ~ it’s got a wonderfully creamy texture and a fabulous coco-nutty flavor! So many foods…