Ice Cream Sandwich Sundae Icebox Cake

Ice Cream Sandwich Cake Dessert - No-bake and super easy to make! |

Ice Cream Sandwich Cake Dessert - No-bake and super easy to make! |

For two years in a row, my husband and I rounded up our families, snagged a beach house in Florida and escaped for a low-key week of relaxation. Since we rent a house, one of the very first things we do after getting there is hit the grocery store so we can stock the kitchen with food for the week. We’re lucky that there’s a Publix only a mile or two away from the place where we stay, so we can make quick trips throughout the week.

I love when my father-in-law goes to the store because he’s basically my grocery shopping soul mate. We buy whatever looks and sounds good at the time! He brings back things like fresh Italian bread, salami and provolone for sandwiches, chocolate-frosted Entenmann’s doughnuts and ice cream sandwiches… stuff that you don’t eat everyday, but are perfect vacation treats. Without fail, we would all end up hanging out in the living room around 9pm, eating ice cream sandwiches and watching TV with the ocean as a backdrop.

A few weeks ago, my mom told me about a great dessert she had at a picnic with ice cream sandwiches. I knew immediately that it would be a big hit with our Sunday dinner crew!

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The Weekend Dish: 8/1/2015


Hello and happy Saturday!

I’m so thrilled that the nasty, super-hot and humid weather we had at the beginning of the week has moved on out and been replaced with gorgeous, warm and breezy days. I’ve been enjoying sitting outside in the shade with Joseph… Duke and Einstein love to sun themselves nearby. I hope you get to enjoy some fantastic weather this weekend! What are you up to in the kitchen?

As always, you’ll find a recap of what was posted to the site this week as well as some bookmarked recipes from other blogs. Enjoy!

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Friday Things

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S’mores Cookies

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Garlic-Herb & Parmesan Roasted Red Potatoes

One of the cornerstones of Sunday dinners at my grandma’s house were her famous roasted potatoes. Famous to us, and anyone else who had the opportunity to taste them,...

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Peanut Butter Layer Cake with Chocolate Frosting

For as much as I love peanut butter, it’s pretty surprising that I’ve never attempted a peanut butter cake before now. I think I’ve tried to put peanut butter...

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My Whole30 Results & Experience |

The Whole30: I DID IT! My Experience and Results

I promised that I would give you rundown of my experience with the Whole30 program… I’m 10 days out and finally put down my thoughts on how it all...

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