Blackberry Ice Cream

I was having one of those nights where I really wanted ice cream, and couldn’t decide on a flavor.

Blackberry Ice Cream - Mrs. Penguin

I paged through books, pinterest, asked everyone I know. Nothing sounded good. And I would make vanilla but it just seemed so boring, ya know. And I didn’t want chocolate. So basic flavors were out of the question. But anything super extravagant was too much work. So, I asked one more person and they suggested blackberry. Decision made.

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Pineapple Italian Cream Sodas

Do you ever just get ideas stuck in your head?

Pineapple Italian Cream Soda - Mrs. Penguin

There’s this place on the loop that I LOVE, if only because they serve Italian cream sodas. I actually ordered it on accident. I ordered a blackberry soda, and placed in front of me was a blackberry cream soda. I was thirsty and didn’t want to complain because, well, these drinks are gorgeous. So I took a sip and immediately fell in love.

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Black Bean Veggie Burgers

Hey hi hello.

Black Bean Burgers | Mrs. Penguin

So, this past month, huh? Did you miss me? My life has been pretty chaotic for the past couple of months. I got a new job (at a local food magazine <3) and I MOVED. I’ve made like two or three things in my new kitchen so far. It’s an adjustment. I still have boxes with kitchen stuff in them. Oops.

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Chocolate Coconut Ice Cream

I don’t know if I can go back to normal ice cream after this.

Chocolate Coconut Ice Cream - Mrs. Penguin

Because this ice cream, it’s VEGAN.

I know, I’m turning into a total hipster. I think I probably already fall into that category of people though. Oops.

Let’s talk about this ice cream though.

I’m eating it right now. And basically every day since I made it.

I’m a little obsessed. It has a really subtle coconut flavor. And chocolate, I’ve been loving everything chocolate lately.

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