13 Things to Buy if You Really, Really Love Ice Cream

3 min read|Jul 5, 2021|fbtwitteremail

You scream, we scream. July is National Ice Cream Month. So we’re here to give you the scoop on summer’s tastiest treat. 

Whether you’re making it at home or looking to order in, we got you. From adorable bowls to an entire sundae kit…we’re losing cone-trol.

For when three scoops equals an arm workout…

Change your tool. And save arm day for later. The magic is in the handle. Aka, it features a defrosting fluid that warms to the touch. So you can get those perfectly round scoops each time. Chef’s kiss. ($19.95, Sur La Table)

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For when you want your favorite dessert close by...

Wear earrings. Literally. These cones are oh so cute. We’re melting. ($4.50/1 pair, Le Sophisticate on Etsy)

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For when you’ve got a ton of freezer fruit and a love for bananas...

DIY. This maker can turn any frozen fruit into a tasty treat. Just toss ‘em down the chute and watch what happens. You’ll get a froyo-like dessert in minutes. Boom. ($72.44, QVC)

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For when you’re looking to ration out the tub you just bought…

Make it one scoop. These bowls are the perfect size for your after-dinner treat. And did we mention they’re adorable? Because they are. ($13.60/12 pack, Walmart)

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For when you’re proud of your obsession and want everyone to know it…

Redecorate. Gallery wall, anyone? Add a fun print to your kitchen. Or bedroom. Because whether you’re with friends or eating alone…you’re a true ice cream stan. ($16.79+, Society6)

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For when you wanna go hard on your next dessert…

Upgrade to sundae status. And go wild with toppings. This kit has waffle cones, sprinkle packets, sauces, candy, and so much more to take your treat to the next level. We don’t blame you if you don’t wanna share. ($32.05, Honeybutter Desserts on Etsy)

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For when vanilla and chocolate get a bit boring…

Spice up your recipe with Van Leeuwen. Aka, the iconic Brooklyn-based ice cream shop. Recipes range from simple to advanced, with a lot of the ingredients coming from your pantry. Packed with flavor and low on sugar. The fam will be impressed. ($32.19, Bookshop)

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For when you’re craving the classic childhood favorite…

Make a sammie. Ice cream sandwich, of course. Add a brownie mix to the silicone mold and bake it. Once that’s done, you can add your desired ice cream and let it freeze. It’s that simple. Order up. ($43.99/2 pack, Food52)

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For when a regular bowl just ain’t cutting it…

Waffle bowl to the rescue. Pour your batter into the mold and let it bake for about four minutes. Things just got that much more delicious. ($24.89, The Home Depot)

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For when your sweet tooth is just too much to handle…

Decorate your phone. Even if you can’t eat it, you can still stare at it. While working. And dreaming about your next bowl. Wait, is that ice cream calling? ($23.99, Society6)

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For when the late-night craving hits…

Snack away. But on dairy-free, gluten-free ice cream made from ingredients like coconut, strawberry, cacao, and avocado. So it’s actually nutrient-packed. With no refined sugars. Win-win. ($8.99/per pint, Daily Harvest)

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For when your outfit needs that perfect finishing touch...

Add an enamel pin. Because you’re an ice cream kween. And accessorizing a jean jacket never looked so good. ($10, Doodle Dose on Etsy)

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For when your kid’s outfit needs that perfect finishing touch…

Add a clip. Nothing says ‘happy summer’ like some ice cream hair clips. Tbh, you may wanna keep them for yourself. We won’t tell. ($10/2 pack, Meri Meri)

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