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August 18, 2022

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When Life Gives You Snow, Make Snow Cream

Whipping up a batch of icy cream dates back to pioneer days and the kids will remember it forever.

SNOW CREAM

Making Snow Cream is super easy and is a must with little kids. All you need are four ingredients, a few minutes and some sprinkles. Let's go!

INGREDIENTS

Granulated sugar
milk
salt
vanilla extract
8 cups of fresh snow
sprinkles

DIRECTIONS

Whisk the first four ingredients together in a large mixing bowl until combined. Place in freezer. Go get 8 cups of snow. Get mixing bowl from freezer and immediately stir snow into mixture. It should be fluffy and scoop-able. Top with sprinkles and eat immediately.

 

VARIATIONS:

CHOCOLATE: to make chocolate snow cream, add 2 TBSP chocolate syrup to your liquid mixture BEFORE stirring in the snow.

COFFEE: to make coffee ice cream, replace 1/2 cup of milk with 1/2 cup cooled coffee. Add it to your mixture BEFORE stirring in the snow.

PEPPERMINT CHIP: Replace 1 tsp. vanilla with 1 tsp. peppermint extract and add a handful of mini chocolate morsels to your mixture BEFORE stirring in the snow.

 

MORE SNOW FUN!

 

GO HERE for "18 Alternatives for Sledding"

GO HERE for "15 Snow Day Activities for Kids and Families"

 

 

About the Author

Susan Swindell Day

Susan Day is the editor in chief for this publication and the mom of four amazing kids.