National Blog Posting Month has a theme for March, LISTS. The goal is to post every day for a month. Obviously, I am already ten days late, but LISTS are an idea that I have overlooked to add variety to my posts. Even though I watch my diet very carefully, I do have some "cheat" foods, and Ice Cream is my favorite cheat food. Ice Cream has changed - you can buy sugar free and double/slow churned versions with less fat. Another thing that has changed is the container size - no more half gallons. Anyway, here are my top 5 favorite flavors, starting with my most favorite:
- Cookies N Cream - brings me back to the days as a young kid eating cookies and milk before going to bed.
- Mint Chocolate Chip - the chocolate chips and the mint ice cream are a great pairing.
- Vanilla - a classic, sounds basic, but you can add almost any topping to Vanilla ice cream and it still tastes great. I particularly prefer brands where you can see the vanilla bean specks.
- Moosetracks - the perfect combination of everything that is bad but tastes so good.
- Chocolate - double, triple, with fudge, chocolate chips, or anything with chocolate ice cream as the base is just outstanding.
Yes, I still eat ice cream in the winter, even if my body temporarily gets the chills after eating a few scoops.