vanilla ice cream

If you're anything like me then you might have some kids at home complaining about being hot and bored this summer! I'm always open to trying out new activities I see, and when "ice cream in a bag" pins started making their way through my Pinterest stream, I knew my children would love to try it!

To start, I gathered heavy cream, vanilla, milk, and sugar. I added those ingredients to a small Ziploc bag, put that into a larger Ziploc bag, and covered it with ice and rock salt.

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After five minutes of good shaking, I was curious to see whether "ice cream in a bag" turned out to be a Pinterest win or a Pinterest fail. Take a look and see how we did!:

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Would you ever try making ice cream in a bag like this?

 

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