Homemade Ice Cream Pie Extravaganza

Did you know Ronald Regan designated July as National Ice Cream Month in 1984 (according to Wikipedia)?  Seems like a good reason for a celebration doesn’t it?  I recently had a cookout with some friends and couldn’t resist making some homemade ice cream.  Although I could have stopped at the ice cream, I thought I’d make the ice cream into 4 pies (from top to bottom) – Fudge Mint Chip, Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough, Mexican Chocolate, and Cinnamon Crunch Peaches & Cream.  Unfortunately, I don’t have EXACT recipes as I was in a hurry and making them up as I was going along, but I’ll tell you how I made them with some tips for shortcuts!  Ice cream pies are easy to make and easy to alter based on your tastes and what you have around the house!  See what you have around the house and build a pie around that!  I can’t wait to make more with even crazier flavors next time!… [read more]