Back to the kitchen

It’s been a while since I have posted about my own kitchen adventures! Let’s fix that 😀

Remember when I snagged an ice cream maker at Joey and Nicole’s party?


As soon as I got home from the party, I broke out the instructions and set to work:


Behold the magic globe.


I filled one end with ice and salt and filled the other with my own special blend for pumpkin pie ice cream:


The instructions told me to shake the ball for 20 minutes, but I got bored and had places to be, so I just threw it into the freezer …


… for four days:


While I let my solid block of pumpkin ice cream thaw a bit, I set to work on my other new toy, a gift from step-grandmama:


That’s right, a veggie spiralizer!

I really didn’t know what I was missing all those times I used a carrot peeler to shred things for hours on end.

In went a zucchini …


And out came zucchini spaghetti!


It’s a miracle!

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While I was spiralizing zucchini, carrots, yellow squash, and broccoli stalks, I had tofu baking in the oven and slathered with this gift from mom:


I tossed all the “noodles” together in a bowl …


… and then added my crispy tofu, steamed broccoli, and tons of spices and herbs:


Voila, veggie spaghetti!


For dessert, I shoveled out some pumpkin ice cream, made it creamy with the immersion blender, and served it on top of a hot vitabrownie:


That was a fun meal. I’ve missed playing in the kitchen!

What’s your favorite kitchen gadget?

4 thoughts on “Back to the kitchen

  1. balancejoyanddelicias says:

    so glad to see your kitchen adventures again!!! that ice cream bowl looks sooo funny! 😀 favorite kitchen gadget? recently my waffle&grill maker!
    happy new year Sarah~~


  2. Sarah says:

    I was just thinking I need one of the veggie spirals tonight as I was making pasta. I was really craving veggie pasta. Going on amazon now. Thanks for the review 🙂


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