The Pleasantest Thing
Ice cream in a bag
Homemade ice cream at your campsite? Who would have thought this would work, let alone be tasty or fun to make! The Pleasantest Thing gives us the rundown on how to do it. Heavy cream and hot chocolate mix comprise the base, while zip-top bags, ice and salt provide the science to make the mix nice and frosty. Head over to the full post for a step-by-step tutorial.
Editor's note: This story originally published in April 2014 and was updated in July 2020.