Look beyond the banana split—there’s a whole world of ice cream creations your kids will be more than happy to indulge in this summer. From ice cream bon bons to cookie ice cream sandwiches, these ideas are a pretty delicious place to start. And don’t sweat—the recipes are quick and easy to whip up, too! Click through the photo gallery for the sweet ideas.

“Fried” Ice Cream

To get that fried ice cream flavor without breaking out the frying pan, check out this idea from Kirbie’s Cravings. A quick cinnamon and corn flake coating gives a hassle-free, super tasty crunchy coating.


What ice cream treats are you planning to make this summer? Share your ideas in the comments below.

— Susie Foresman