Coconut Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

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When Randy requested homemade ice cream late on the evening before his birthday last week, I quickly whipped up this custard-less vanilla graham cracker base, then added his favorite, coconut, plus some chocolate chips for good measure, to create this Coconut Chocolate Chip Ice Cream.

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Banana Pancakes

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    Recently I made a batch of these Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Banana Pancakes discovered over at Tasty Kitchen. They’re a gluten-free* and vegan pancake option made without any flour, using an easy oatmeal base instead. What a great way to add oats to your diet — especially for the kids!