Our Baby Girl is now 10 months old, and simply blossoming this
summer of many firsts. She's starting to stand on her own, say her
first words (Ma-Ma, which not only refers to me, but also "more"),
and try a plethora of new foods. It was time of course time then,
her big brother decided for her, for Baby Girl to try out her first
taste of ice cream.
We went to Scooters, in Lakeview, simply the best Frozen Custard
establishment in the city. Fresh, top quality ingredients and
a friendly, family owned parlor make for a delightful ice cream
experience. I enjoyed a hot fudge sundae: creamy vanilla frozen
custard topped with decadent hot fudge, whipped cream and a cherry.
My son, age 9, loved his Dirt Sundae: vanilla frozen custard topped
with dirt (OREO cookie crumbs) and worms (gummy, of
Baby Girl partook in the free Toddler Cone filled with a swirled
scoop of vanilla frozen custard. She was hesitant at first,
unfamiliar with such a chilly treat, but after one lick, she was in
heaven. Her mini-cone was just the right size for her baby-sized
hands, but she ate that cone as quickly as a big girl!
Don't Miss: A trip to Scooter's Frozen
Custard this summer!
1658 W. Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60657 | (773) 244-6415
Amy Bizzarri is a mom of two living in Logan Square. She also blogs at tiramisumom.com.
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