34 healthy ice cream recipes for babies and kids

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It’s summer and everyone’s craving frozen treats! Ensure nutrition & refreshment with these Healthy Ice Cream Recipes – even for babies under one!


One of the simple joys in life is eating a delicious ice cream on a hot day, letting all that sweet goodness melt & drip down our fingers, which we’ll of course lick off later! If you ask me, this is a joy no one should be deprived of – not if you’re a 90 year old great grandma or an 8 month old infant!

However, ice creams you buy in your nearest supermarket are unlikely to be good for anyone in the family, let alone seniors và babies. They’re most probably laden with sugar, additives, extra sugar and ‘fruit-identical’ substances. Yes, they will be frozen, but that refreshment will come at the cost of empty calories & unnecessary chemicals getting added lớn your system.

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But ice cream can’t be made at home, right? Wrong! Actually, we’ve all been proven wrong when we found that making ice cream at home was much easier than we thought, và you don’t need any fancy equipment for it. Ice cream is a ‘simple’ joy, remember? So let’s go ahead and kiểm tra out some healthy ice cream recipes for babies & kids, suitable for anyone aged 6 months and above!

34 Healthy Ice Cream Recipes for Babies & Kids

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1. Sunshine Lollies from First Cry are just lượt thích their name suggests – bright and perfect for a sunny day! Packed with vitamin-rich carrots & oranges, these lollies are a must have to keep your immune system up & running.

2. Avocado’s inherent creaminess makes it a perfect choice for recipes for babies under one who can’t have cow’s milk, just like this Avocado Pear Baby Food Popsicles from The Spunky Coconut.

3. These Tropical Mango Lollies from I Love Cooking are quite palate tickling, with ripe mangoes và lime juice. Offer a little to your baby và go ahead if she likes it.

4. Frozen yogurt is the next best thing to ice cream, và Healthy Little Foodies brings up a summer special with a Mango Frozen Yogurt recipe.

5. If you’d like to try something a little more exotic, get blueberries and make this Banana Blackberry Yogurt Ice Cream from Organix . Plain Greek yogurt gets its flavor from the fruits & vanilla.

6. It doesn’t get easier than this Single Ingredient Ice Cream from The Work Top! With only bananas, you can create a yummy dessert – we suggest sprinkling some Dry Fruits Powder or Mixed Nuts Powder on the ice cream for added flavor and nutrition.

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7. Did you know you can make ice cream from breast milk? Yes, Diary of a Fit Mommy shows us how with this Breast Milk Banana Ice Cream recipe.

8. Include another baby favorite fruit, peach, in this Peach Coconut Ice Cream from Ergo Baby. Coconut milk offers an excellent substitute for cow’s milk for babies under one!

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17. Not all things chocolate are bad, and this Chocolate Multigrain Popsicle certainly isn’t, considering it is packed with all the nutrients of our multigrain mix!

18. Give your kids a boost of energy in the heat with these Nutri mix Popsicles made with Energy Nutri Mix and other nutritious ingredients like almonds.

19. These Fresh Fruit Popsicles are made with fresh fruit and coconut water & are the ideal thing khổng lồ have on a hot, dehydrating day.

20. You don’t need sugar khổng lồ enjoy a sweet treat, not when you can use honey like we’ve done in this Honey Mango Popsicle made of fresh mangoes!

21. Get your fix of antioxidants from a combination of berries in these Berry Yogurt Popsicles from Modern Mom Life – they look và taste good!

22. Frozen Yogurt often features fruit, but we’re also loving this Peanut Butter Frozen Yogurt from A Sweet Pea Chef. You can địa chỉ either honey or dates syrup for sweetness.

23. Ice creams don’t have to be limited to western recipes, our own traditional versions are just as creamy and refreshing! check out this Homemade Mango Kulfi, made in our very own style with our very own mangoes.

24. If you’d lượt thích to try another kulfi recipe that uses dry fruits instead of fresh, kiểm tra out this Easy Matka Kulfi without Khoya that includes a good giảm giá khuyến mãi of crunch from nuts.

25. This Vegan Paleo Watermelon Sorbet from The Things We’ll Make is perfect for those days when you just want something hydrating và light, without the heaviness of cream.

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Please stick khổng lồ the age recommendations of each recipe. The main things to consider are choking hazards of seeds, nuts or pieces of fruit, as well as the fact that babies under one can’t have sugar, honey or cow’s milk. But with so many substitutes, these are hardly a problem anymore, và now there’s nothing stopping the entire family from enjoying some frozen treats this summer!