Chonky Boys: The Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches that Scream Summer!

Featuring my thick and nuggy Chonky Boy Chocolate Chip Cookies, these ice cream sandwiches are the stuff that summer dreams are made of.  If you've ever had the Cookie Ice Cream Sandwich at Disneyland , you are going to LOVE these!  These big and bold chocolate chip cookies are based on a recipe from my culinary school studies at Auguste Escoffier, but with a few modifications to give them that Jennuine touch.  They make the perfectas book for a fat slice of real vanilla bean ice cream.  And those mini chips?  You just gotta have that extra cronch! Thank goodness this recipe only makes 8 sandwiches, otherwise I would be eating them for breakfast lunch and dinner.  This way, my big family can help save me from my inner child diet-saboteur.   Print With Image Without Image Chonky Boy Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches Yield: 8 Author: Jenn Erickson Loaded with chocolate chips and buttery, brown-sugary vanilla flavor, these mall-sized cookies form a perfect partnership with a


"Love grows by giving
The love we give away is the only love we keep. 
The only way to retain love is to give it away.
~ Elbert Hubbard, American writer

How will you be showing your love this Valentines Day?

Like a box of Valentines Chocolates, 
today's post is a mixed collection of sweet treats for you:
  • Three Vintage Valentine Card print-cut-and fold PDFs 
  • A Treat Box Template
  • Valentine Cupcake Topper PDF
  • From my personal archives, I've pulled some charming Valentine postcards for you to use in collage, decoupage, scrapbooking, card-making, etc.
free printable vintage valentine card 3d

To make this 3D Valentine Card, download it HERE and print on cardstock.

free printable retro valentine card dogfree printable retro valentine dog

To download and print these cute retro Valentines, click HERE.

free printable retro valentine cards

To make these Valentine Treat Boxes, download this template.  Print it out "as-is" for a pink box, or print, cut and use as a pattern on your own special paper.  You can trace four boxes on a single sheet of scrapbook stock. Embellish with vintage ephemera, ribbons, and glitter and finish with a pipe cleaner handle.  

vintage valentine scrap images

Make these lovely little cupcake picks by downloading HERE.
Print on cardstock, cut, glue to a toothpick, then back with a paper rosette.  
For the rosettes you'll need 5.75" x 1.5" strips of paper.  For instructions on how to make paper rosettes visit this TUTORIAL from Paper Source. 

free printable valentine cake pick images

Lastly, here are some Valentine's postcard images from my collection:

vintage antique valentine postcard free

vintage valentine postcard

vintage valentine postcard

vintage valentine

vintage valentine

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