We fulfilled my mom's greatest Houston dream (I wholly admit, it was up there for me, too :-D) by visiting the Blue Bell Ice Cream Factory! Blue Bell is our family's absolute FAVORITE national ice cream brand, and the tour did not disappoint. :-) Will & Annelise were completely enthralled - it was just like an episode of their fave Food Network show Unwrapped in real life. :-D I had decadent "chocolate covered cherries" ice cream for my free cup.
Fun with the old school commercial ice cream churn:
"Let me help you eat yours now, Sissy..."
"Mommy can help, too..."
Best slogan EVER: "We eat all we can, and we sell the rest."
After the tour & stuffing our faces, we saw the BEST climbing tree, so LaLa told us to get up there! We're in a tree: