July is the perfect month to celebrate some of the very best food holidays: National Grilling Month, National Blueberry Month, National Picnic Month and National Hot Dog Month, just to name a few. But the most important July food holiday might just be National Ice Cream Month. After all, it’s nearly impossible to resist this sweet frozen treat. And there’s no better way to cool off on a hot day than with a few scoops of creamy homemade ice cream. Scroll through the slideshow for 9 tasty recipes featuring our favorites summertime dessert.