An ice cream sundae is shown on Friday at the Vanilla Moose ice cream parlor in Aztec.
An ice cream sundae is shown on Friday at the Vanilla Moose ice cream parlor in Aztec. (Megan Farmer/The Daily Times)


Pam Shenton, the owner of the Vanilla Moose ice Cream parlor in Aztec, hands an ice cream cone to a customer on Friday. The parlor opened two weeks early
Pam Shenton, the owner of the Vanilla Moose ice Cream parlor in Aztec, hands an ice cream cone to a customer on Friday. The parlor opened two weeks early because of warm weather. (Megan Farmer /The Daily Times)


Pam Shenton, the owner of the Vanilla Moose ice Cream parlor in Aztec, makes a pineapple moose cake — which includes pineapple upside down cake,
Pam Shenton, the owner of the Vanilla Moose ice Cream parlor in Aztec, makes a pineapple moose cake — which includes pineapple upside down cake, vanilla ice cream, caramel, cherries, whipped cream and nuts — on Friday at Vanilla Moose in Aztec. The parlor opened two weeks early due to the warm weather. (Megan Farmer/The Daily Times)

Ian Hall, 6, and Mira Hall, 3, left, enjoy ice cream cones on Friday at the Vanilla Moose ice cream parlor in Aztec.
Ian Hall, 6, and Mira Hall, 3, left, enjoy ice cream cones on Friday at the Vanilla Moose ice cream parlor in Aztec. (Megan Farmer / The Daily Times)