Thank you for giving us an excuse to eat ice cream every day — sometimes more than once.. There, now that that’s over with, let’s talk scooping. I always thought a scoop was a scoop was a scoop (unless you’re talking about a super-duper ultra-big scooper like this one). But the Huffington Post has just offered five tips to make scooping easier — and, by extension, make summer even better. For softer ice cream and smoother scooping, the site suggests: 1.