In this episode, Trixie finds out that Veronica's daughter, Jessie, has a crush on her son, Tommy when he tells her about it, and approves of it.
The title card for this episode is similar to the canon series' episode "Summer Bummer".
One of the new ice cream flavors is the "Magic Muffin" flavor, which Tommy, Jessie, and others found disgusting due to its horrible taste. Unlike the real muffin, the Magic Muffin flavored ice cream does not give rule-free wishes.
Vanilla Ice - The episode's title is a reference to Vanilla Ice's single, "Ice Ice, Baby".
Wayside School - The plot of the episode is similar to Maurecia's chapter in the first book of the Wayside School series of books, Sideways Stories from Wayside School.
SpongeBob SquarePants - The deformed Crimson Chin popsicle seen at the start of the episode is a reference to the real-life SpongeBob SquarePants Popsicle, which was infamous for being deformed in the heat and not coming out the way it should, by either having wrong eye placements or having an eye missing.