White Chocolate Peppermint Pretzels

Despite the fact that I’m not a huge fan of peppermint, I find myself baking with it constantly when the holidays roll around. I turn into Buddy the Elf and my main food groups become candy, candy canes, candy corn and syrup. For today’s recipe I decided to add a little minty kick to one of my favorite quick and easy holiday snacks to create Peppermint White Chocolate Pretzels!...more

Six Ways to Use Peppermint

Mint is very easy to grow. Once established it is a very forgiving plant that you can as long as you remember to water it. Mint can be quite invasive so is best planted in large pot. Varieties include spearmint, peppermint, and chocolate mint. Dried mint leaves are often used to in teas to help digestion.  Peppermint oil has many uses. It can ease sore muscles, settle upset stomachs and nausea, help to lessen congestion from colds....more

Hot Coco Marshmallows

Handmade Marshmallows for Christmas  ...more

Natural Remedies for Pain Management

As I may have mentioned before, I have degenerative disc disease from a back injury. It’s been a battle dealing with all of the day-to-day pain and the pain that comes on suddenly that’s unbearable....more

Candy Cane Lane Frappuccino Recipe

Peppermint Chocolate Mousse Brownies

Christmas will be here soon and these Peppermint Chocolate Mousse Brownies can compliment your special day! Get Recipe here from Ilona's Passion...more

Peppermint Cacao Cocktail Recipe

Don't ya'll love to find a new cocktail to share with your girlfriends? This peppermint cacao cocktail is one to bookmark. It's sweet and bubbly, and deliciously flavored with peppermint and chocolate.~ Making Spirits Bright ~Ingredients:...more

Chocolate Peppermint Chill-Cakes

Home-Made Chocolate Peppermint Ice-Cream Is My Favourite Ice-Cream Flavour

Made with real mint leaves – sort of. At least I made the best use of whatever buds were growing from my mint pot. They are not growing very quickly though, so the next time I make this ice-cream, it would probably be after summer this year....more