Tag Archive 'peppermint'

12 Days of Christmas Jar Gifts – Peppermint Hand and Foot Scrub

on Dec 8th 2012

I am excited about this recipe because it is easy to make, it is inexpensive, and it is so pretty in a jar as a gift.  Since I already had some red food coloring and peppermint oil, the total cost to make this was basically the cost of 3 cups of sea salt and 3 […]

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12 Days of Christmas Jar Gifts – Peppermint Hot Chocolate Mix

on Dec 5th 2012

Christmas is coming quickly!  So on the 3rd day of Christmas Jar Gifts I give you Peppermint Hot Chocolate Mix.  This recipe makes approximately 3 pint sized jars of mix and it only took me a couple of minutes to dump and mix the ingredients together and pour them into a jar.  I’ve adapted Alton […]

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Snow Day Peppermint Hot Chocolate

on Jan 12th 2012

Today there is SNOW in our forecast. In the South this calls for an emergency run to the grocery store for staples like milk and bread and toilet paper and hot chocolate mix. I usually keep a stock of the instant hot cocoa mix during these cold winter months. However, I think my family is […]

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Peppermint Mocha Cookies

on Dec 16th 2010

I created this recipe for two reasons.  First a tall Peppermint Mocha is one of my favorite holiday indulgences.  And second, I hosted a cookie swap last week.  These cookies made their debut here at our house for the first HCA home school mom’s cookie swap!  What could be better than cococa, coffee, and peppermint […]

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Christmas Peppermint Bark

on Dec 13th 2008

Christmas Peppermint Bark    Here’s another quick and easy Christmas recipe which is elegant on a pretty dish or in a clear jar.  Our kids like to help make this and we often put this in jars and give as gifts.  You will need:  1 pound of white almond bark 2 packages peppermint sticks – […]

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