Tag Archives: peppermint oil

Recipe: Homemade Christmas Candy Canes

Source: Flickr Homemade Christmas Candy Canes Received this recipe from my sister and wanted to share it with everyone. I plan on making them for Christmas. I don't know how many candy canes this recipe will make. 3 cups granulated sugar 1 teaspoon peppermint extract 1/2 cup water 3/4 cup light corn syrup 3/4 teaspoon…

Essential Oils For Home Care

Essential Oils For Home Care Essential oils provide a fantastic natural alternative to common ailments we see at home. The actions of essential oils are broad, ranging from topical antiseptics and anti-inflammatories to analgesics, digestive system tonics, and anti-depressants. While essential oils should not be a substitute for professional medical care, they can be successfully…

Recipe: chocomint cookies

Chocomint Cookies 1 (18.25 ounce) box devil's food cake mix 2 eggs 2 tablespoons water 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder Icing Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. In a large bowl, combine the cake mix, eggs, water, oil and cocoa; mix until smooth, about 3 minutes. Let stand for 15 to…

Happy Healthy Hollidays with this Eggnog Recipe

Happy Healthy Hollidays with this Eggnog Recipe When it is holiday time, only one drink comes to mind: eggnog. This healthy drink recipe is delicious and it uses soymilk instead of whole milk. It gets a completely new flavor and color with the addition of peppermint oil. A drink fills up your tummy just before…

Tired All The Time? Try These Adrenal Support Essential Oil Blends!

Tired All The Time? Try These Adrenal Support Essential Oil Blends! Source: Flickr Adrenal Support from Nature - Aromatherapy Essential Oil Blends for Fighting Fatigue Feeling fatigued a little too often? Morning cappuccino no longer doing its job? Getting that feeling that you've been worn thin by your busy schedule, and you're just not bouncing…

Recipe: chocolate chiffon cake

Chocolate Chiffon Cake 5 egg whites 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar 1 (18.25 ounce) box plain chocolate fudge or devil's food cake mix 3/4 cup water 1/2 cup vegetable oil 3 egg yolks 2 teaspoons vanilla extract Crushed Peppermint Buttercream 8 tablespoons butter, room temperature 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract 1 cup powdered sugar 3 1/2…

Aromatherapy Travel Insurance – Essential Oils For Your Journeys

Aromatherapy Travel Insurance - Essential Oils For Your Journeys Going on a trip is usually thought of as a wonderful experience, one that you and your family may have planned and looked forward to for some time. To have the most fun - to get the most out of the experience - it's important that…

Home Remedies for the Ordinary Headache

Home Remedies for the Ordinary Headache If you are suffering from frequent headaches, there is always some medication available over the counter which can help alleviate the pain that they bring. But if you are the type of person not usually keen on taking over the counter drugs, there are also some home remedies that…

Natural Beauty From Natural Ingredients

Natural Beauty From Natural Ingredients Source: Flickr In the past, women relied on natural beauty treatments from the ingredients found in their kitchen or gardens. Products created from natural ingredients available at home have essential vitamins, minerals, nutrients and healing properties that work with your body to heal and protect the skin naturally without any…

Recipe: chocolate-peppermint ripple ice cream (2)

Recipe: chocolate-peppermint ripple ice cream Chocolate-Peppermint Ripple Ice Cream 2/3 cup semisweet chocolate, chopped 2 tablespoons milk 4 eggs 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 cups whipping cream 1 1/4 cups plain yogurt 1 teaspoon peppermint oil Green food coloring (optional) Melt chocolate in milk in a bowl placed over a pan of hot water. Stir…

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