Tag Archives: peppermint

Coconut-Mocha Iced Coffee

Coconut-Mocha Iced Coffee

Your local coffee shop is in for some competition. Their clever beverages may be crave-worthy, but chances are those irresistible flavors are created with chemical ingredients. Give the baristas a break and stir up your own creamy, chocolaty iced con ...
Raw-Vegan Cacao-Peppermint Patties

Raw-Vegan Cacao-Peppermint Patties

Store-bought peppermint patties are great, but homemade chocolaty-mint treats? Even better! With warmer days just around the corner, take a bite out of the heat and tingle your taste buds with a chilly chocolate confection. No stove or oven required— ...
Make a Mind-Clearing Mist with Essential Oils

Make a Mind-Clearing Mist with Essential Oils

Although January is traditionally the time when we resolve to make changes for the New Year, as the winter shifts to spring, we can re-resolve to approach life with a fresh start. As the weather warms and new life springs forth in nature, we can be s ...
5 Teas to Sip and 5 to Skip During Pregnancy

5 Teas to Sip and 5 to Skip During Pregnancy

Tea for two? If you’re pregnant, every sip you take might have an impact on your growing baby, so you’re never drinking alone. Because many teas are brewed from herbal leaves that also can be used for medicinal effects, you do need to thi ...
Minty Hot Cocoa

Minty Hot Cocoa

Baby, it’s cold outside! Bundle up and brew a mug of minty hot cocoa to keep your belly happy and hands toasty warm. Powdered packet mixes don’t compare to this delightful steamy drink, made with almond milk, rich cacao and a pinch of pur ...
6 Refreshing Ways to Enjoy Peppermint

6 Refreshing Ways to Enjoy Peppermint

There’s nothing quite like the aroma of peppermint, whether you’re chewing gum to refresh your breath or spraying a room fragrance to banish the odor of something you burnt (oops). If you’ve never considered the power of peppermint ...
Vitacost Essential Oils

Vitacost Essential Oils

There’s no doubt that scent is a powerful trigger for feelings and memories. Smelling cinnamon might remind you of happy times baking with your grandmother as a child. Coconut might conjure up your favorite beach vacation. Peppermint and pine c ...