Peppermint Double Chocolate Cookies


Welcome Laura of Pink Cake Plate to the blog today.  Although we have never met in person I know we would get along well since she is a fan of cake plates too!  She is also a woman after my own heart because she has a yummy recipe for peppermint cookies  for you!   Be sure to visit her over at her blog to enter to win a Blendtec Blender and then check out what Mique and Cindy are sharing as part of the Craft and Sew! Hi Y’All, Laura here from Pink Cake Plate! [Continue Reading...]

Peppermint Hot Cocoa Rice Krispie Treats


Welcome my friend Ruthie from Cooking with Ruthie to the blog today.  I love following her on Instgram and seeing  all her adventures in culinary school! Be sure to visit her blog to enter the Blendetec Giveaway and then check out what Mique and Cindy are sharing as part of the Craft and Sew! I’m Ruthie from Cooking with Ruthie and I’m just so excited to be apart of Holiday Bake, Craft, Sew again this year! It’s always a lot of fun to see the creative ideas in this series, I love that [Continue Reading...]

Peppermint Chocolate Chip Milkshake}Chick Fil A Copycat Recipe

Peppermint Chocolate Chip Milkshake

Now that all the kid’s are gone back to school I am cleaning out the cupboards and the refrigerators (yes, we have more than one)  I’ve been throwing out the last remaining bits of Christmas candy, cookies etc. but the one thing I can’t bring myself to throw out are the leftover candy canes.  I always end up with leftover candy canes. In my husband’s family, after the holidays were over they would make peppermint ice cream with the left over candy canes.  I love peppermint ice cream. This year [Continue Reading...]

Peppermint White Chocolate Cookie Bark

White Chocolate Peppermint Cookie Bark

I wasn’t planning on it but we may have to call this Peppermint Week.  This is the second peppermint recipe of the week and there may just be one more before I’m done. No surprises here but it uses my favorite flavor combination of the season – white chocolate and peppermint.  I posted something white chocolate and peppermint yesterday too but I just can’t seem to get enough of  the flavor combination! I have made a few other versions of cookie bark before. I’ve had some fun creating different types [Continue Reading...]

Peppermint White Hot Chocolate Float

Peppermint White Hot Chocolate Float

Can you believe it is the 10th of December!  Yikes, how did that happen??  Well, we’re back with another amazing  Blog Hop.  Peppermint is definitely the flavor of the season and it is also our theme for the  month.  We’ve got lots of peppermint flavored treats to share with you as well as some darling peppermint inspired crafts!  Be sure and visit all the blogs to check out the details on their peppermint project.  We’d love for you to pin the collage below,  check out my recipe below  and then [Continue Reading...]

White Chocolate Peppermint Toffee

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  Yesterday we had our annual candy/cookie making day with my girls, my mom and a few friends and neighbors.  This year it was more of a candy making day than a cookie making day. I love making candy and actually prefer it to cookies.  Candy stores better than cookies.  We made caramels, peppermint white chocolate fudge, rocky road fudge, boston creams, cinnamon white chocolate pretzels, chocolate crinkles, jam diagonals and today’s recipe for White Chocolate Peppermint Toffee. A lot of people are afraid to make candy but really, as [Continue Reading...]

White Chocolate Peppermint Meringues

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All I can say is blame it on the M & M’s.  Yes, the new white chocolate peppermint M & M’s are to blame for my current obsession with that flavor combination. Actually I think the flavor obsession started last Christmas.  Last December I attended my annual Beach Babe Christmas Tea.  One of my friend brought these amazing white chocolate peppermint meringues and lets just say I ate more than my fair share.  I loved them so much I went home and made them myself the next day.  I couldn’t [Continue Reading...]

Peppermint Cookie Bark

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So the love affair with peppermint continues…. I just can’t seem to get enough of it! I have also had a love affair with cookie bark over the years if you look through my blog archives! I think I have a version for every holiday and season of the year. Two years ago I shared my Christmas version- Reindeer Corn Cookie Bark. I am excited to have today’s recipe for Peppermint Cookie Bark be a part of a very fun Holiday Sweet Treat event put on by 50 bloggers! Be [Continue Reading...]

Peppermint Ice Cream

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So I have developed quite a love affair with peppermint this holiday season.  I blame it on those white chocolate peppermint M & M’s.  They got me started and I can’t seem to stop. When my husband was a kid they had a family tradition on New Years of making peppermint ice cream with all the leftover candy canes.  I like that kind of tradition. Tillamook Peppermint Candy Ice Cream is or should I say WAS one of my favorites.  This summer I discovered that Tillamook has discontinued Peppermint.  I [Continue Reading...]