Peppermint fudge cupcakes

Mama and I enjoyed the most glorious peppermint fudge cupcakes tonight! I found them at our local organic grocer on Friday, though they’re made by the same Bay Area bakery that created the triple lemon and mint chocolate cupcakes we adore. This new flavor hasn’t been available before, and we love it! Today’s #OneGoodThing was devouring peppermint…

Mama’s new candy crush

Mama and I fell in love with Lindt Lindor Peppermint Truffles a few years ago after a sample lady at Costco insisted we add one to a cup of hot chocolate. Minds blown! I found this giant version a while back and brought it home because I knew Mama would find it hilarious. After enjoying…

Surprise peppermint bark

Today one of my most favorite things ever arrived on our doorstep out of the blue! Our dear friends Lisa and Kaila sent us a lovely Chanukah box, which included homemade peppermint bark! It was so delicious!!! And since Lisa is a culinary professional, it looked like a piece of art! Today’s #OneGoodThing was the…

Delightful dessert

My peppermint obsession is well documented — from a comparison of the various peppermint ice cream varieties (3 years ago) and an easy peppermint bark fudge I made (2 years ago) to a refreshing peppermint shower (6 months ago) and an awesome peppermint scrub (last month). I love me some peppermint. And this is the perfect season for…

Peppermint scrub without the pain

I’m a longtime peppermint fanatic (lover of most things mint really), but I’ve found a peppermint body scrub can sometimes tingle a little too much. Today I tried out an incredible new peppermint scrub for sensitive skin and fell in love. We first heard about Simple Sugars handmade, all-natural body scrubs when the company pitched on…

Peppermint Ice Cream Wars

We are huge mint fans. Seriously, we LOVE just about anything chocolate mint. When the holidays roll around, mint — and especially peppermint — skyrockets in popularity, which prompted us to hold what we’ve deemed the Peppermint Ice Cream Wars. We tried each variety available to us locally. Scoop versus scoop, here’s what we thought…