Mint holiday recipes and DIY gifts are awesome: tingly, cooling mint makes its way into so many things at this time of year. What better to do than round up over 15 tantalizing minty creations from some of the best Paleo & real food bloggers into one ultimate post? It’s Mint Mania, folks!
Guess what’s even better? I’ve collected both food AND body / skincare ideas…many of them would make FANTASTIC DIY gift ideas for the upcoming holidays (for more holiday gift ideas, check out my post here).
Many of these mint holiday recipes call for peppermint essential oil (yes, it’s safe to eat) in very small amounts. Pay attention when adding because it’s powerful stuff. Not sure where to get high quality peppermint essential oil? Click here.
Mint Holiday Body Care and Skin Care Ideas
Mint Chocolate Whipped Body Butter from Living the Nourished Life
Peppermint Whipped Body Butter from Thank Your Body
Cooling Peppermint Toner from Homemade Mommy
All Natural Homemade Toothpaste from Thank Your Body
Chocolate Mint DIY Lip Balm from Homemade Mommy
Chocolate Mint Love Butter from The Paleo Mama
Whipped Peppermint Tallow Body Butter from Homemade Mommy
Mint Holiday Treat Ideas
Dark Chocolate Mint Coconut Butter Cups from Stupid Easy Paleo
DIY Mint Extract from The Prairie Homestead
Creamy Chocolate Mint & Chia Seed Portable Instant Smoothie Mix from Green Thickies
Pineapple Mint Sorbet from Healy Real Food Vegetarian
Mint Chocolate Chip Green Smoothie from Green Thickies
Dairy-Free Dark Chocolate Peppermint Hot Cocoa by Primally Inspired
Shamrock Shake from Primally Inspired
Mint Cheesecake Brownies from Living Low Carb, One Day at a Time
Peppermint Chocolate Truffles from Homemade Mommy
Peppermint Brownie Roll from Primally Inspired
Which mint holiday treat is most appealing to you? Do you have a favorite that’s not on the list?