Do you have fresh peppermint growing in your yard? If you do then you might be frustrated with how quickly it grows and spreads. How about finding a positive in all that spreading peppermint? It is edible after all and there are MANY ways you can use it to your advantage! Don't have peppermint in your yard? You can also buy it fresh or dried in the store but you would be best served to just get one small plant at the store or from a friend and plant it in a sunny location in your yard. Pretty soon you will have a lot more growing and you can take advantage of the benefits every day too!
Picking & Storing the Leaves:
A few ways (my favorites) to use Peppermint:
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Hi there! I'm Kathie, the author behind Creating A Simpler Life blog. I'm excited to share our longterm projects (and planning) toward building our future retirement homestead in the Adirondack Mountains of New York. In the meantime I will be sharing all the other little things we do that are part of creating our simpler life!