It’s so easy to make vanilla extract! And the best part is – it’s homemade so you know exactly what’s in that bottle. Same with DIY mouthwash – instead of vanilla beans, add cinnamon sticks. It’s an intense refreshing mouthwash that tastes heavenly. It’s also a great flavoring for a variety of things. I’ve got some projects coming up in the new year that require some beautiful vanilla, so I’m looking forward to using this extract.
I make a number of Christmas treats each year, and this one is so simple and fun, and it’s always so fun to see how people respond. This year I really stepped it up a notch using a transfer sheet to leave a design on the chocolate, and I’ve also upgraded to Young Living’s Vitality line of essential oils – spearmint and peppermint – and the flavor is fresh, complex, and wonderful. This is such a fun quick project for the holidays and I hope you try it and let me know how it goes for you. And as always, thanks for watching, I really appreciate it!