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Serve holiday guests this No-Bake Peppermint Cheesecake, then watch them dance like the sugar plum fairies with delight! Plus, make sure everyone stays feeling healthy by keeping some must-have products close, which I’ll share with you today!
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! With that comes sweet treats, fun outings, gifts, and festive decor, but also germs galore! It’s hard to enjoy this magical season to the fullest when you’re constantly dealing with sniffles and sick bugs!
Will family and friends be staying at your home over the holidays? I always feel a little stressed, hoping everyone stays feeling well so we can enjoy our time together. Are you the same?
I can’t wait to let you in on some ways to keep holiday house guests happy, including a No-Bake Peppermint Cheesecake dessert and some essentials that I like to keep stocked in my medicine cabinet!
We all know how quickly germs spread when large crowds gather! So when we invite friends over, I make sure to keep Clorox Disinfecting Wipes at-the-ready. They help me keep hard non-porous surfacesand those high traffic areas nice and sanitary! Clorox Disinfecting Wipes kill 99.9% of Viruses* xand Bacteria, including Staph, E. Coli, Salmonella and Strep.
Theraflu ExpressMax Severe Cold & Flu defeats 7 cold & flu symptoms fast. Provides relief for sore throat, nasal congestion, chest congestion, fever, cough, headache and body aches. This is an important one to keep around this time of year!
TYLENOL® Cold + Flu Severe Day/Night provides an all in one Cold and Flu symptom relief.
Abreva helps heal cold sores in 2 1/2 days, when applied at the first sign. No one wants to be sick when there’s mingling and partying to do! So it’s nice to have all these options available when we’re not feeling our best, am I right?!
I stocked up on these products at my local Smith’s. I always enjoy shopping there. And, I want to make sure my holiday guests stay comfortable and content while they’re under my roof!
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And now that we’ve made sure our guests will be feeling well, let’s talk about how to impress them with this yummy Peppermint Cheesecake confection! It includes a graham cracker crust, peppermint cream cheese filling, and is topped with crunchy peppermint pieces! It’s a festive color, too, so it’s perfect for sharing with holiday guests and at fun gatherings.
Here’s how to put it together:
No-Bake Peppermint Cheesecake
- 2 c. graham crackers crushed
- 1/3 c. sugar
- 1/2 c. butter melted
- 2 8 oz. packages cream cheese, softened
- 3 1/2 c. powdered sugar
- 1 tsp. peppermint extract
- 8 oz. tub whipped topping
- 1/4 c. crushed peppermints
- 2-3 drops red food coloring optional
- 1-2 Tbsp. crushed peppermints
- For the crust, stir together all ingredients in a bowl until all crumbs are moistened and then press into the bottom of a 9x13" cake pan. Place it in the freezer while you prepare the cream cheese layer.
- For the cream cheese layer, in the bowl of an electric mixer, cream together cream cheese, powdered sugar, and peppermint extract. Fold in whipped topping, 1/4 c. crushed peppermints, and red food coloring. Spread over crust, sprinkle with additional crushed peppermints, if desired, and store in the refrigerator, covered, until ready to serve.
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What are your best tips for successfully hosting guests over the holidays? I’d love to hear!
Abreva – Use only as directed. Read and follow label directions. Clorox – Use as directed on hard non-porous surfaces. Theraflu – Read and follow label directions. Theraflu is for use in adults 12 years and older. Use products only as directed. TYLENOL® – ® Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. 2017. Use products only as directed. The makers of TYLENOL® remind you to use only one medicine with acetaminophen at a time.
*Influenza A Virus **On hard, non-porous surfaces. See product label for list of organisms.