These Vegan Maple Cinnamon Roasted Chickpeas will make you forget all about hummus
Chickpeas are a staple in any vegan’s repertoire. They’re packed full of all the protein, fiber and nutrients you’re looking for in a healthy, balanced diet. Chances are you’ve tried them in a variety of lunch and dinner recipes, but we’re willing to bet you’re getting a little tired of the same old same old (sorry, hummus). Cue Maple [...]
Everything you ever wanted to know about peppermint oil
Let’s talk peppermint oil. You may have heard about its miraculous benefits. Or, depending on who you ask, maybe you’ve been warned not to touch the stuff. Sound familiar? Yeah, us too. We know there are two sides to every story, so to find the middle ground we’ve rounded up a bunch of blog posts touching [...]
Christine is our week 4 #WishIHadVerMints Winner!
Week 4 of our #WishIHadVerMints Kiss n' Tell contest on Facebook might have been the best yet. You guys have us rolling on the floor. For real. This week's winner is Christine – she's won a 6-flavor Variety Pack of VerMints in exchange for her hilarious story: "My first boyfriend ever tried to kiss me one evening. [...]
Chai Pastilles For Success!
*Oliver excited as ever for his Chai Pastilles success (and winning the hearts of every onlooker).We admit we have great mints and pastilles, BUT when we hear it from our fans, it makes it that much sweeter.Scott, a father of a two year old boy named Oliver, are both BIG fans of our Chai Pastilles! Not only [...]
Seven Spooky and Delicious Vegan Halloween Recipes
The most haunting thing about Halloween is the inevitable post-trick-or-treating sugar trauma. Weeks of anticipation leads to over indulgence, followed by up-all-night tummy aches. Not to mention the effect all those sweets have on the kids!There’s no doubt we will all eat a little more sugar than usual this season, but to help reduce such paranormal consumption, we’ve come up with [...]
Goodbye morning breath: All-Natural DIY Peppermint Mouth Wash
Here at VerMints we understand you can’t suck on organic mints ALL the time (though we find this to be a highly debatable subject). But we’re also less than fond of the nasty ingredients found in regular breath fresheners like traditional chewing gum and mouthwash.The fact is that most of the so-called breath freshening rinses you see on the shelves contain [...]
Darrah is our Week 3 #WishIHadVerMints Winner!
Week 3 of our #WishIHadVerMints Kiss n' Tell contest on Facebook is up and the embarrassing smooches keep rolling in!This week's winner is Darrah – we're sending her a 6-flavor Variety Pack of VerMints!She and her BF decided it'd be a great idea to lock lips with his parents looking on. Eeps!Here is Darrah's story:"When [...]
Sorry to burst your bubble: traditional chewing gum is no good for your health
When it comes to breath fresheners, you’re better off sucking than chewing.Aside from sticking to your shoes and being incredibly annoying (we’re looking at you, bubble blowers), traditional chewing gum is also incredibly bad for your health (There are some "good" gums though. We'll tell you about our friends at Glee Gum in a moment. They are "naturally delicious"!). Here’s why [...]
Benefits of Cinnamon: Five Healthy Reasons We’re in Love
Confession — we’ve got a big old crush on cinnamon.It won our hearts with its sweet n’ spicy flavor, but did you know it's also one of the healthiest, most medicinal herbs on the planet? We did a little digging on our aromatic amore and thought it was only fair to spread the love. Check out this list of fascinating [...]
Anne is our Week 2 #WishIHadVerMints Contest Winner!
Week 2 of our #WishIHadVerMints Kiss n' Tell contest on Facebook had some hilarious (and unfortunate) entries. Man alive, there are some weird kissing stories out there! You guys have us in stitches!!This week's winner is Anne – we're sending her a 6-flavor Variety Pack of VerMints!(No more missed and mortifying kisses, Anne. That minty, vegan, non-GMO, gluten [...]