this bark is even better when you bite it

i wanted to add some variety to my christmas confections this year – i typically make buckeyes to bring home for the holidays. i am still going to make buckeyes this year, but decided to make some peppermint bark as well. it is so easy to make, i can’t believe i’ve never done it before! yesterday i made a batch with a layer of white and a layer of dark chocolate and crushed candy canes on top. it was a little too thick to break up easily, so today i made some with just milk chocolate.

i am not a huge peppermint fan but i know practically everyone else on the planet loves it, so this will make a good gift!

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About Liv

i have a lot of hobbies. i cook and bake – usually, from scratch. i paint, though not as often as I would like. i love to make pottery on the wheel, though this hobby fell by the wayside while I was in grad school. now that I’ve finished, I’m looking forward to potentially getting back into ceramics and devoting more time and energy to all of my hobbies. my mom got me hooked on refinishing garage sale or thrift shop furniture into beautiful, rich pieces for the home. and my true love is crochet – i love the feeling of achievement in taking a ball of yarn and a hook and turning it into a beautiful afghan or purse or set of coasters. in some way or another, all of these hobbies center around making things – thus, creation nation.
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