Cane-ing out in the Kitchen Recipes

When it comes to food, “The Real” ladies are always on the hunt for tasty new treats, and this year they’re stepping up their game with candy cane milkshakes, popcorn and whoopee pies! Check out these sweet and peppermint-y recipes! 

Candy Cane Milkshake

1 crushed candy cane
3/4 cup milk of choice
1 scoop vanilla ice cream

Blend together! Then, pour in a milkshake glass with crushed candy canes on the rim. 

Candy Cane Popcorn

1 bag popcorn, popped
Candy cane, crushed
6 ounces white chocolate, melted, with red food coloring added 

Combine the popcorn, candy cane and colorful chocolate until mixed. Then, pour the mixture onto a baking sheet and spread out. Let the chocolate cool and break up any large pieces before serving.

Candy Cane Ice Cream Sandwiches

Ice cream sandwiches
Candy canes in Ziploc bag

Crush up some candy canes and roll the edges of each sandwich in the crushed candy. If you’re using a hammer, just remember – safety first!


More In Health

Health Tuesday, October 16

Eczema Awareness Month: What You Need to Know

#Sponsored If you have uncontrolled moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis (aka eczema), you may feel like no one understands what you’re going through, but you’re not alone. Watch Heather’s story and visit for more information.

Health Tuesday, October 16

Understand What's Underneath

For the 1.6 million adults living with uncontrolled moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis (aka eczema), it’s a disease that is often misunderstood. Visit for tools and resources to help manage symptoms.