Soothing Cough Drops

Sometimes a sore throat can really get in the way of our daily lives. But, with this simple soothing cough drops you can ensure that your throat is always soothed while it boost your immune system.

These are going to be full of immune boosting properties that will help ease a sore throat.

Let’s get creating!

This is what you’ll need:

  • 1 cup of honey
  • 1 cup of lemon juice
  • Grated ginger
  • ¼ teaspoon of powdered sugar
  • 2 crushed vitamin c tablets
  • Jar
  • Baking sheet
  • Spoon
  • Pot
  • Whisk
  • Bowl

And this is how to do it:

Step 1: mix together the honey, lemon juice and grated ginger together in a pot. And bring to a boil.

Step 2: when it starts to bubble, whisk it until the bubbles go down and then put it back on the stove to boil. Keep whisking until it turns brown.  

Step 3: carefully pour the mixture into a mould or spoon out small little bits onto a baking sheet.

Step 4: it is important to let the mixture cool

Step 5: In a separate bowl, put in ¼ teaspoon of powdered sugar and 2 crushed tablets, and mixed it together, make sure that there are no lumps.

Step 7: take your cough drops off the baking sheet and put it into the powdered sugar mix and coat them nicely.

Step 8: Take the cough drops out and lace them into a nice jar.

All done and now you have your very own cough drops, so whenever you feel that sore throat coming along, you can just take one, and pop it right into your mouth, soothing that sore throat instantly.

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