Ginger Tea Recipe
The most effective way I have found it to work is to make a fresh ginger tea which is quite simple:
You could also purchase ginger tea at your local grocery store. A great brand is Traditional Medicines. Using a tea pot is great because it has an infuser built inside that is easier to use when you are brewing fresh or loose herbs. There is a great selection at World Market.
Peppermint Tea Recipe
This is a tea that really doesn't need any sweetener added. But if you feel the need to do so add some honey since it has it's own healing benefits. Traditional Medicines has a great peppermint tea.