Evermine's Annual Office Cookie Exchange | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Evermine’s 2014 Christmas Cookie Exchange

If you’ve been following this blog for awhile, you may already know about Evermine’s annual office cookie exchange during the holidays. The cool thing about our cookie exchange is that all participants bake their own cookies – no store bought cookies allowed! And let me tell you, we’ve got some talented bakers in our midst,… 

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Holiday Gift Idea: Hidden Money Candy Jars | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Holiday Gift Idea: Hidden Money Candy Jars

Every year for Christmas, my gramma hands out money to all us grandchildren. She doesn’t like handing out the bills by themselves, so she usually looks through her pantry or closet for something to tie the money to. It’s not Christmas without getting my Christmas money rubber-banded around a jar of pickles from her kitchen,… 

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Cookies and Milk for Santa (and Carrots for the Reindeer) | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Cookies & Milk for Santa (And Carrots for the Reindeer)

A few years ago, my niece and three nephews came from out of town to spend Christmas with us. It was my first year with children around for the holidays since I was a kid myself, so I was positively bursting with excitement for all the holiday traditions we would do together. We went on… 

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3 DIY Holiday Ornament Ideas | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

3 DIY Holiday Ornament...

More and more, we find ourselves drawn to DIY projects rather than store bought gifts and treats for the holidays. There's just a cozy, festive feeling that comes from working with your hands this time of year - a feeling that the traffic … read more >

Holiday Recipe: Homemade Peppermint Bark | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Holiday Recipe:...

This is my favorite time of year. While fall (and technically, we’re still in fall) is my favorite season, Christmas is my favorite holiday. I love everything about it: the lights, decorations and the food, to name a few. This is also … read more >

Holiday Recipe: Homemade Eggnog (Naughty and Nice) | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Saturday Sips: Homemade...

Eggnog is a holiday classic. Whether it's something you enjoy on its own or with spirits, warm or refrigerated, it's the perfect beverage to sip upon whilst wrapped up in blankets under cozy twinkle lights. And although eggnog is always … read more >

Holiday Recipe: Chocolate Gingerbread Men (with Candy Canes) | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com #christmas #ediblegift

Holiday Recipe:...

I grew up loving the story of the Gingerbread man, even though it's a strange fairytale: A runaway gingerbread man escapes from a little old lady and little old man, taunting all the animals as he goes, saying, "Run, run as fast as you can, … read more >

Edible Gifts: DIY Spice Blends | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Homemade Spice Blend...

Every year for Christmas, my boyfriend James and I like to make gifts for our friends and family. Since James is a home-chef, we decided to make our own spice blends to give to our fellow foodies this year. We chose three different blends: … read more >

Chanukah Rolling Pin Favors + Brownie Roll-Out Recipe | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Chanukah Rolling Pin...

This recipe for brownie roll out cookies is awesome. It has fantastic texture, keeps its shape and is really my new favorite, no-fail cookie dough. As I prepare for Chanukah, I will be hosting a dreidel cookie bake-a-thon where each guest … read more >