Holiday Centerpiece Idea: Mini Pinecone Trees

Mini Pinecone Trees | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

I tend to think that nature does a pretty good job of making things beautiful just as they are. A few embellishments here or there can bring out the theme, like adding a bit of sparkly glass to rustic holiday accoutrements like pine cones and holly. Red and green are a classic color combination for… 

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Simmering Spices

Homemade Simmering Spices | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

This is the time of year when I do a lot of cooking. Sometimes I think I cook more during this season than I do the other three combined! Many weekends and late nights are spent preparing multiple meals to go into the freezer. The bounty of fresh food that is available simply tastes better… 

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5-Bean Vegetarian Soup Mix in a Jar

5-Bean Vegetarian Soup Mix in a Jar | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

When the colder weather arrives, a weekday dinner will often consist of some sort of warming soup. This vegetarian bean soup is a simple recipe that is full of nutrition to keep you warm from the inside out. Made using dry ingredients, it’s so pretty that it makes a great gift when presented in a… 

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Italian Bread Dip Mix

Italian Herb Mix Gifts | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Good quality olive oil and sweet, aged balsamic vinegar, swished with herbs makes a luxuriously rich and flavorful bread dip. By making the herb mix in advance, you can hurry along the process and never have to let an oven-warmed loaf wait in vain. Even better, make a bunch and you will have some to… 

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DIY Scrabble Magnets

DIY Scrabble Magnets | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

What is it about wood scrabble tiles that is so attractive? Is it the memories of a triple word score winning the game? Laughs over the crazy words you can spell? Or the simple aesthetic of the smooth wood and rounded corners? Perhaps it is all of those things, and probably a lot more to… 

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Halloween Ghost Jars

Halloween Ghost Jars for Halloween | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

My son’s very favorite thing right now is trying to scare people. He’s just a toddler so he will peek around a corner (from where I am well aware he is hiding) and exclaim, “Boo!” I feign terror, scream, and he giggles uncontrollably until we start the whole thing over again. This all started from… 

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