DIY Dream Pillows

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This year I’ve become almost obsessively interested in learning about herbs and both their healing and magical properties. I love making my own scent blends, and discovering new ways to use and make herbal gifts. While shopping at Goodwill, I found a book called, Making Herbal Dream Pillows by Jim Long and fell in love… 

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Simmering Spices

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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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DIY Fingernail Polish Remover Favors

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This is a really easy and fairly inexpensive do-it-yourself project that can be used for party favors. I made them for a teen’s birthday, but it can also be given at bridal showers, baby showers and even a bat mitzvah. I found inspiration for this on Pinterest, but my project is different in that I… 

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Simple Gift: Fall Cooking Class Favors

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Cooking classes are so much fun! Think about it: all you do is talk about food, ingredients and how to mix and match the smells, textures and flavors! And of course, tasting is just as much fun as cooking (or maybe a bit more fun). So for a gourmet kosher cooking class, I will be… 

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Homemade Apple Cider Vinegar

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After a few years of flirting with fermentation projects here and there—koji, kombucha, pickles—I’ve come across one with real everyday and everyone potential: apple cider vinegar. I’m sharing it here at Evermine.com because it’s easy to make, easy to love, and it’s made with just the scraps of apples, something you may find yourself replete… 

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Autumn Leaf Candle Centerpiece

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The warm glow of candlelight is so very romantic, isn’t it? As the summer turns to autumn, doesn’t it seem that the light outdoors is that of a flickering candle? The colors of fallen leaves are so bright and fiery, as the sun sits low in the sky bathing every surface in golden light. It’s… 

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