Homemade Coffee-Coconut Sugar Scrub

Homemade Coffee-Coconut Sugar Scrub | The Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Coffee has been used for centuries as a natural cellulite fighting and skin firming ingredient. The caffeine enhances fat metabolism, and when it’s applied topically, it can absorb and remove liquid fat from your skin, which decreases the appearance of cellulite. Coconut oil is a fantastic natural moisturizing lotion. It is anti-aging, acne fighting and… 

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Honey Jars for Rosh Hashanah

Honey Jars for Rash Hashanah | The Evermine Blog

As the Jewish New Year approaches, I have decided to treat my Rosh Hashanah dinner guests to a sweet take-home favor: mini jars which I have filled with honey and then decorated with a beautiful tag in matching hues. These are useful favors as they will be used for the tradition of ‘apples dipped in… 

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Simple Gift: DIY Mini Picnic Blanket Favors

DIY Mini Picnic Blanket Favors | The Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Aren’t Picnics full of just the most magical moments? It’s a combination of being out in nature, eating delicious food, and being surrounded by laughter and chatter. So for a mini girlfriend getaway from the laundry, dishes, and to-do lists, I have planned a picnic extraordinaire! These mini picnic blanket favors will be ‘oh so… 

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Easy Homemade BBQ Sauce Favors

Easy Homemade BBQ Sauce Favors | The Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

A community summer BBQ always boasts great food, so as a favor for all our guests, I decided to make my favorite (and easy!) homemade BBQ sauce as a take-home gift. This BBQ sauce is simple and delicious, and pleases all tastes. All you need to do is mix and pour into mini bottles and… 

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DIY Candy Gift Bags

DIY Candy Gift Bags for Kids

So, making candy gift bags for 100 children is more than a good dose of a sweet tooth. These frosted tin-tie bags add to the fun of the party as they give a soft hint as to the delightful treats that hide inside. Soft shadows of candy sticks, gum balls and sour sticks look beautiful… 

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Simple Gift: ‘Soda-lighted’ Soda Block Party Favors

Soda-Lighted You're My Neighbor!

Block parties are a great way to get to know the people who also call your street home. Where neighbours are friendly, there is an increased sense of community, reduced crime, and pride of ownership (or rentership!). This is why there is a community small grants program where I live where neighbours get together and… 

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