Caramel Apple Dippers

Homemade Gift Idea: Caramel Apple Dippers | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Serendipity. That’s what you call a fortunate happenstance. As in, “It’s serendipity that this caramel dip turned out so well, even though I was trying to make Dulce de leche.” You see, this sauce tastes just like a caramel apple from the fairgrounds, but it was created by a stovetop flop. Remember the Caramel in… 

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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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DIY Pressed Herb Candles

DIY Pressed Herb Candles | The Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

This summer, I’ve fallen in love with growing fresh herbs in my garden and finding creative ways to harvest and use them. My favorite herb by far has been lavender. I’ve made my own eye pillows and sachets, and even lavender lemonade and cookies. Now that it’s officially fall, I’m still finding ways to keep… 

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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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S’more Fun Kits

S'more Fun Kits | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Now that fall is upon us, it’s time to bundle up and get cozy indoors, but just because we’re inside doesn’t mean we can’t light up a personal fire and have s’more fun! As you all know by now, a good cozy fire always gets my spirits up, but an ooey gooey chocolatey s’more gets… 

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Cinnamon and Pumpkin Spice Marshmallows

Pumpkin Spice Marshmallows | The Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Marshmallows are a dangerous thing, especially if they are within arms reach and floating in a mug of hot chocolate. Lately, friends of mine have been saying that homemade marshmallows are the best thing ever, but I never thought to make them myself until recently. Although I consider myself a capable cook, I never thought… 

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