Cinnamon and Pumpkin Spice Marshmallows

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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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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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Fall Wedding Favor: Caramel Apple Cookie Cups

Fall Wedding Favor: Caramel Apple Cookie Cups | The Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Fall weddings have an intrigue of their own that calls for vibrant autumn-inspired wedding colors, cozy decor and, of course, home baked goods that not only leave your house smelling amazing, but also help to keep you warm now that the weather is cool. Luckily, there are plenty of growing fruits and vegetables that are… 

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Crockpot Apple Butter

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As the fall wedding season approaches, I’ve found myself thinking about my favorite homemade treats. Here at the Evermine garden, we have two fairly young apple trees that produce a lot of fruit, and in autumn I like to gather all the apples that have fallen to the ground. These tart green apples are great… 

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Bridal Shower Favors: Peppermint-Tea Tree Soap

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An all-natural grocery store recently opened in my neighborhood. In what I’m sure was an advertising campaign to get folks to come in and shop, they mailed everyone a very nice coupon: a free 32 oz. bottle of Dr. Bronner’s Pure Castle liquid soap. It was a deal I couldn’t pass up! I also just… 

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Bridal Shower Favor: Herbal Epsom Salts

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I was asked to put together favors for a friend’s bridal shower, and decided to whip up a large batch of my favorite bath salts. I’ve been experimenting with Epsom salts lately because I’ve been suffering from sore muscles. You may not know this but Epsom salt isn’t really salt. It’s actually a naturally occurring… 

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