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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Crockpot Apple Butter

Crockpot Apple Butter | The Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

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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DIY Lemongrass Garbage Disposal Refreshers

Lemongrass Garbage Disposal Refreshers | The Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

What’s the one appliance in your kitchen that you rarely clean? Ok, so from the title of this post it kind of gives away what I am leading up to: the garbage disposal! If you are lucky enough to have one of these appliances then you may run that sucker like a workhorse to grind… 

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Bridal Shower Favors: Peppermint-Tea Tree Soap

Peppermint-Tea Tree Soap Favors | The Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

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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Homemade Pumpkin Spice Syrup

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

Nothing says autumn like pumpkin spice. Instead of treating myself to a pumpkin spice latte from Starbucks this year, I decided to make my own! Now I can have pumpkin spice lattes all season. I gave up coffee about a year ago, so I like to make my own Pumpkin Spice Chai Latte instead. It’s… 

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Honey Maple Granola with Pecans

Honey Maple Granola with Pecans | The Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

During the summer, my husband Josh likes to eat yogurt with granola and fresh blueberries sprinkled on top. It’s light, healthy and filling enough to get him through his work morning until he runs out to Starbucks for his coffee fix. I happen to love the fact that he is eating this stuff. Not because… 

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