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6 Tips for Hosting an Easter Gathering

Ideas for an Easter dinner + egg hunt.

6 Tips for Hosting an Easter Gathering

We love any excuse to host a gathering with friends and family, and Easter is no exception. It can be hard to come up with ideas, though, so we thought it would be fun to share a few fun elements we’ve put together at Evermine for an Easter dinner + Easter egg hunt extravaganza! Hopefully our ideas will be helpful for you if you happen to be hosting a party and you’re looking for inspiration. 1. Pick a theme: “Easter” is a theme in itself, but because some of us at Evermine happen … [Read more...]

Lemon Pudding Cakes in a Jar

The perfect dessert for your next spring party!

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I made these lemon pudding cakes a few months ago and was surprised at how utterly scrumptious they were. These lemony delights are similar to a molten lava cake, but they're made with lemon instead of chocolate. It's such a perfect combination of creamy pudding mixed with cake and a crunchy sugar topping. The only challenge now was how to bring this hot dish to a dinner party without needing to bake it there. I swapped out ramekins for wide-mouth canning jars and the solution was simple! … [Read more...]

4 Cute & Easy Kid Valentine Ideas

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'Tis the season for sharing love and cuteness! When coming up with clever ideas for classroom valentines, simplicity is key. Here are 4 fun ideas that your kids will love both making and giving to their classmates this Valentine's Day: 1. Sealed With A Kiss Decorate Hershey's kisses with personalized labels. Pour a handful into heart clasp favor boxes and decorate with a fun Circus style label. Items Needed: • Hershey's Kisses (I chose the caramel flavor) • Small Circle Labels in … [Read more...]

Budget-Friendly Nougat Bar Favors

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Big Hunk Nougat Bars, sold in bulk, make a delicious, budget-friendly favor idea. You can even heat them in the microwave for 12 - 15 seconds and you have instant melt-in-your-mouth, gooey sweet nougat! For a elegant favor idea, I repackaged the bars in flat cello bags with a vintage looking burlap label that matches the hues of the nougat. I am completely hooked on the 'Vintage burlap labels' because they incorporate lovely texture in the the design. Here they resemble burlap which … [Read more...]

Super Bowl Nacho Bar + Free Printables

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Make your annual Super Bowl party truly epic this year by hosting your own Nacho Bar. It's easy to set up and prep ahead of time and guests can enjoy munching on their own nacho throughout the big game. Plus we've designed free printable snack baskets and table tents in your favorite team's colors, making the event truly memorable. How To Host A Nacho Bar: You Will Need: • A large table • A crock pot • Free printable snack baskets and table tents • Beer or other drinks … [Read more...]

Super Bowl Chili-In-A-Jar

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The Super Bowl is right around the corner and I am planning to whip up a big batch of my favorite homemade chili to serve on game day. The best Super Bowl dishes are always a little messy and can be difficult to transport if you aren't hosting, so I like to come up with creative ways to make things single serving and easy to eat in front of the television. This chili-in-a-jar is perfect. Just make up a batch your favorite chili and spoon it into mason jars. I love this idea because you … [Read more...]

Spicy Buffalo Ranch Dip

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For this year’s Super Bowl party, I’ll be making a giant platter of Buffalo chicken wings to go with our buffet of chopped vegetables and chips. To accompany all of this delicious snack-sized dipping food, I’ve decided to whip up a big batch of spicy buffalo ranch dip, and I’ll be serving it in individual sized jars so each guest can have their own and double-dip to their hearts content. Spicy Buffalo Ranch Dip From franksredhot.com • 1 (16 oz.) carton of sour … [Read more...]

New Year’s Eve Party Favors: Midnight Kisses

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The perfect New Year's Eve party calls for the perfect favors. These Midnight Kiss party favors are both clever and fun to make. Pass them out to all your guests as you count down to midnight! Midnight Kiss Party Favors Supplies Needed: • Cardboard tubes • Tissue paper • Ribbon • Custom rectangle labels • Chocolate kisses Wrap each toilet paper tube in tissue paper and secure with tape. Gather one end and tie closed with ribbon. Fill the tube with chocolate kisses and … [Read more...]

New Year’s Eve Party Printables

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Ring in the New Year with these festive party printables from Evermine.com! New Year's Eve is the perfect time to reflect on the passing year, while looking forward to a fresh start. Spend your last night of 2013 with family, friends and champagne. Here are some fun party printables to make your night all the more memorable. Print out these fun party hats to wear at the party! Add your own ribbon to the top of each hat. Don't forget to add ribbon or string on each side for easy … [Read more...]

Quick Gift Idea: Drawstring Gift Bags

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Giving gifts is always fun for me. I feel that it's the thought and details that go into that special moment, that truly make that gift extra meaningful. Here is a very easy way to give a gift! I used these soft cotton bags with a drawstring closure and the cutest personalized pinback button and gift tag to take gift giving to the next level. I love that the bag and pin can be used again, making great memories last even longer. The drawstring gift bag fits all kinds of treats and … [Read more...]