Cooling Peppermint Foot Balm

Cooling Peppermint Foot Balm | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

I love the smell and feeling of peppermint, especially when it comes to feet. There is something about the refreshing coolness on feet that feels good no matter what time of year it is. In winter, when feet can get especially dry, it’s good practice to apply foot balm right after a bath or shower…. 

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Air Plant Wedding Favors

Air Plant Wedding Favors | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Since I’ve begun working part-time at a local apothecary, I’ve fallen in love with air plants. I never knew they grew in so many different sizes and varieties. On top of that, there are endless ways to display them. Today I’m going to show you how to create a beautiful air plant arrangement, perfect for… 

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Damiana Love Liqueur

Damiana Love Liqueur | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

As a budding herbalist, I’ve gotten to know a special herb called damiana over the past several seasons. Damiana, native to the southwestern United States and Mexico, has been used as a sexual tonic for both men and women, and also to bring activity and energy to the lower abdomen. What fun! One of the… 

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Shot Glass Mini Bouquet Favors

Mini Shot Glass Vase Favors | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

I am super excited about an upcoming workshop in preparation for the holiday of Shavuot. This workshop will be for women, and promises to be fun and inspiring as we learn tips & techniques for taking care of cut flowers in our homes. One of the customs of the holiday of Shavuot is to fill… 

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Rose Petal Jam (Gulqand)

Rose Petal Jam (Gulqand) {Recipe) | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

As a student of herbalism and natural medicine, I’ve been experimenting with making tinctures, syrups, decoctions, teas, fermentations and other slippery, startling, sweet, harrowing or lilting flavors and textures for several years now. It’s been a riot at times, but mostly it’s been a lot of widened-eyes after first tries and glad smiles for new… 

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Pet Recipe: Sweet Potato Dog Cookies

Sweet Potato Dog Cookies | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

When I adopted my Boston Terrier, I was told that the breed can be a bit stinky. In fact, his mother was affectionately nicknamed “Stinky Tinky,” and his sister was “Windy Mindy.” You can guess by these monikers that the pups suffered from terrible gas. These tiny dogs can surprisingly clear out a room in… 

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