Spiced Kettle Corn Baby Shower Favors

Baby Shower Gift Idea: Spiced Kettle Corn | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Did you know that kettle corn is quite easy to make at home, without fancy equipment? It is. So totally doable. I co-hosted a baby shower recently, and contributed some delicious – tasting and looking – packages of homemade spiced kettle corn. I made use of the very handy large frosted tin-tie bags available from… 

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Stump Tournament Invites

Stump Tourney Invites | The Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

I first encountered the game of Stump years ago in New Hampshire when a few college classmates of mine cajoled me into joining them at their creekside, gully-shaded shack for an evening. The plan was their usual Saturday night: dinner, an outdoor fire, a few homemade ciders and a game of Stump. This game, clearly… 

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Bun in the Oven Baby Shower Favors

Bun in the Oven Baby Shower Favors | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

It’s always fun coming up with baby shower favor ideas that are cute and delicious, and this recipe for homemade Orange Sweet Rolls is perfect for just such an occasion. To make sure that the rolls fit inside our small gift boxes, we decided to get creative with our baking technique. Instead of baking our… 

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Hank’s Fire Truck-Themed Birthday Party

Hank's Fire Truck-Themed Birthday Party | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Sound the alarm, Hank turned two! I’m now entering the world of themed birthday parties as my little one’s pals are no longer babies. Hank’s fire truck themed birthday bash was definitely the party of the year (according to a gang of exited two-year-olds). I was grateful to get an invite, and I snapped a… 

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Horseradish Puree

Horseradish Puree | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

I have someone I think you should meet. He’s very strong, a little tough on the outside but tender on the inside; he might make you tear up a little, but he’s surprisingly sweet; and today, just because he’s meeting you, he’s dressed up in a suit. Please meet my new friend: Horseradish Root. Actually,… 

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Vinegar Hair Rinse Favors

Vinegar Hair Rinse | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Though I’ve never met Rosemary Gladstar, a renowned North American herbalist, I humbly consider her one of my herbalism mentors. As I’ve gotten to know her, especially through her book Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health, I realize this lady knows how to do it right. She discusses the importance of creating a special bathing place,… 

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