Saturday Sips: Strawberry Rhubarb Lemonade

Saturday Sips: Strawberry Rhubarb Lemonade | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Now that we’re well into spring, we want to sip on something that’s both super refreshing and seasonal, and the combination of strawberry with rhubarb not only creates an amazing flavor combination, but it also captures the very heart of the season. For the freshest and most flavorful results, harvest your own berries and rhubarb… 

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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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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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Homemade Sugar and Spiced Nuts

Homemade Sugar and Spiced Nuts | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

If you’re looking for a shower favor that is very doable, universally likeable, and mostly healthy but with a twist of decadence, check this one out. These sugar and spiced nuts are super yummy! The sweetness of sugar and cinnamon contrasts with just a touch of cayenne to wake up your taste buds. It’s a… 

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Edible Gifts: Preserved Lemons

Preserved Lemons Recipe | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Up until recently, I knew nothing about preserved lemons beyond seeing them listed as an ingredient in recipes and swiftly substituting for fresh lemons instead. But as my culinary adventures continued, I became more and more curious about them. What did they taste like? How were they actually used? Preserved lemons are primarily used in… 

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