Mother’s Day Gift: Fruity Jam Butter

Mother's Day Gift: Fruity Jam Butter | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Mother’s Day is just one of those days when moms deserve to be pampered. I personally think breakfast in bed is one of the best ways to pamper mom, and when I say breakfast in bed, I don’t mean a fancy breakfast in bed. I’m talking about something really cute and simple. A tray with… 

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Homemade Bubble Bath

Homemade Bubble Bath | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

This winter, I’ve become quite addicted to taking a relaxing bath before bed. What’s wrong with soaking in hot, sudsy water every night? In my opinion, NOTHING! Since visiting my bathtub has become part of my weekly (I mean daily) routine, I’ve been getting creative with what I add to the steaming hot water. I’ve… 

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Mother’s Day Gift: Coffee Vanilla Scrub

Mother's Day Gift: Coffee Vanilla Scrub | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

On the Christmas before last, one of my sisters made vanilla body scrub Christmas gifts, and I loved it! It worked so well on my skin, smelled so good, and I loved that it was something she made for me and the rest of Josh’s sisters. I guess you could say I’m a sucker for… 

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Homemade Za’atar, A Middle-Eastern Spice Mix

Za'atar - Middle Eastern Spice Mix Recipe | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Several years ago, back in my mid-twenties, I happened upon an indescribably delicious morsel at one of Portland’s most longstanding and well-appreciated Lebanese restaurants. A simple herbed flatbread swept me off my feet. Yes it was perfectly baked and boasted a fragrant, gentle olive oil, but most notably, it featured an herb mix that exceeded… 

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Lavender Bath Melts

Lavender Bath Melts | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Sometimes there is someone in your life that works so hard, often thanklessly, who you know should take time for themselves, but refuses. I have a friend who volunteers with kids when she is not taking care of her own. She is always the first to offer help, lend an ear, or even add a… 

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Teacher Appreciation Gift Idea: Personalized Wine Bottles

Teacher Appreciation Gift: Wine Bottles with Personalized Labels and Gift Tags

National Teacher Appreciation week is coming up May 4-8th! Since returning back to work, I rely pretty heavily upon the teachers at my son’s daycare, and they truly deserve some appreciation. Now that my son is entering his “terrible twos,” I wanted our gift to be a little more lighthearted. I know all the teachers… 

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