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 Waffle Cones

Homemade Waffle Cone Recipe | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Shavuot is a favorite holiday, and one of the ways we celebrate is by hosting a community ice cream party. It is customary to eat dairy foods on this holiday, and without a doubt, our ice cream bar wins, hands down, because of our homemade waffle cones. To create our waffle cone display, we typically… 

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“Meant to Bee” Honey Wedding Favors

"Meant to Bee" Wedding Favors | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Rustic outdoor weddings are all the rage. With gorgeous natural elements like wood slice cake stands and wildflower bouquets, a summer outdoor wedding wouldn’t be complete without honey. Especially if that is the pet name for your betrothed! Honey wedding favors can be created a number of ways. Most simply, you can purchase small jars… 

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Grain-Free Nut & Seed Granola Recipe

Grain-Free Nut and Seed Granola Recipe | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

I sure do love a good granola on top of yogurt in the morning. To me, granola is a special treat since it’s slightly expensive and often heavily sweetened. I get that it’s somehow a symbol for a fringe, hippie lifestyle, but it seems like an outdated characterization. This stuff is mainstream anymore! Well, somewhat… 

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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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