Here's something you can do to share your baked goods ~
My step mom does something like this at christmas time. She makes a hot chocolate jar though. HOt chocolate mix on the botton. Chocolate chips and topped with marshmellows. SO good!
That's a cute idea with the pops in the jar. Last year at I Christmas I made gift baskets with gifts in a jar each one included a soup mix, cornbread mix, and brownie mix. They ended up getting a complete meal.
That is a really good idea!! I hope I remember that this year when it's closer to Christmas. LOL
Quoting 4kidz916:That's a cute idea with the pops in the jar. Last year at I Christmas I made gift baskets with gifts in a jar each one included a soup mix, cornbread mix, and brownie mix. They ended up getting a complete meal.
"Makes a wonderful gift for a new bride-to-be, a friend under the weather, or just to say thanks! And it tastes great, too! Decorate the jar with a fabric lid and/or a bow tied around the neck. Be sure to attach the cooking instructions to the jar."
I love this idea :O) it could also just be handy for stocking up and having things ready to go for yourself
Sift flour, measure, then stir in baking soda and baking powder.
Layer the ingredients in a clean glass wide mouth quart sized jar. For each jar, layer 3/4 cup granulated sugar, then 1/2 cup powdered drink mix, then 1 3/4 cup flour (mixed with 1/2 teaspoon baking soda and 1/2 teaspoon baking powder), then 1 1/2 cups vanilla baking chips. Tamp the first three layers firmly to compact ingredients.
Attach a copy of the cooking directions on a tag using the instructions below.
Orange Dreamsicle Cookies
Preheat oven to 375°.
Empty jar into a large mixing bowl. Add 1/2 cup softened butter, 1 egg (slightly beaten)and 1 teaspoon vanilla extract. Mix until well-blended
Form dough into 1-inch balls. Place 2 inches apart on a lightly greased baking sheet.
Bake for 12 to 14 minutes, until tops are lightly browned. Cool 5 minutes, then remove to a wire rack until completely cool.
Makes 2-1/2 dozen
5 stars based on 5 Reviews
Servings: 7 Jars
Prep Time: 20 min
Cook Time: 30 min
5 cups blueberries6 1/2 cups sugarZest of two lemonsJuice of two lemons2 (3 ounce) envelops liquid fruit pectin (Ball Fruit Jell)7 (8 oz.) Canning Jars with lids
Prepare jars and lids according to manufacturer’s instructions.
In a large saucepan over high heat add blueberries, sugar, lemon zest and lemon juice. Stir frequently while bringing to a rolling boil. Stir in pectin and continue boiling for 1 minute. Remove from heat. Skim any foam if necessary and ladle into the hot prepared jars. Be sure to leave at least a 1/4” space at the top of the jar. Place the cap on the jars and process for another 15 minutes in a canner with boiling water.
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