Category Archives: Homemade Gift Ideas

Hot Chocolate Mug makes great gifts!


Ingredients: Coffee mug Two Hot cocoa packets Candy Canes One cup of mini-marshmallows Directions: Place one cup of marshmallows into a ziplock bag for freshness and place into mug with the two packets of hot cocoa mix. Place in two … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas Gifts, Gift Baskets

Chocolate Coffee Spoons


Ingredients: 1 pkg clear plastic spoons 4 oz chocolate (dark or milk) 4 oz white chocolate crushed peppermint candies or sprinkles Instructions: Melt chocolate separately in microwave. Dip plastic spoons into melted chocolate. Roll into crushed peppermint or pour on … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas Gifts

Kid's Journal Jar


From their website: “Spark young writers with a clever non-food gift in a jar: a Kid’s Journal Jar. Simple, kid-friendly questions turn journaling sessions into fun! We’ve made it easy to craft your Kids’ Journal Jar. Free printable journal prompts … Continue reading

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Spice Ornaments


These spice ornaments are so aromatic! You can’t help but think of Christmas time!! Make a spice ornament in the shape of a present (or a treasure chest). Once it is dried and cooled, paint on the Scripture reference “Ephesians … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas Gifts


For Christmas this year, we made "Blessing Boxes" for our family members! The blessing boxes consisted of homemade soaps and several bags of goodies including: Chocolate covered pretzels, snickerdoodles, sugar cookies, chocolate chip cookies, Rice Krispie Treats,   We didn’t … Continue reading

Posted in 2008/2009 School Year, Christmas Gifts