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Looking to combine your holiday baking with your gift giving?

Nancy Smith - Friday, December 12, 2014

Here's a quick, easy, yummy and thoughtful gift idea...

Santa's Cookies in a Jar:

Santa's Cookies in a Jar DIY gift

What you will need for the tags:

  • Printer
  • Card Stock
  • Scissors
  • Glue Dots

What you will need for the jar:

  • 1 quart Mason Jar
  • 1  1/3 cup of all-purpose flour, spooned into measuring cup & leveled
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 3/4 cup of M&Ms
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1/4-3/4 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips (depends on if you have room)


  • Mix the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt together
  • Layer all the ingredients in a 1 quart mason jar in the order list
  • Create jar tags on card stock and cut out
  • Attached recipe tags to front and back of jar with glue dots
  • Enjoy!

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