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Are you in search of last minute Christmas gift ideas? Unexpected guests or last minute party invitations can send anyone into a holiday tailspin but you don’t have to worry. These simple Last Minute Gift Ideas will help you keep your holiday spirit and give last minute holiday gifts that everyone will still like.
The candy bouquets at the store look nice but they are so overpriced with a few supplies and a trip to the Dollar Store you can make your own candy bouquets and save. Continue reading
Teachers spend so much of their time dedicated to our children and we want to make sure that the gift they receive spreads the holiday cheer. I have many teacher friends and each year they receive numerous coffee mugs and reusable cups. So I have created a list of top 10 Gift Ideas for Teachers. Continue reading
Do you wonder what the Jewish people buy for one another.. The same things as Christian people. I have had people ask me that. Yup, I smiled and answered in a way that only I can answer we buy one another savings bonds we know the value of a dollar. Then when they look shocked I tell them the secret we buy the same gifts. We just buy 8 gifts.Continue reading
The liquid soap I used had a bit of color to it so I did not add any coloring. If you do you may need to add additional drying time. Yield 48 ounces, enough for 24 baths.
Attach a label with these directions to your Gifts in Jars: Foaming Bath Salts: Pour 1/4 cup of the salts into the bath under running water.
Layer ingredients in the order given in a 1 quart WIDE mouth canning jar. It will be a tight fit, make sure you pack each layer firmly before adding the flour mixture. As you pack each layer down make sure you are doing so evenly around the jar. After each layer, brush down any crumbs from the inside of the jar.
Makes 3 dozen cookies.
Variation: If you prefer other dried fruit such as cranberries or figs use those instead of or in a mixture with the raisins. Chips (butterscotch, chocolate, cacoa nibs, peanut butter or a mixture of all of them) may also be substituted. In the above recipe pictures a mixture of butterscotch and chocolate chips are used.
If you would like to make your own topper labels Amazon has labels that fit the top of a regular mouth canning jar perfectly. When decorating a topper label you can make a design, family motto, or a message to make the jar look more professional. If the decoration for your Gifts in jars is such that you don’t want to detract from the looks of the jar with the directions label, use a round label and attach it to the BOTTOM of the jar.