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Holiday Cookies Jar Recipe

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I hope you will enjoy my Holiday Cookies jar recipe! Gifts in a jar are super simple to make and are always and appreciated home made gift!


Not only are they yummy but the mix can be made ahead and I have included some free printable labels to make it so easy!


Holiday Cookies Jar Recipe

1 1/3 cups flour

1/4 cup sugar

3/4 cup packed brown sugar

1 cup M&Ms

1 cup regular oats

1 tsp. baking soda

1/2 tsp.Kosher salt (or 1/4 tsp table salt)

To make cookies, mix jar contents with 1/2 cup melted butter, 1 egg and 1 teaspoon vanilla. Drop by 2 tablespoons on cookie sheet. Bake for 10 minutes at 350°.

(makes about 2 dozen cookies)


Layer in a 1 quart jar

1.  Mix flour, salt & baking soda, place in bottom of  jar

2. Oats

3. M&Ms

4. Brown Sugar (press down firmly)

5. Sugar

Screw lid on tightly, add ribbon and the labels and you have a sweet gift!

Holiday Candy Cookie Mix Labels


…only a couple of weeks until Christmas. If you are needing some handmade gift ideas please check out the Handmade Gift Guide!


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