BIG List of Gifts in a Jar at TheFrugalGirls.com

Pin It ButtonsOn the hunt for some fun Homemade Gifts In Jars Recipes??  Gifts in a Jar are always fun to make… and make such great gifts, too!!

Fall Gifts in a Jar…

Pumpkin Spice M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

Pumpkin Spice M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

Candy Corn M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

Candy Corn M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

Fall Mason Jar Candles

Fall Mason Jar Candles

Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub

Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub

Reese’s Pieces Chocolate Cookie Mix!

Reeses Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar

Butterscotch Chip Cookie Mix in a Jar

Butterscotch Chip Cookie Mix in a Jar

Heath Toffee Cookie Mix!

Heath Toffee Cookie Mix in a Jar

I Love You To Pieces! 

I Love You to Pieces Reeses Pieces Gift in Jar

Cinnamon Spice Cake Mix Cookies in a Jar

Cinnamon Spice Cookie Mix in a Jar

Easy Crockpot Applesauce

Crockpot Applesauce Recipe from TheFrugalGirls.com

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Christmas Gifts in a Jar…

Mason Jar Christmas Candles

Mason Jar Christmas Candles

Christmas M&M Cookie Mix!

Christms M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

Peppermint Crunch Dark Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar!

Peppermint Crunch Dark Chocolate Cookie Mix

French Vanilla Cocoa Mix in a Jar

French Vanilla Hot Cocoa Mix in a Jar

Hot Chocolate Mix in a Jar

Hot Cocoa Mix in a Jar

Candy Cane Bark Recipe

Candy Cane Bark Recipe

Andes Mint Dark Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar!

Andes Mint Dark Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar

Chocolate Coconut M&M Cookie Mix

Chocolate Coconut M&M Cake Mix in a Jar

Milky Way Cookie Mix in a Jar

Milky Way Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar

Peppermint Sugar Scrub

Peppermint Sugar Scrub

Peppermint Bath Salts

How to Make Peppermint Bath Salts at TheFrugalGirls.com

Easy Freezer Jam Recipe

Easy Freezer Jam Recipe

Fun Ideas for Gifts in a Jar Lids!

Fun Ideas for Gifts in a Jar Lids

Mason Jar Candles – Let it Snow!

Mason Jar Let It Snow Candles

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‘Spa Girl’ Gifts in a Jar…

Coconut Vanilla Sugar Scrub

Coconut Vanilla Sugar Scrub

Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub

Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub

Jasmine Coconut Sugar Scrub

Jasmine Coconut Sugar Scrub

Peppermint Sugar Scrub

Peppermint Sugar Scrub

Lovely Lavender Sugar Scrub!

Lavender Sugar Scrub

Lemon Coconut Sugar Scrub!

Lemon Coconut Sugar Scrub

Pamper Yourself Gifts in a Jar!

Pamper Yourself Gifts in a Jar

DIY Coconut-Salt Foot and Body Scrub!

Coconut Salt Scrub

Homemade Jasmine Bath Salts

Jasmine Bath Salts

DIY Lavender Bath Salts

Lavender Bath Salts

Vanilla Bath Salts

Vanilla Bath Salts

Peppermint Bath Salts

How to Make Peppermint Bath Salts at TheFrugalGirls.com

Vanilla Brown Sugar Hand & Foot Scrub

Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub

DIY Lemon Bath Salts

Lemon Bath Salts

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Cookie Mixes & Baked Goodies…

Reese’s Pieces Chocolate Cookie Mix!

Reeses Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar

Heath Toffee Cookie Mix!

Heath Toffee Cookie Mix in a Jar

Lemon White Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar!

Lemon White Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar

Triple Chocolate Fudge Cookie Mix in a Jar

Triple Chocolate Fudge Cookie Mix in a Jar

Candy Corn M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

Candy Corn M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

Butterscotch Chip Cookie Mix in a Jar

Butterscotch Chip Cookie Mix in a Jar

M&M Funfetti Cookie Mix in a Jar!

M&M Funfetti Cookie Mix in a Jar

Triple Chip Cookie Mix

Triple Chip Cookie Mix in a Jar

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Cookie Mix

Reeses Peanut Butter Cup Cookie Mix in a Jar

Cinnamon Spice Cake Mix Cookies in a Jar

Cinnamon Spice Cookie Mix in a Jar

Strawberry Coconut Cookie Mix in a Jar!

Strawberry Coconut Cookie Mix in a Jar

Valentine’s Day M&M Gift in a Jar!

Valentines Day M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

Andes Mint Dark Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar!

Andes Mint Dark Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar

Spring Burst Cookie Mix in a Jar!

Spring Burst Cookie Mix in a Jar

Milky Way Cookie Mix in a Jar

Milky Way Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar

Chocolate Coconut M&M Cookie Mix

Chocolate Coconut M&M Cake Mix in a Jar

Christmas M&M Cookie Mix!

Christms M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

Peppermint Crunch Dark Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar!

Peppermint Crunch Dark Chocolate Cookie Mix

Pumpkin Spice M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

Pumpkin Spice M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

More Gifts in a Jar Mixes + Recipes from your Frugal Friends!
{go here to read through the comments for great tips and ideas!}

Fun Ideas for Gifts in a Jar Lids!

Fun Ideas for Gifts in a Jar Lids

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Mason Jar Candles

Sweet & Simple Mason Jar Candle Holders

Mason Jar Candle Holders

Fall Mason Jar Candles

Fall Mason Jar Candles

Mason Jar Christmas Candles

Mason Jar Christmas Candles

Mason Jar Candles – Let it Snow!

Mason Jar Let It Snow Candles

Valentine’s Day Mason Jar Candles

Valentines Day Mason Jar Candles

Easter Mason Jar Candles

Easter Mason Jar Candles

4th of July Mason Jar Candle Holders

4th of July Mason Jar Candle Holders

Lace & Twine Mason Jar Candles

Lace and Twine Mason Jar Candles

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More Tasty Gifts in a Jar…

French Vanilla Cocoa Mix in a Jar

French Vanilla Hot Cocoa Mix in a Jar

Hot Chocolate Mix in a Jar

Hot Cocoa Mix in a Jar

Candy Cane Bark Recipe

Candy Cane Bark Recipe

Red Velvet M&M White Chocolate Bark

Red Velvet M&M White Chocolate Bark in a Jar

Easy Basil Pesto Recipe

Easy Basil Pesto

Homemade Crockpot Cranberry Sauce

Crockpot Cranberry Sauce in a Jar

Easy Crockpot Applesauce

Crockpot Applesauce Recipe from TheFrugalGirls.com

 

Easy Homemade Salsa

Easy Homemade Salsa

Easy Mango Pineapple Salsa Recipe

Easy Mango Pineapple Salsa

Easy Freezer Jam Recipe

Easy Freezer Jam Recipe

Crockpot Peach Butter Recipe

Crockpot Peach Butter Recipe

Crockpot Spicy Apple Butter

Crockpot Spicy Apple Butter Recipe

S’Mores… in a Jar!

Smores in a Jar

No-Bake Mini Grasshopper Pies

No-Bake Mini  Grasshopper Pies

Raspberry Cheesecake in a Jar!

Raspberry Cheesecake in a Jar

Pistachio Pudding Pie in a Jar

Pistachio Pudding Pie in a Jar

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Sweet Candy Gifts in a Jar…

DIY Wedding Favors: Hugs and Kisses!

DIY Wedding Favors Hugs and Kisses

I Love You To Pieces! 

I Love You to Pieces Gift in a Jar

Spring Kisses… in a Jar!

Spring Kisses in a Jar

Peeps Pops… in a Jar!

Peeps Pops in a Jar

Jar ‘o Gumballs!
{the gum lover’s dream come true!}

Gumballs in a Jar

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Pretty Office Gifts in a Jar

How to Make a Pretty Flower Pen

How to Make a Pretty Flower Pen

Pretty Paper & Book Page Markers…

Pretty Paper Clips and Page Markers

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Pretty Flowers & Gardens in a Jar!

Spaghetti Sauce Jar ~ turned Sweet & Simple Vase!

Mason Jar Vases

DIY Painted Jars with Flowers!

DIY Painted Jars with Flowers

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For the Kids!

DIY Playdough Mix in a Jar!

DIY Playdough Mix in a Jar

Velvet Finger Puppets Set: $5.00 + FREE s/h!

Velvet Animal Finger Puppet Set Sale

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Stylish & Fun Gifts in a Jar!

Bridal Survival Kit Gift in a Jar!

Bridal Survival Kit

DIY Snow Globe Gift Card Holder… in a Jar!

DIY Snow Globe Gift Card Holder

DIY Painted Mason Jars

DIY Painted Mason Jars

Hair Clips in a Jar!
{view the Basic Hair Clippie tutorial here}
{view the Double Ribbon Hair Bow tutorial here}

DIY Hair Clips in a Jar

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Souvenirs & Memories in a Jar!

The Blessing Jar
{such a sweet way to count your blessings!}

The Blessing Jar

Beach in a Jar!

Beach in a Jar

The John Jar!
{my favorite jar of all!}

The John Jar

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Valentine’s Day Gifts in a Jar…

Valentine’s Day Sweetheart Gift in a Jar!

Valentines Day Sweetheart in a Jar

Valentine’s Day Gift in a Jar!

Valentines Day Gift in a Jar for Your Man

Valentine’s Day M&M Gift in a Jar!

Valentines Day M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

Gift in a Jar: M&M’s
{something sweet for your Valentine!}

Valentines Day M&M Gift in a Jar

Gift in a Jar: Hugs & Kisses

Hugs and Kisses in a Jar

Valentine’s Day Mason Jar Candles

Valentines Day Mason Jar Candles

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Easter…

Spring Burst Cookie Mix in a Jar!

Spring Burst Cookie Mix in a Jar

Easter M&M Gift in a Jar!

Easter M&M Gift in a Jar

Easter M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar!

Easter M&M Cookie Mix in a Jar

A Jelly Bean Prayer

A Jelly Bean Prayer

Easter Mason Jar Candles

Easter Mason Jar Candles

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Creative Jar Toppers…

Using Cupcake Liners for Jar Toppers!

Using Cupcake Liners as Toppers for Jars

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Organizing with Jars…

Organizing Cupcake Liners… in Mason Jars!

Organized Cupcake Liners in a Jar

Mason Jar Pencil Holders

Mason Jar Pencil Holders

DIY Chalkboard Tags for Jars!

DIY Chalkboard Tags for Jars

10 Easy Upcycling and Organizing Ideas…

Easy Upcycling Ideas

Organizing Buttons with Jars…

Organizing Buttons with Jars

Chore Sticks for Kids

Chore Sticks for Kids

10 Fun Date Nights at Home Ideas!

Fun Date Night Ideas at Home

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Mason Jar Deals!

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Mason Jar Deals

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More Fun Gift Ideas!

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Get Inspired with this BIG List of Homemade Gift Ideas!

Easy Crafts

Hot Cocoa & Cider Goodie Bags

Hot Cocoa and Cider Goodie Bags

How to Make Chocolate Covered Spoons

How to Make Chocolate Covered Spoons

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Stocking Stuffers for Men

Creative Stocking Stuffers for Kids

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34 Responses to Gifts in a Jar Recipes!

  1. Lisa says:

    I really like the sea shell jar. I lost my recipes for both those&I can’t find them. Also does anyone have the recipe for the friendship bread?it goes into a zip lock bag&you squeeze it everyday&add ingredients on certain days then at some point you can bake it but you can also give starts to people.its been years but I loved that bread.I believe it was a sweet bread recipe

    • Samantha says:

      Amish Friendship Bread
      by unknown
      Do not use any type of metal spoons or bowl for mixing. Do not refrigerate. If air gets into the bag, let it out.
      It is normal for the batter to rise, bubble, and ferment.
      Day 1: Do nothing. This is the date on which you receive the bag. Squish-squash-mush the bag.
      Day 2: Squish-squash-mush the bag
      Day 3: Squish-squash-mush the bag
      Day 4: Squish-squash-mush the bag
      Day 5: Squish-squash-mush the bag
      Day 6: Add to the bag 1 C. flour, 1 C. sugar, 1 C. milk. Squish-squash-mush the bag.
      Day 7: Squish-squash-mush the bag
      Day 8: Squish-squash-mush the bag
      Day 9: Squish-squash-mush the bag
      Day 10: BAKING DAY! Mix and divide the starter as follows:
      Pour entire contents of bag into large non-metal bowl and add: 1½ cup flour, 1½ cup sugar, 1½ cup milk.
      Measure out 4 separate batches of the starter batter, 1 cup each, into 4 separate Ziplock bags (one gallon
      size). Keep one for yourself and give the other 3 to friends along with a copy of this recipe/instructions.
      Pre-heat oven to 325°. To the remaining batter in the bowl, add:
      3 eggs
      1 cup Canola oil
      1 cup milk
      1 cup sugar
      2 tsp cinnamon
      ½ tsp vanilla
      1½ tsp baking powder
      ½ tsp baking soda
      ½ tsp salt
      2 cups flour
      1 large box instant vanilla pudding
      Grease or butter 2 large loaf pans and mix an additional ½ cup sugar and 1½ tsp cinnamon. Dust the
      greased pans with half the cinnamon/sugar mixture. Pour batter evenly into the pans and sprinkle the top
      with remaining sugar mixture.
      Bake for 1 hour. Cool until bread loosens from sides of pan and turn out to serving dish.
      If bag isn’t passed on to a friend on the 10th day, be certain to tell recipient which day the bag is at when
      given to them. If you keep a starter bag for yourself, you will be baking every 10 days.
      PLEASE NOTE
      If you give your starters all away, you will have to wait until someone gives you back a starter or you can
      google how make your own starter. This is not my recipe – it is a copy of a recipe that was passed on
      to me – and now passed on to you.
      If you’d like to reprint this recipe, you can downloaded it at TheHappyZombie.com/pdf/amish.pdf

  2. Melissa S says:

    Thank you for putting all these great ideas in one place. I am making all Christmas gifts this year.

  3. What an awesome list! Thanks so much for putting it together. :)

    Pinning and tweeting it out.

    Cheers,
    Tracy

  4. jenny stroup says:

    I am looking for a recipe for something like this that has powered sugar and some other ingredients in it and you mix it with cream cheese and buttern it also has chocolate chips in it and goes well with graham crackers. I’ve had it but need the recipe for it! Anyone know what I’m talking about??!

  5. Breck Thennes says:

    To Samantha regarding the Amish Friendship Bread — do you have the recipe to start the bread? I’ve never actually started one, but just recieved a bag & passed it along.

    Thanks!

  6. What an excellent collection of ideas!

  7. amanda says:

    Thank you for sharing the Amish Friendship Bread recipe. My husband just requested it the other day and I could not find my recipe….
    I love gifts in a jar, both to give and receive. Thank you for posting these wonderful ideas!

  8. marcia s says:

    I LOVE this site !!! What excellent ideas !! I can not stand to just throw away jars and interesting bottles into landfills !! Will share your site with all my friends and enjoy our time making these things. Love the recipes !!

  9. Deb Stillman says:

    Love homemade gifts

  10. Prachi Goswami says:

    Dear Heidi,
    The ideas were great. Many teachers love cards. I had a great teacher’s day idea. We did it at school.
    Most teacher love junk jewellery and handbags. Get them. For a smaller budget, by a geometry kinda plastic pouch which can be pulled out or anything of the kind. Put a small artificial rose, red pens, pencil and anything u like in it. The teachers r gonna love it. On the other hand, take a pink coloured handmade sheet, write a msg on it with black bold marker and outline it stylishly with white fluid or whitener pens. The message better be short on the first page. Inside paste a sheet on half side with the teacher’s and class’ pictures. On the side left write a msg or poem. I made one myself. At the back, write her name. You can also take cake and chocolates. Try it once!!!

  11. This is one of my favorite sections of your blog, Heidi. It seems like there is something new each time I come back. Thanks!

  12. Rebecca says:

    What a fantastic collection of ideas! I am inspired to create one this week.

  13. Edie Maynard says:

    Love these ideas. I do The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life every year and to raise money for the event, I’m going to sell the candy in the jar for Valentines day. Thank you and know you are helping people to have “less cancer and more Birthdays”

  14. Marie says:

    This is the best list of gift ideas I have ever seen Thank You for such a great list.

  15. Crystelle says:

    Oh my! I’ve never seen soooo many great ideas for gifts in a jar… I love mason jars… :) These ideas are fantastic…!!

  16. Michaela Harvot says:

    I used the Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Cookie Mix jar to make for my hostesses for my baby shower. We are having a girl and naming her Reese so I thought this idea was super cute to give to my hostesses. Thanks for the idea!

  17. Great ideas! Thanks for sharing!!

  18. I love these ideas. I have so many different ideas to do now. Time to get my Craft On!

  19. susan says:

    What great ideas!! We have a very large family. 3 grown children who have managed to produce 22 grandchildren!!
    Thanks for your help!

  20. Jill Martin says:

    This website is awesome…has TONS of good ideas.

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