Thinking up clever, thoughtful holiday gifts is a major challenge every year. A trip to the store becomes an overwhelming time suck, and difficult DIY projects are left unfinished. Here at The Good Stuff we want you to have simple and delightful homemade gifts that are easy to make, can be produced quickly in bulk, and that cater to all different tastes. We’ve found 7 homemade holiday gifts in jars that’ll make you the most popular gift-giver of the year. Choose one of these amazing treats for a low-stress, easy way to get it all done this holiday season.
1. Salted Caramel Sauce
This salted caramel sauce recipe comes with free jar printables. Apples or shortbread cookies make perfect dipping companions for this indulgent sauce.
2. Hot Chocolate Mix
This homemade hot chocolate mix makes a fun and festive gift, and the free printable gift tag is a bonus!
3. Pumpkin Cookies
Friends, teachers, or neighbors will love getting a batch of these yummy, easy-to-make pumpkin cookies!
4. Winter Chili in a Jar
Lentils are the secret to this quick-cooking chili, and your friends will thank you as they warm a big pot of this easy winter chili on the stove.
5. Quick Bread in a Bottle
Give your friends a baking head start with this lovely chocolate chip and oatmeal quick bread in a bottle.
6. Spice Rub
This DIY spice rub doesn’t have to be saved for Father’s Day only. It will make a perfect treat this holiday season.
7. Strawberry Vanilla Bean Jam
This easy-to-make strawberry and vanilla bean jam gets a flavor boost from balsamic vinegar and vanilla bean- you’ll never want plain strawberry jam after tasting this recipe.