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Coupon Abbreviations
  • SC = Store Coupon
  • MC = Manufacturer Coupon
  • SS = Smart Source
  • RP = Red Plum
  • PG = Proctor and Gamble
Coupon Terms
  • WYB = When You Buy
  • B1G1 = Buy One Get One Free
  • .75/1 = 75 cents off one item
  • .75/3 = 75 cents off three items
  • EXP = Expiration Date

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Homemade Holiday Treat Ideas 

I received the little gift above from a friend (hot chocolate & marshmallow on a stick) and I thought rather than doing a menu plan this week, that it would be fun for us to all share our favorite homemade treat ideas.

You can make a variety of fun food gifts with common ingredients you have on hand. Show your friends and family your creative & thoughtful side by whipping up one of these fun recipes to share!

To make life easier on yourself use printable recipe tags and gift labels that are already designed (see below).  Tie them on with a pretty ribbon and you’ve got a personalized gift that didn’t take long or cost a lot, but will be really be enjoyed by everyone you give it to.

Gift Ideas

Hot Chocolate on a Stick – Recipe
Cream, Sweetened Condensed Milk, Chocolate Chips

Homemade Marshmallows – Recipe
Sugar, Water, Light Corn Syrup, Powdered Gelatin

Peanut Butter No Bake Cookie Bites – Recipe
Oats, Sugar, Peanut Butter, Milk, Butter

Nutter Butter Snowmen – Recipe
Nutter Butters, White Chocolate, Orange Tic Tacs, M&Ms

Mason Jar Cookie Mix Gifts
(adapt your favorite cookie recipe or use one from the Crisco Recipe Book below)

Free Printable Recipe & Gift Labels

Crisco – Free Holiday Recipe Book & Gift Tags

All You Magazine –  Free Gift Labels & Recipe Cards