How to Make Grainy Apricot Mustard

Make a budget-friendly batch of Grainy Apricot Mustard for Christmas gifts — a welcome change from cookies and candies. Sweet dried apricots team up with mustard seeds to create this homemade mustard. [more…]

How to Make Chive-Flavored Oil

Flavored oils in pretty bottles make wonderful, inexpensive Christmas gifts. The light oniony flavor of chive-flavored oil enhances salad dressings. But don’t stop there. Try dipping bread in it. Brush [more…]

How to Make Berry-Flavored Vinegar

Berry-Berry Vinegar captures the essence of summer, and is a welcome Christmas gift for family and friends. This colorful berry vinegar is great in salad dressings; it’s particularly delightful on a spinach [more…]

How to Make Blueberry-Citrus Syrup

Homemade blueberry-citrus syrup is an easy, inexpensive Christmas gift for friends and family. Pour the blueberry syrup into a nice jar and pair it with waffle mix, and you’ve given someone the makings [more…]

How to Make Mulled Cider Mix

Mulled cider is a Christmas treat, and this easy mix makes it simple for anyone to enjoy. Package bundles of Mulled Cider Mix in a decorative airtight tin or canning jar and attach a preparation label [more…]

How to Make Senate Bean Soup Mix

Senate Bean Soup Mix is a great Christmas gift for a busy friend or for someone who doesn’t cook much. This convenient bean soup mix will create a hot and hearty meal for some cold winter day. Just add [more…]

How to Make a Basic Cookie Mix

Friends and family will love this convenient cookie mix as a Christmas gift. This mix makes it so easy to have warm, tasty cookies quickly when the kids come home from school, when neighbors drop in, or [more…]

How to Make Waffle Mix

This convenient waffle mix is a great Christmas gift for busy friends. Give these packages of easy waffle mix, and ordinary mornings will become special in a jiffy for the recipients of this breakfast [more…]

How to Make Sweet Onion Marmalade

Onion marmalade? For Christmas? You bet. Gift recipients will love this delicious sweet and savory onion condiment that’s slowly cooked to release all the natural sweetness. Its flavor also gets some help [more…]

How to Make Dog Biscuits

Homemade dog biscuits are a special gift for the dogs and dog lovers on your Christmas list. Grains, milk powder, and molasses make a nourishing cookie. [more…]