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10 Holiday Gifts From The Kitchen

By , SparkPeople Blogger
As a mother of three kids, my circle of fellow parents, new friends, and my kids' teachers is really growing fast. This year, I'm trying to find simple gifts that will express my appreciation, share my commitment to health and wellness, and yet won't break the bank. I've gathered some of my all-time favorite simple homemade gifts below that will look beautiful, while creating fun memories in the kitchen with your loved ones. 
Chef Meg's Fragrant Simmer Pot Sachet

Hot Cocoa Mix in a Jar

Nine Bean Soup Mix

Samantha's Cranberry Pumpkin Bread

Chef Meg's Vanilla Flavoring

Chef Meg's Pumpkin Pie Spice Mix

Apple Cider Spice Mix

Caramel Popcorn (Chef Meg's Makeover) 

Stepf's Maple-Almond Butter Granola

Chef Meg's No Added Sugar Pumpkin-Apple Butter

What gifts will come from your kitchen this year?
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KHALIA2 10/2/2019
Great Ideas! Thanks! Report
I'll be making up some brownie-in-a-mug mix for my family. One is gluten and dairy free, so hers will be especially special! I'll be using vanilla powder as one of the ingredients. I just have to be careful to buy the real thing, not flavored sugar! Report
Great ideas! Thanks! Report
Home-made gifts are wonderful and I've made them in the past. Not this year. I'm running so much that it's out of the question, especially when I'm not home on the weekends. Maybe next year. Report
What great ideas! Report
This year I made truffles (not low calorie by any means), cookies, canned rummed pears, pickles, and home brewed limeade. I love Christmas baking and cooking because it is a time that I can cook things I normally won't and give them away--all while getting to try just a bit of the goodies myself (and staying in my calorie ranges!). Report
home made gifts are the greatest better than store brought Report
I'm giving the No Added Sugar Pumpkin-Apple Butter to friends and I see a couple others items listed I may try as well. Report
Thank You very much for the recipes. God Bless You and Have a Wonderful Week. Report
Thanks for posting these recipes. Report
Thank you so much for sharing I love Home made gifts. Report
I always think Home made gifts are the best! Report
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