Archive for Mason Jar

Rudolph Jar Gifts

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BROOKSIDE Chocolate for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. The holidays are quickly barreling down on us and I’m doing my absolute best to stay ahead of it.  One way that I’m doing this is by creating fun gifts like these Rudolph Jar Gifts using one of my favorite chocolates as the filler.  Who can resist cuteness with chocolate? …continue reading


Teacher Gift Idea: Soup in a Jar

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Campbell Soup Company for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. When it comes to creating gift ideas I like to think of outside of the box ideas, but I also want it to be something that I know people will use.  Riley absolutely adores her teacher and we are so very fortunate to have such a knowledgeable and dedicated …continue reading


Mason Jar Lid Snowman Ornaments

This may contain affiliate links. Hello Melrose Family Readers! Christy here again from Confessions of a Serial Do-it-Yourselfer sharing easy and fun snowman ornaments made from mason jar lids! I bought two cases of mason jars to hold tea lights for our Halloween Display on Halloween night, and I just couldn’t bring myself to throw away the lids. I saved them in a bag and have been trying to think …continue reading


Mason Jar Gifts

I absolutely love packaging gifts in mason jars.  I think they look adorable with a little added tag or ribbon.  Plus, you can package anything from a sugar scrub to cupcakes.  The choices are just endless.  In order to get your creative juices flowing and to check some people off of your list for the holidays, I’ve put together more than 20 Mason Jar Gifts that would be perfect for …continue reading


Gifts for Her: Pedicure in a Jar

I seriously have a thing for Gifts in Jars.  I don’t know what it is about them, but I just love them.  They always look so cute in the jar and it’s easy to create a cute gift tag to put on it.  In order to help you complete your list for Gifts for Her, since we already helped you complete your Preschooler list with our Preschooler Stocking Stuffers, we …continue reading


Turkey Mason Jar Gift

I am so excited about this easy Turkey Mason Jar Gift because it’s the perfect craft to put together with the kiddos and it is so versatile.  Plus, you can make sure to use it for my Turkey Popcorn Mix as a perfect Thanksgiving favor or gift that the kids and adults will all love. Turkey Mason Jar Gift You’ll need {these are all affiliate links so that you can …continue reading


Strawberry Cupcakes

I clearly have a thing for cupcakes.  I love being able to take a tried and true favorite food and turn it into a cupcake.  It doesn’t matter if it’s fruity, like my Blueberry Lemonade Cupcakes or inspired by a chocolate bar, like my Baby Ruth Cupcakes.  It’s all about making it into an individual sized bite of heaven and I definitely did that with these Strawberry Cupcakes with French …continue reading


Mason Jar Crafts: Playdough Easter Bunny

This year I am trying my absolute best to create gift ideas for Riley’s preschool friends that are not food related, which you all know if very difficult for me.  I mean, for heavens sake, I have a page just for Cupcake Recipes!  Luckily, the party planner in me automatically thinks of a fun favor idea for a holiday inspired party.  I created this adorable Playdough Easter Bunny from my …continue reading


Christmas Cookie Recipe Gift

I'm trying my absolute best to make this into a handmade holiday.  I have a tendency of putting the majority of my gifts into mason jars.  I just can't help it!  I have everything from my Cucumber Green Tea Sugar Scrub to my Peppermint Cupcakes.  I definitely seem to like things that either smell good or taste amazing so these Christmas Cookie Recipe Gift should come as no surprise.  They ...


Holiday Mason Jar Craft Extravaganza

I don't know about you, but I am just so excited for the holidays this year.  Riley understands so much more and now with two girls it's double the fun.  One of my favorite ways to give a gift is in a mason jar.  I don't know about you, but there's just something so stinkin' cute about putting the perfect holiday gift into a mason jar.  Luckily, I have ...


Mason Jar Peppermint Cupcakes

These cupcakes are the ultimate holiday gift.  Who doesn't like receiving a sweet treat as a gift?  I know I certainly do.  Especially, when it consists of cupcakes.  These are just a little bit more than your normal cupcakes with red velvet cake and peppermint frosting.  I start wishing for a spoon just thinking about it.  These Mason Jar Peppermint Cupcakes are the ultimate indulgence with multiple cupcakes topped ...

Mason Jar Lemon Centerpieces

Any time I plan a party I want to it to come together perfectly.  I always use my Party Planning Guide  to make sure that everything from food to decor is covered.  We recently celebrated Avery's baptism that centered around pink and burlap so I wanted something natural for my centerpieces.  I created Mason Jar Lemon Centerpieces that were simple, yet elegant.  The great thing about these centerpieces is that the ...

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