Christmas gifts to make

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Gift kits are great for creative kiddos. Group the items together and let your kids create. Check out the fort kit, spy kit and lots more!

Gift Kits You Can Make and Your kids Create

Gift kits are great for creative kiddos. The list below isn't like our list of DIY gifts, these are groups of objects that you can gift to your kids

Little Homeschool Blessings: 2015 Homemade Christmas Gifts Guide: 15+ Ideas for DIY Christmas Gifts!

2015 Homemade Christmas Gifts Guide: 15+ Ideas for DIY Christmas Gifts!

Looking for some ideas of homemade Christmas gifts? We've started work on ours for this year... A felt hen by Ceesa for Wheel one of the jars for the baking/cooking kit \ Ornaments for 2015 Here is our 2015 guide for homemade Christmas gift ideas that kids can make or that you can make for your kids! Doll House Felt Food Crochet a Scarf Botany Kit Peg People Make a Wahoo Game Flower Fairy Outdoor Playhouse Entomology Kit Playhouse Furniture Nativity Homemade Twister Mini-Pies Ornithology Kit…

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Chocolate Crinkle Peppermint Kiss Cookies

Ingredients: 2 cups granulated sugar 1/2 vegetable oil 2 t peppermint extract 4oz unsweetened baking chocolate, melted and cooled 4 large eggs 2 c all purpose flour 2 t baking powder 1/2 t salt 1 c powdered sugar Peppermint Hershey Kisses (about 6dz) (another variation you could use the mint filled Hershey Kisses) 1. Mix granulated sugar, oil, vanilla and chocolate in large bowl. Mix in eggs, one at a time. Stir in flour, baking powder an salt. Cover and refrigerate at least 3 hours. 2. Heat…

White Chocolate Peppermint Sugar Cookie Bark - Mom On Timeout

White Chocolate Peppermint Sugar Cookie Bark

Fabulously festive and perfectly pepperminty, this White Chocolate Peppermint Sugar Cookie Bark is the perfect way to celebrate the season!

Peppermint Puppy Chow: Easy no bake muddy buddies recipe!  Perfect for holidays!

Easy Peppermint Puppy Chow Recipe {Muddy Buddies}

A delicious no bake holiday treat, this Peppermint Puppy Chow recipe is a crowd pleaser! Sometimes called Peppermint Bark Muddy Buddies.

Homemade Peppermint Patties Recipe

Peppermint Patties Recipe

Homemade Peppermint Patties are so easy to make! Cool and minty on the inside with smooth chocolate on the outside, they are a Christmas holiday tradition.

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Science with Crayons (makes great gifts too!)

What you need: old crayons (with wrappers removed) a silicone candy mold (we used a Lego one) Steps: Place broken crayons into molds – smaller molds you may need to chip the crayons into smaller pieces, this mold was nice b/c I could put them in in bigger chunks! Put on a baking tray in oven at 250 degrees for 30-45 min (until the crayons have all melted and they are a liquid). This is where the science comes in! I have to say, not all crayons are made equally, some do not melt as nicely…

Stove-top potpourri kits. Cute neighbor gift idea: one orange, 1/2 c cranberries, 1 Tbs whole cloves, 3 sticks cinnamon, a bit of grated nutmeg.  Instructions: "Quarter the orange, place all in a small saucepan filled with water and simmer on lowest setting. Refill water as needed."

16 Simple Handmade Christmas Gift tutorials | Diary of a Quilter - a quilt blog

Ideas and Tutorials for 16 simple handmade Christmas gifts

These soft and chewy Chocolate Peppermint Cookies have the perfect amount of peppermint flavor to make them bright and festive!  The perfect...

Soft and Chewy Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

These soft and chewy Chocolate Peppermint Cookies have the perfect amount of peppermint flavor and are perfect addition to your holiday cookie trays!

Oreo Peppermint Crunch Cookies from - this easy peppermint cookie will disappear just as fast as you make them

Oreo Peppermint Crunch Cookies

Oreo Peppermint Crunch Cookies - these easy cake mix cookies are loaded with Oreos and peppermint bits. Great treat for holiday parties or cookie exchanges.

28 Last Minute Handmade Gifts

28 Last Minute Handmade Gifts - U Create

Need some inspiration for Last Minute Handmade Gifts? You'll find a gift idea for anybody on your list!