Huge Free Resource of Ideas
for Gift in a Jar, Kitchen Mixes, Mug Mixes, Gift Basket
Meals, Homemade Cosmetics, Bath & Body Recipes, and
preparation Ideas that wont empty your pocketbook! Welcome
to KitchenMixGifts , Gift Ideas you can make right in
your own Kitchen!
In the left
hand column you will see a long list of mix recipes in various
categories. To turn these recipes into well received gifts,
simply follow the directions and attach a pretty tag or label
with the instructions for "finishing" the recipe.
mixes should be used within 3-6months. We do not recommend
keeping them for long term storage. For example, cookie mixes,
when stored for too long, tend to dry out a bit. If a mix
contains an item that is normally refrigerated (parmesean
cheese) then it needs to be used immediately. Usually this isn't
a problem once the gift is given however, as these delicious
mixes are hard to ignore!
are individual serving sizes that are cooked & served right in a
coffee mug. They are also known as cup mixes. These mixes are
the perfect size for the elderly, college students, teens &
tweens who are looking for a snack after school.
pretty easy to find at your local Wal-mart, Target, or Farmers
Union/Feed Supply Store. Oftentimes we have seen jars available
at the hardware store as well. If you can't locate jars, don't
worry. Visit our Presentation Page to view lots of great ideas
for presenting your Gift Mixes!
size jar will hold 4-5 cups of mix. (You will need to compress
layers like brown sugar to fit 5 cups). A pint size jar will
hold about 2 cups of mix. You can view your recipe and add up
the amount of ingredients to get a general idea of whether your
jar is large enough.
jars make lovely gifts, they are often expensive to mail, or
harder to find during the winter months. For different
ideas try various types of bags, boxes, tins, and other pretty
containers. Simply attach a tag or label explaining how to
"Finish" the mix. For additional
gift container ideas Click