Chocolate and Oatmeal Cookies in a Jar

Chocolate and Oatmeal Cookies in a Jar

This past holiday season, my mom sent me a large box that was filled with countless mason jars complete with ingredients to make some of my favorite foods including soups and cookies. To me, this seemed like the perfect gift to give and receive so I recently decided to try out this fun food-related craft to see what I could create. In my version of these cookies in a jar, I decided to create Chocolate and Oatmeal Cookies.

Typically, these gifts are given around the holidays. However, they are also nice to give as hostess, “welcome to the neighborhood,” and teacher gifts. Family and friends always love receiving these jars filled with delicious recipes because not only are they beautiful to display on the counter, but they are also fun to bake.

Be sure to stop by my guest post on Mom It Forward where I share a recipe for Chocolate and Oatmeal Cookies in a Jar!


  • Reply March 7, 2011 at 6:53 pm

    I love this concept and so do my family and friends :-) since they got this as part of their goodie bag for Christmas. This is an easy way to get them in the kitchen and bake their own cookies :-)

  • Reply Jennifer March 7, 2011 at 8:59 pm

    My mom got a few of these for Christmas this year and they were so much fun to make. Yours looks beautiful and sounds super yummy!

  • Reply Kelly @ Evil Shenanigans March 8, 2011 at 5:37 pm

    So cute, and what a great gift!

  • Reply marla March 9, 2011 at 9:48 pm

    Such a fun gift idea. Love the mini whisk!

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