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**Beef Chili** small jar (babyfood) plastic cow (or any small cow figurine) dry beans   Directions: Place a small cow in the jar. Add some dry beans. Label “Beef Chili” ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~     **Chicken Noodle Soup**   small jar (babyfood) plastic chicken (or any small chicken figurine) egg noodles   Directions: Place a small chicken […]

More Drink Mixes

  AMARETTO COCOA MIX   10 1/2 C. Non-Fat Dry Milk 4 C. Confectioner’s Sugar 2 8 oz. Jars of Amaretto Flavored Non-Dairy Powdered Creamer 3 1/2 C. Chocolate Mix for Milk (Nestle’s Quick) 2 3/4 C. Non-Dairy Powdered Creamer 1/2 tsp Salt   Directions: Combine all ingredients and store in an airtight container. This […]

Drink Mixes

  One is never too old to enjoy hot chocolate, and this is a special way to share it with a friend. 3 cups powdered milk ½ cup cocoa ¾ cup sugar Dash of salt Sift the ingredients into a large bowl. Pack the mix into an airtight container. Attach this to the Jar. Hot […]

Soup, Rice & Seasoning Mixes

  Layer the ingredientsin the order given in a 1 and 1/2 cup jar.   Attach to Jar: Curried Rice Serves 6 2 1/2 cups water 1 package curried rice mix In a medium saucepan bring the water to a boil. Add the rice mix. Cover and reduce the heat to a simmer for 20 […]

Bread, Pancakes, Oatmeal, Muffins

  1 3 oz. jar non-dairy creamer 1/2 cup brown sugar; firmly-packed 1/2 cup walnuts; chopped 1 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon   Directions:   Place dried apples in a processor; process until finely chopped. Add remaining ingredients and process until well blended. Store in airtight container.   Attach to Jar: Apple Cinnamon, Walnut […]

Cakes, Puddings & Cobblers

  1 1/2 cups vegetable oil 3 large eggs 3 cups grated carrots 1 (8 ounce) can crushed pineapple Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and grease 13×9 inch pan. Place Carrot Cake Mix in large mixing bowl. Make a well in the center of the mix and ad the oil, eggs, carrots and pineapple. […]

More Cookies

  In a large bowl, combine the ingredients with a whisk. Store the mix in an airtight container, or sealed jar.   Attach to Jar:   Snickerdoodles Makes about 5 dozen cookies 1 cup of butter or margarine, softened 2 eggs 1 package Snickerdoodle Mix 1/2 cup sugar 1 Tablespoon of Cinnamon Preheat oven to […]

More Misc. Jar Recipes

Miscellaneous Jar Recipes:     ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Candy Cane Bath Salts In A Jar   Materials and Supplies for Candy Cane Bath Salts: 12 tall jelly (12-ounce) canning jars with lid and rings 2 4-pound cartons Epsom Salts (approximately 16 cups) 4 pounds sea salt or Kosher salt (approximately 6 cups) 1/2 teaspoon glycerin, divided 12 […]

Cookie and Brownie Mixes in a Jar

Recipes: Cookie and Brownie Mixes in a Jar:     ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Applesauce Cookies   1 cup brown sugar 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 3/4 cup raisins 3/4 cup chopped nuts   Directions: 1. Combine flour, salt, cinnamon and baking soda – stir well. Place […]

Misc. Jar Recipes

Recipes for Kids Crafts and Snacks     Play Dough   You’ll need the following: 1 cup of flour 1 cup of salt 1 Tablespoon of cream of tartar (For coloring: jello, foodcoloring, or kool-aide)   **************************** Attach these instructions to the jar: Mix all of the ingredients in a pan with 1 cup of […]