Christmas Cookies in a Jar
 
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Serves: 16
Ingredients
Fill 24 oz jar with:
    Fill 24 oz jar with:
    • 1 cup flour
    • 1 cup flour
    • ½ tsp baking soda
    • ½ tsp baking soda
    • ½ tsp salt
    • ½ tsp salt
    • 1 cup red & green Smarties (or M&M's)
    • 1 cup red & green Smarties (or M&M's)
    • ½ cup brown sugar
    • ½ cup brown sugar
    • ¼ cup white sugar
    • ¼ cup white sugar
    Wet ingredients (to go on instruction label):
      Wet ingredients (to go on instruction label):
      • ½ cup butter, slightly melted
      • ½ cup butter, slightly melted
      • 1 egg, slightly beaten
      • 1 egg, slightly beaten
      • 1 tsp vanilla
      Instructions
      1. Pack ingredients in order above into jar.
      2. Add Christmas fabric, if desired on top of jar lid.
      3. Add label on top & screw on lid.
      4. Decorate with ribbon or baker's twine if desired.
      To bake:
      1. Beat butter, egg, and vanilla until well mixed in medium mixing bowl.
      2. Add dry ingredients from jar into bowl and mix well (use your hands!)
      3. Roll into balls, place on baking sheets, bake at 350 for 10 minutes.
      Recipe by Nurse Loves Farmer at http://www.nurselovesfarmer.com/2013/12/christmas-cookies-in-a-jar/