With the holidays upon us, why not impress your hostess with some of these unique, fun, and easy to make gifts??
1. Infused Olive Oils
2. Hot Chocolate Kit
3. Homemade Irish Cream from Saveur
Get some clear bottles with an airtight seal and add the below ingredients:
1 cup heavy cream
1 tsp. instant coffee powder
1⁄2 tsp. cocoa powder
3⁄4 cup Irish whiskey
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1 (14-oz.) can sweetened condensed milk
Combine 1 tbsp. cream and the coffee and cocoa powders to make a smooth paste. Slowly add remaining cream, whisking until smooth. Add whiskey, vanilla extract, and sweetened condensed milk; stir to combine. Pour into jar and keep refrigerated until ready to serve, up to 2 weeks.
4. Homemade Stovetop Potpourri
1/2 orange, sliced
2 cinnamon sticks, broken in half
1/2 cup of fresh cranberries
1 teaspoon cloves, whole or ground
1 teaspoon nutmeg
5. Give a Planted Rosemary Tree
Give a gift that keeps on giving. I personally love these metal tins.
Image from Celebrate Mag