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This Holiday, Give the Gift of Homemade Vanilla Extract

This Christmas, give your beloved friends and family a thoughtful, inexpensive gift that'll keep on giving in the months to come: made-from-scratch vanilla extract. This recipe, which calls for only two ingredients and less than five minutes of prep, isn't just functional — it's also pretty and long-lasting. Watch the video to find out how to prolong the life of your homemade vanilla extract and how to package it as a beautiful gift for the holidays.

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Brandi-Milloy Brandi-Milloy 4 years
After you scrape the seeds out of the pods, you can use the empty bean to make vanilla sugar! Just add the bean to a jar of white sugar and shake! It will make any tea or coffee that much more delicious!
Brandi-Milloy Brandi-Milloy 4 years
It's all in the packaging! I love homemade gifts!
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