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DIY Holiday Hostess Trail Mix

This story was written by member Angelica and comes from the Savory Sights group in the YumSugar Community.I decided to make my own holiday hostess gifts this year instead of spending on wine or pre-made goodies. I found mini jam jars at Target and stocked up on pistachios, almonds, white chocolate chips and dried cranberries from Trader Joe's, which combine to make a tangy, sweet, and salty treat that can be enjoyed at the party, or weeks later. To add an extra seasonal flair I dressed the jars with a red ribbon and a simple stock card label, which I decorated with a rubber stamp. I made eight for about $50, which comes out to about $6 a piece. Personalized, pretty and not-so-pricey. The perfect holiday treat!

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Nyrina-Windu Nyrina-Windu 7 years
Good idea. Nice job on these.
PinkNC PinkNC 7 years
Cute idea!
Angelica Angelica 7 years
Thanks! They were really fun to make too! I pumped the Christmas music and got my craft on!
sissysugar sissysugar 7 years
This is such a great idea!
Food Food 7 years
I love these -- what a wonderful edible gift, especially for people who are looking for an alternative to chocolate treats.
lauren lauren 7 years
Yum! What a great idea!
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