Simple Cookie Mix Gift Jars

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oat Cookies

If you're on a budget this holiday season or would like to give something homemade, try giving the gift of a recipe. Cookie jar mixes are the perfect affordable gift to to show someone you care and are thinking about them during the holiday season. Make one for a friend, family member, co-worker, boss, teacher, or neighbour. 

Ingredients for the Jar: 

1/2 cup rolled oats

1/4 cup coconut sugar

1/4 tsp baking powder

1/4 tsp baking soda

1/2 cup cup coconut flour or gluten-free flour of choice (brown rice flour is great for baking)

2 tbsp cup chocolate chips

Note: Adjust dry ingredients to fit into your jar and then adjust wet ingredients accordingly. 


1. Layer ingredients in a jar 

2. Add a label with the cooking instructions (see below)

3. Add some fun holiday themed string or stickers!

Ingredients to add:

1/4 cup peanut butter (or sunflower seed butter to make peanut-free)

1/2 cup coconut oil

2 tbsp maple syrup

1 egg

1/4 tsp vanilla

if dry add 2 tbsp of coconut milk (add slowly)

Cooking Process:

1. Preheat oven to 350F 

2. Mix all dry ingredients from the jar together

3. Mix all the other wet ingredients together 

4. Mix all ingredients together

5. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper

6. Use a spoon to scoop cookie dough 

7. Place in oven and bake for 6-8 minutes

Label Template:

Add a fun label to your gift to make it unique and special. All you have to do is download the template here and print it two-sided to add the buffalo plaid print to the back of the tags. Cut inside the lines and punch a hole for hanging where indicated. 


xo nic

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Photos: Heidi Lau Photography 

Jar Gift Tags: Lorrie Everitt 

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