One of the greatest gifts in the world is time. Time to spend with your family, friends, and other loved ones. Time to do the things that make you happy. While you may not be able to physically give the gift of time, you can give gifts that help someone to have more time such as this DIY gifts in a jar Mason jar recipe for apple cinnamon pancakes.
Edible DIY gifts in a jar and Mason jar recipes like this one help someone to put together a meal quickly and thereby, spend less time cooking and more time on other, more important things. Many edible DIY gifts in a jar are for sweets and treats like cookies; however, this Mason jar recipe is for “real” food. When coupled with fresh fruit or eggs and bacon, these apple cinnamon pancakes make for a great breakfast.
Anyone with children or who loves breakfast is sure to appreciate this delicious DIY gifts in a jar idea. Keep it in mind for friends, family, coworkers, church acquaintances, and the like.
*Makes (2) 5ct. count servings per gift jar
3 C. flour
2 tbs. sugar
2 tbs. baking powder
4 tsp. cinnamon
1 C. dried apple pieces
32 oz. wide mouth Mason jar
DIY gifts in a jar: Apple cinnamon pancakes gift tags
Twine or ribbon
Double sided tape (to affix the tags to one another)
Single hole punch
1. Combine the dry ingredients (flour, sugar, baking powder, cinnamon, and dried apples) in a bowl.
Note: If you aren’t a huge fan of apples, you could try replacing the dried apples in this DIY gifts in a jar idea with other dried fruits or leaving fruit out all together to just have cinnamon pancakes.
2. Pour dry ingredients into the 32 oz. wide mouth Mason jar and seal the jar.
3. Print the gift tags with directions here and affix them to one another using double sided tape.
4. Use a single hole punch to make a hole at the top and tie the tag around the lid with the twine or ribbon.
This Mason jar recipe for apple cinnamon pancakes is part of Freebie Finding Mom’s 12 days of DIY gifts in a jar. This series of Mason jar recipes is meant to show anyone how easy it is to have a frugal, fun, and homemade holiday. Be sure to check out all of the DIY gifts in a jar to find the one that is perfect for that special someone on your shopping list.
For more DIY gifts in a jar follow Freebie Finding Mom’s Mason Jar Recipes and Crafts Pinterest board and check out 25 other holiday DIY gifts in a jar and 25 Mason Jar Cookie Recipes.