Holiday Gift Ideas, DIYs and Giftaway Winner!

With Thanksgiving and the December holidays right around the corner,

it’s time to start thinking gifts!

Some of the most treasured packages are things made from the heart, that extra meaningful gesture of giving something you have made

Here are some suggestions for hostess gifts, friendship gifts, and something for someone who has everything


Homemade scones are a lovely breakfast treat to bring to your host or hostess, whether you are staying overnight, or just for dinner or a party, this is something they can enjoy in the morning or freeze for later


Vanilla Scones with Cranberries, Apricots & Pecans


Bacon Salt is perfect for any guy!


Everything Seasoning is a welcome addition to any kitchen, make up a big batch, put it in  jars,

A sprinkle on buttered toast makes instant garlic bread

Include some recipes printed out on card stock or recipe cards, like

Everything Puff Pastry Sticks {aka Wacky Weeds}

or make a batch of

Everything Cocktail Cookies and include the recipe


If you don’t feel like cooking, fashion a theme gift basket like this Gingerbread Man basket, this type of gift is great for a family



Stores like Target, HomeGoods, World Market, Pier 1, even Walmart or the grocery store, are great places to find a cute container and fill it up with goodies, maybe a decoration or two, a picture frame, cooking utensils, a holiday mug or plate, a baked good from the deli

Snowman Basket

Choose a basket, box or container, shop around the store, filling it up as you go

Add a gift tag and your gift is wrapped and ready!

Even a bright basket of simple fruit makes a most welcome festive gift

Citrus Basket


Holiday Jars are fun to make and give too

A few chocolates, tea bags, cocoa mix, a candy cane combine to make a most welcome little treat jar



Paint a quick little holiday tree on a jar for giving or decorating



Or just paint a jar white and add a holiday ribbon and fill with goodies

Peppermint Snowballs


Coconut Rum Snowball Mix is the perfect hostess or friend gift



Layer the dry ingredients in a jar and add a tag with the directions for assembly



Serve the “Snowball” with assorted cookies or fruit slices



Of course there is still plenty of time to shop for gifts in my Society 6 Shop

There is a Sunday Monday Sale going on right now, 25% off everything

enter this code at check out GIVEART25



New things are added all the time!



Also the site has been updated and is so much easier to navigate


There are over 100 designs in my shop now and every design is available on many different items so I hope you can take some time to look around!


Sunday Monday Sale going on right now, 25% off everything

enter this code at check out GIVEART25

Tis the Season!

And now, I am happy to announce the giftway winners!

The winner of the notebook is


and the winner of the pillow is

Jill Kuhn

I will be contacting you for your mailing info

I hope you enjoy!

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I will be joining these fabulous parties and blogs:

Rustic and RefinedMerry Monday,  Between Naps on the Porch,   Make it Pretty Monday

Coastal Charm,   Cooking and Crafting with J&J,    Celebrate and Decorate,

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party   Oh My Heartsie Girl   Full Plate Thursday

Thursday Favorite Things  Creatively Crafty  Foodie Friday & Everything Else 

Home Matters    Share it One More Time   Sundays at Home













24 Responses to “Holiday Gift Ideas, DIYs and Giftaway Winner!”
  1. Great ideas, and congrats to your winners!

  2. Mary says:

    Happy Sunday Jenna and congrats to your lucky winners! I’m wishing I had a one of your delicious looking vanilla scones this morning. ♥

  3. What a darling tote with the gifts on it! The recipes all look yummy, great round up of ideas!

  4. Rosie M. says:

    Some great ideas, Jenna! Thank you!! Congrats to your winners and Happy Thanksgiving to all!!

  5. Jodi says:

    Such wonderful ideas!!!

  6. Jodi says:

    Congrats jill!!!!

  7. Lots of great ideas here!! I also like to assemble themed gift baskets – so much fun to deliver them!! Love all of your new items – very talented gal!

  8. Helloooo Jenna! Fabulous ideas for gifts. Love the tote and I will never get bacon salt out of my mind – My two favorite things in one Jar!! Enjoy your week, Jenna.

  9. Kitty says:

    What great gifting ideas you’ve shared, Jenna! Thank you for taking the time to do that. Congratulations to the winners.!!

  10. Julie says:

    I love all of gift giving ideas Jenna. I have to start deciding what I’m giving and to whom this year. I can’t believe it’s this time of year already!! Congrats to the winners of your giveaway.
    Enjoy the week.
    Julie xo

  11. Sharon Mann says:

    Wow, fantastic holiday ideas…congrats to you winners!

  12. Jill Kuhn says:

    Wow, I’m so excited to win!! ❤️🌟❤️ Thank you Jenna for your generosity!! I just sent you an email with my address. Thank you for brightening my day! 😍💕

  13. Lynn says:

    Yep, the holidays are truly here! Love that winter pasta, what a great place to start filling a gift basket:@)

  14. thefrenchhutch says:

    Jenna, I’ve always enjoyed giving gifts from my kitchen. Your gift ideas are fabulous. Congratulations on your shop and especially to your winners.

  15. Congrats to your winners! You have shared fabulous gift ideas, Jenna,

  16. Congratulations winners! And I love giving kitchen gifts — these are great ideas and I will revisit!

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