Ginger Snap Crafts: hot cocoa {in a jar}

hot cocoa {in a jar}

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We made this at our church craft night, too!
You can’t go wrong with homemade cocoa!

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You’ll need:
pint size jar
1 1/2 cups nonfat dry milk
1/3 cup sugar
1/4 cup plus 2 tbs. baking cocoa
1/2 cup miniature marshmallows

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In a large bowl, combine dry milk, sugar and cocoa.

Then layer the ingredients as follows:
bottom layer: half of dry mixture
middle layer: 1/2 cup of marshmallows
top layer: remaining milk mixture

Close jar and add fabric, ribbon & recipe card that says:

Measure 1/2 cup cocoa mix into mug.
Stir in 1 cup warm water or milk.
Enjoy!

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4 comments:

  1. Such a great idea! And these would make the best neighbor, teacher, friend gifts! Thanks for sharing!

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  2. I would LOVE to get one of those as a gift.... I LOVE LOVE LOVE hot cocoa... What a fun project for the children to get involved in..

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  3. I've never tried making my own hot cocoa! Sounds so fun! :)

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  4. This is too cute! I see you have an etsy shop will you link it to my new etsy shop link party?
    http://createdbycori.blogspot.com/p/etsy-shop-link-party.html

    Thanks!!

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