Hot Cocoa Individual Gifts DIY

We thrifted a set of 16 glass jars (3 oz each) at Goodwill for $5.99. Perfect for a gift exchange or if your gift giving list is quite long, these individual hot cocoa jars are the perfect amount for a single cup. Simple and inexpensive ($0.76 a piece), these treats will bring you joy on a cold night.



Small Glass Jars (3 oz)

Hot Cocoa Powder

Mini Chocolate Chips

Mini Marshmallows

Optional: Ground up peppermint sticks


Step 1: Thoroughly clean your glass jars

Step 1

Step 2: Fill glass a third of the way with hot cocoa powder

Step 2

Step 3: Using mini chocolate chips, fill glass another third of the way

Step 3

Step 4: Take the mini marshmallows and fill the remainder of the glass

Step 4


Step 5: Cork the glasses or fasten the lids and add a festive ribbon for a decorative touch

Step 5


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