The dry cleaner. Your kid’s teacher. The nice lady across the street who picked up your mail that time. They could all use a homemade holiday treat, don’t you think? Try these 14 gifts that are easy to make and easier to eat.

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baked goods gifts peppermint patties
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Peppermint Patties

Store-bought? Not this Christmas.

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Double Chocolate-Chip Muffin Tops

Because who eats the other part of the muffin anyway?

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Caramel-Stuffed Chocolate-Chip Cookies

We didn’t think chocolate-chip cookies could get any better. We were wrong.

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Inspired by Charm

Crock-Pot Candy

Throw the ingredients into the slow cooker, heat and pour. Bam, you’re done.

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Oreo-Stuffed Brownies

Warning: These may disappear before they’re even cool.

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Easy Lemon Bars

Save time and use premade sugar-cookie dough.

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Cheesecake Thumbprint Cookies

When you need a break from all the chocolate. 

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Follow the Ruels

Gingerbread Men Sugar Cookies

Let the kiddos decorate for hours. 

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Salted Caramel & Chocolate Rice Krispies Squares

A major upgrade to a childhood classic. 

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baked goods gifts orange shortbread
Sally’s Baking Addiction

DARK CHOCOLATE AND ORANGE SLICE-AND-BAKE COOKIES

Shortbread + dark chocolate + orange + sea salt = cookie heaven. 

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No-Bake Chocolate Peanut-Butter Pretzel Bars

We repeat: No oven necessary. 

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Princess Pinky Girl

Christmas Chex Mix

The perfect balance of salty and sweet. (Yes, it’s highly addictive.)

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Rasa Malaysia

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

The best part: They take only 30 minutes to make.

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The Monday Box

Cinnamon Snap Cookies

Makes 48. In other words, plenty to bag up and hand out to the neighbors.

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