Food in a Jar: A great takeaway

Smores in a Jar Mix

1 sleeve graham crackers (about 10 crackers or 1 1/2 cups of crumbs)
6  Peeps bunnies marshmallows
1/3 cup brown sugar
1 1/4 cup chocolate chips or M&MS candies

Directions for assembly:

1. Place graham crackers in a zipper storage bag and crush with a rolling pin or heavy drinking glass.

2. Add the crumbs to the bottom of the jar.

3. Add the Peeps around the inside of the jar, facing out.

4. Add the brown sugar inside and behind the Peeps. Pack down tightly.

5. Add the chocolate chips or M&Ms on top and seal the jar.

Directions for baking:

1. Empty jar into large bowl, setting the Peeps aside. Mix other ingredients well.

2. Cut marshmallows into small pieces with scissors and stir into dry ingredients.

3. Melt 1/2 cup butter and add to mix along with 1 tsp vanilla extract. Mix well.

4. Press lightly into greased 9-by-9 inch pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 15 minutes.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Jar Mix

1/2 cup white sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1 2/3 cup all purpose flour
3/4 tsp salt
3/4 tsp baking soda
6 oz Chocolate Chips

Directions for assembly:

Layer flour, brown sugar, white sugar, chocolate chips, salt and baking soda to give your jar white and brown stripes.

Directions for baking

Pour ingredients from jar in a bowl. Add 3/4 cup softened butter, 1 egg and 1 tsp vanilla extract. Mix gently with a spatula until ingredients are blended well.

 Drop by the tablespoon or with a cookie scoop on a parchment paper lined cookie sheet and bake at 350 degrees for 9 – 10 minutes or until just very lightly browned.