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You don't have to be the most
creative person on the planet to come up with a nice home crafted gift.
And with inexpensive packaging, you can actually create something
memorable and thoughtful.
Baked goods and handmade items make wonderful gifts. Consider placing the dry ingredients for a cookie or cake mix in a decorative jar and attach an attractive recipe card with cooking instructions.
Apply the same idea to hand-made soaps, candles or potpourri mixture. Candle and soap-making kits are available at most craft stores at a reasonable price.
Scour through your archive of photographs and pull together a personalized album featuring shots of the recipient through the years.