Sometimes it gets tough around the holidays and gifting runs your wallet dry but for those who are crafty there are some home-made gifts that make the holidays a bit sweeter.

Doctor up the plain old peppermint stick with a touch of fabulous in the form or chocolate! Try gifting these homemade Chocolate Dipped Peppermint Sticks (recipe here) Pick up a plain white box at the Container Store and add your own ribbon (my go-to is always MJ Trim) My plan for the holidays is to make these delicious treats for the office, a little love goes a long way especially with chocolate and mint!!