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Hostess with the Mostest

Gracious living includes gracious giving, especially when one has hosted you in their home. Here are some creative, thoughtful, and (most importantly) useful ideas we have seen online recently for creating hostess gifts at home. All of these are also great gifts for housewarming parties or end-of-the-year teacher gifts. Enjoy!

Give Frozen Cookie Dough Balls with baking instructions for the recipient to enjoy later.
Stainless Steel Colander filled with the makings of an intimate Italian Dinner - bread, wines, pasta, sauce, and fine chocolates.
Premium Ice Cream tied with a pretty ribbon and Zyrol Ice Cream Scoop
Ripe Watermelon tied with a pretty bow and kind note.
Jar of Popcorn Kernels with Toppings to Shake On -- here they used Ranch and Pizza flavored toppings.


Screwtop Glass Jar filled with sponges and my favorite, Mrs. Meyers Cleaning Products for the kitchen.

Welcome doormat with the family intial sprayed in a bright color.

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