Christmas gift self-empowerment

Christmas Gift Self-Power: 7 Great Do-It-Yourself Ideas!

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Do It Yourself Gift Box

Christmas gift self-made gift box


For a Christmas gift, you naturally need a gift box as well. You could make a great box from an old shoe box!

What your dazu needs:

  • Schuhkarton
  • Kleber
  • Geschenkpapier
  • Schleife

Box Idea Number 1:

Dried fruits

Christmas gift homemade- dried fruits


Everybody has determined friends who live super healthy. For these people, you can donate this self-empowered, healthy aftercare! Simply place fruits in your Do It Yourself gift box and decorate with almonds or nuts.


Fruits that you can use: apples, pears, apricots, plums or exotic fruits such as pineapple, mango and papaya

  1. Wash fruits and cut into pieces.
  2. Pack the fruit pieces at 50 degrees on medium rail and bake for about six hours evenly. (Attention! Do not set temperature higher, as these bowls will be hard!)
  3. Wipe fruit cool and wrap in airtight jars. Durable: up to one year long.

Box Idea Number 2:



What you need: Do-It-Yourself Box, Adhesive, Roses, Stucco

  1. Make a great box out of a shoe box. A nice loop on the box binding.
  2. Place humidified plug foam in that box
  3. Insert roses into the foam until the box is full.
  4. Fertig!

Tip: You can also put a gift in the flower box, for example a perfume.

Box Idea Number 3:

The Best Families Recipes

You can give the old family recipes in a stylish form. Therefore, these recipes should look optically old.

Christmas gift self-made family recipes


It gives tricks, which in the paper could work everything.

  1. Make a strong black tea and pour it a cake tin.
  2. Paper in tie luke warm beverage tuna.
  3. Lie for 10-15 minutes in the liquid.
  4. Before the paper dries, strip the edges a little.
  5. Wipe dry.
  6. Recipes on aged paper writing, done!
  7. You Can Package These Recipes in Your Do It Yourself Box!

Box Idea Number 4:


Christmas gift self-made- Lebkuchendorf


In the Do It Yourself Box pack small Lebkuchenhäuser. Grind sugarcane streets and decorate the houses. At the end, sprinkle everything with dusting sugar.

Tip: You can hide small gifts in the Lebkuchenhäusern!

Our Lebkuchen Recipe:

  • 80g Honey
  • 165g of dusting sugar
  • 2 Pcs Eggs
  • 3 Price Cinnamon
  • 2 tbsp
  • 300g rye flour
  • 1 pc baking powder
  • 1 Price Cardamon


  1. Combine all the dry ingredients in one bowl. Add honey and eggs and knead into a dough.
  2. Work surface is lightly sprayed with flour and with a noodle wood dough approx. Unroll 1/2 inch thick. With various protruding shapes stick out the dough.
  3. Lay the projected figures on a sheet of coated paper. Preheat oven to 180 ° C and approx. Bake for 12-15 minutes.


Box Idea Number 5:

Glühwein For cold winter day

Christmas gift homemade- Glühwein


Empty 2-3 bottles of Glühwein in the straw filled with Do It Yourself Box. You can decorate the bottles with ribbon.

Glühwein Recipe:

-Wine (1 liter),

-1 Bio-Lemon (in Scheiben),

-Sugar (after taste),

-1 Bio-Orange (in Scheiben),

Spices (1/3 teaspoon),

-Cinnamon (1/3 teaspoon)

Heat red wine in a large pot. (Important: Red wine should never be cooked, otherwise evaporated from alcohol) Add the remaining ingredients. Take a pot of shepherd and weld for a while. Before consuming again warm (do not cook!).

Box Idea Number 6:

Good improvement box

In the Christmas season, it also happens that we are confessed. For this case we can give you a "Good Besserung Box" for Christmas.

Christmas gift homemade- nasal balm


To make nasal balm:

Application: Apply on irritated skin, scratches or as a moisturizer. Tip: You can also use dry feet for dogs.


  • 4 tsp coconut oil
  • 1 TL Beeswax
  • 1 teaspoon. Honig


  1. Use coconut oil and beeswax in a heat-resistant glass case.
  2. Imagine the vessel in a pot containing some deciliter water to form a makeshift double boiler. Set the pan over a medium-low burner until the beeswax is melted.
  3. Then take it from the herd runner and mix it with the honey. This Mass approx. Stir for 3 to 4 minutes and then stir the mixture for another 5 to 10 minutes. Once again thoroughly stir.
  4. Pour the balm into a small glass. It closes as soon as it is cooled down. The durability is about a year.

Tip: You could pack in a few good things in the Good Besserung Box, such as: Tea filter, Fieber knife, Finished soups, Vitamins, Warm socks and scarf.

Box Idea Number 7:


Everybody has a happy friendship tea lover. With this idea you can make your own homemade tea box and fill it with different types of tea.

What your dazu needs:

Christmas gift homemade- Teebox


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