Finding the perfect gift around the holidays can be tough, which is why I love making something homemade - it's always thoughtful and appreciated. A couple of years back I made infused alcohols that were a hit, and this year I wanted to try my hand at pickling. I used carrot+ fennel seed, spicy radish, and tomatillo + dill pickling recipe to delicious results: the final product is tangy, spicy and would go well with my favorite sandwich. The best part is the vegetables get better with age, and cracking into them a couple weeks into the new year is a present unto itself.
Homemade Gift Guide
I hope you found my gift guides (under $25, $100, $200, and for men) to be helpful for the holiday season. I think all of the items would make for great gifts, but for those of you on a tight budget or who simply want to give more personalized presents, I've rounded up some of ...read more