Nothing gladdens the heart like the tantalizing aroma of cookies baking in the oven. But for so many people, a busy lifestyle has made it impossible to find the time to bake at home--until now. Expert cookie baker Lonnette Parks has not only developed fifty kitchen-tested recipes for delicious cookies, but has found a way for you to give the gift of home baking to everyone on your gift list. For each mouth-watering cookie, the author provides the complete recipe, as well as clear and easy instructions for arranging the nonperishable ingredients in a Mason jar. You can either make the cookies yourself at home, or give the jar--complete with baking instructions--as a gift. Now everyone can make fabulous home-baked cookies like Best Ever Chocolate Chip Cookies, Blondies, Cranberry Cream Drops, Gingerbread Cookies, Oatmeal Raisin Cookies, and much, much more, and all in a matter of minutes Whether you want to bake scrumptious cookies in your own kitchen, you'd like to give distinctive Mason jar cookie mixes to cookie-loving friends and family, or you're searching for a unique fund-raising idea. The Mason Jar Cookie Cookbook is the perfect book. It just may bring home-baked cookies back in style.