Mason Jar Living

By Aida B. | 150+ ideas for Mason jar lovers and DIY aficionados.

The Mason Jar, Reborn

How a container once integral to farming culture came to be the hipster vessel of choice: an Object Lesson<p>In the mid-1970s, my parents fled the New Jersey suburbs to build a house in rural New Hampshire, where my mother tended a large vegetable and herb garden. The growing season in New Hampshire …

Food

In Defense of Mason Jars

Most Popular<p>Getty Images<p>Call it Mason Jar-gate. Call me sensitive. But when I read the <i>New Republic</i> piece, "Please Pinterest, Stop Telling Me How to …

Mason Jar Lid Plant Label

Canning Jar Lid Upcycle<p>If you can your garden’s harvest every year you have this problem: a sizable stack of jar lids. You know what I mean. The lids …

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26 Healthy and Portable Mason Jar Meals

Only a few years ago, mason jars were pretty much strictly for canning. Now, most likely thanks to social media, they’re as trendy as green juice and coconut oil. Sure, they can house wedding centerpieces and tiki torches, but even better: They make portable, portion-control meals a cinch—some …

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DIY mason jar succulent pots with free printable gift tags

Can you believe we’ve never DIY’d with succulents before? We are brand new to the succulent craze but spied the cutest potted ones put together by …

Behind The Spectacular Rise Of The Mason Jar

<b>Maybe you can’t remember the first time</b> you noticed that your drink came in a Mason jar. It was a drink you had definitely ordered before, a drink …

Here's Why Mason Jars Are Called Mason Jars

Plus, what makes them so great.<p>The world is currently crazy about mason jars -- and it's for a second time around. The first height of the canning era was around the 1950s, when the jars were used to preserve the summer's bounty for enjoyment (or survival) when nothing would grow in the winter. …

Tea Time Mason Jar Gifts

Is it Coffee vs Tea or is it Coffee + Tea? I am most definitely a coffee drinker, but I would like to start drinking more tea, especially now that it …

Pumpkin Pampering Mason Jar Gift

I’m so excited to share my latest mason jar gift with you. Fall is my favorite season! I love the colorful leaves, the crisp fall air, crunchy apples …

Holiday Mason Jar Lid Garland DIY

Hi everyone, it’s Andrea from <b>The Cottage Market</b> and I am back with you today to share one more quick and easy Christmas DIY with you before the big …

DIY Mason Jar Lid Coasters

Summer time is here, and I am so excited to be outside on our back patio grillin’ and spending time with my husband and four boys. We love to eat out …

DIY moss terrarium craft

<i>posted by</i> Crissy Page<p>This DIY kid-friendly moss terrarium is a wonderful little craft to do with your child in celebration of earth day, or any</b> …

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Mason Jar Cheesecake With Thin Mint Cookie Crust

Mason Jar Cheesecake With Thin Mint Crust<p>Author: Aimee<p>Prep time: 10 mins<p>Cook time: 20 mins<p>Total time: 30 mins<p>Ingredients<p>1 sleeve of Thin Mint …

Rustic Fall Centerpiece Tutorial - Love of Family & Home

<b>46</b> Flares <b>46</b> Flares ×<p>Hey Friends!<p>Did you all have good weekend?!<p>I wanted to share another Fall Centerpiece Idea with you today. This one is super easy …

mason jar window treatment

<i>Mason jar window treatment idea using mason jars as vases with fresh flowers.</i><p>I got sucked into the “Watchathon” last week.<p>While millions of American …

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Ball Jar Hand Soap Dispenser

I was going to take a break today since I posted twice this week, but I can’t resist.<p>First I have a fun announcement.<p>I will now be joining 3 talented …

Vicky's Home: DIY Frascos y pintura de pizarra / Diy Chalkboard Mason Jar

DIY Frascos y pintura de pizarra / Diy Chalkboard Mason Jar<p>Hacer nuestros propios portavelas no es demasiado difícil, hay cantidad de ideas de todos …

How to Pack a Jar Salad

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Another -- and arguably the best -- use for your mason jar.</i><p>Last week, I spilled a jar …

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Decorative Diffuser-Homemade & Inexpensive

$1.00 DIY Decorative Diffuser<p><i>I love candles but good ones are expensive and with small children safety is an issue. A nice, fragrant, decorative</i> …

Dollar Tree

Portable Breakfast–Mason Jar Granola Parfaits

Mason Jar Granola Parfaits<p>I’ve got a quick post for you today about a breakfast that I’ve really been enjoying. Granola, fruit, and yogurt parfaits …

Breakfast

Scrap Wood + Mason Jar Centerpiece - Erin Spain

Seeing as how I have a garage full of scrap wood since I finished our outdoor table, I’m trying to find lots of fun ways to use it. One thing I threw …

How To Make Garden Treasure Jars. Easy Kid Craft.

<b>Easy Garden Art Project</b><br>I started making these garden treasure jars when my kids were little and they wanted to make their own garden art. Made from …

Spray Painted Mason Jars

<i>Metallic Mason Jars: Spray Painted in Silver & Gold</i><p>… and you answered.<p><i>All 70 of you …</i><p><i>* Wow *</i><p>Seventy comments in the comments thread! <i>Really?</i><p>I’m …

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Giftable Pumpkin Spice Biscotti

It’s surprising that Starbucks didn’t patent/ copyright Pumpkin Spice Latte (PSL). Since the chain coffee shop debuted the signature drink 10 years …

Halloween

5 Great Outdoor Mason Jar Lighting Projects

Everyone loves the mason jar… it holds a sense of nostalgia and is a versatile decorating element in any style garden! Here are five great ways to …

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