Christmas M&M Poem + Gift Idea

Gifts · Holidays · Printables · November 26, 2013

Christmas M&M Poem and Gift Idea - cute and simple - all you need is some m&m's, a jar, ribbon, and your label!! { }

I will be sharing a few more simple and easy gift ideas in the next week or so. I don’t think you’ll mind because if you’re anything like me you’re constantly looking for cute, easy and cheap gift ideas. 😉

This next idea was inspired by a print I saw at an enrichment activity this past month at church. My friend had made little containers of Christmas M&Ms and attached this poem. She said she had seen the poem a long time ago and found several printables of them online. I decided I would make my own print for them too and love how this cute Christmas M&M Poem and Gift Idea turned out.

You can obviously change it up however you like.


I found my jar for $2 at Hobby Lobby (when their glassware is 50% off). I attached the print with glue dots and then tied some twine around the top.

To make things even easier you can print off the poem and attach it to a bag of M&Ms. Easy!!

Christmas - M&M Jar Tag - Chalkboard Christmas - M&M Jar Tag - Red


Click on the image you want above. RIGHT-CLICK and SAVE. Then, open it in a program like WORD, RE-SIZE, PRINT and CUT.


I think the chalk print is cuter, but I know some of you don’t want to drain all your ink so I made the other version too. 😉

Christmas M&M Poem and Gift Idea - cute and simple - all you need is some m&m's, a jar, ribbon, and your label!! { }

I think these would be perfect for the sisters I visit from church!

I think the neighbors might like them too. 😉

For more easy Christmas Food Gifts be sure to check out:

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Hershey's Kisses Freebie!! Such a cute gift idea!! Lots of cute printables!

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I hope you can use some of these inexpensive gift ideas! ;D

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Yep, always looking for inexpensive gift ideas. This one is perfect. Pinning! xoxo

    Lil' Luna

    Thanks, girl. Hope you get to spend Thanksgiving with your fam. Thinking of you… XO

Amy Huntley

What a fun and simple gift idea!

Jalynn Feininger

These are perfect for neighbors and friends:) What size jars did you use?

Andrea Fogleman

Awesome, Thanks for the download!


Love this. Just wanted to see if you could upload a corrected file…there is a typo in these. On the line where it says the M becomes a W and the E….. it says “and E and a 3” versus “and E comes a 3”. Thanks!


    Okay, duh, I just re-read it and it’s fine. Sorry!

Norene S.

Thank you very much! These are adorable ideas. I have been thinking of ways to camouflage a small gift and this would work very well :-). Thanks again!

    Lil' Luna

    You are very welcome, Norene!! Hope you have a great Christmas. 🙂

JoAnn B.

What a fabulous gift idea. Thanks for sharing this poem. I was going to make some M&M gift jars for the grandkids and this is perfect to go on them.

    Lil' Luna

    So glad you can use them!! Hope you have a very Merry Christmas!


What did you resize the M&M poem to?

    Lil' Luna

    I can’t remember exactly but bought the jar, measured the front and just re-sized it so it would fit there.


You are right, perfect for Visiting Teaching sisters! Thanks for the great idea!!

Sharon Buckler

Love this! Thank you!


So what size jars did you use for the Christmas m & m poem and do you have a correct label for the jars ??

    Lil' Luna

    You can use any size of jar you want. You’ll just have to re-size it to fit. And the label is correct. 😉


I’m not into this holiday, but my mum is. Really neat idea that I think she’ll love. She always has a jar full of these during the holidays.


I am printing the Christmas Poem and I love the idea but I noticed that the second line has a mistake in it. I believe that it should say and the E BECOMES A 3, but it says E AND A 3. Please help!! I tried recreating this in word but it just doesn’t look the same as yours! thank you so much!! I love this!


    never mine. I just read someone else’s post and realized I am an idiot. So much for two bachelor’s degrees and a master’s! LOL


How do I attach the poem to the jar? Sorry new to this DIY

Nagely Fernandez

LOVE your ideas, especially the M&M’s jar. I’m going to make them for my middle school English class. Thank you so much for sharing!

Priscilla Higby

I’m using this idea for my angel child gift!

Terra Heck

I loved the M&Ms poem craft so much I just made some myself. I credited your site for the idea. Thanks! They will make great gifts.


I love these gift ideas! they are all creative and unique but I especially loved the m&m jar with the poem. They are all a must-do!!


What size glass jars do you use for the m&m and hot chocolate for gifts


Such fun ideas! I have shared on my site.


    i love this idea and i know that my parents will love this its a last minute christmas present that they will cherish

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    I have a small crafting business. I love this idea for my craft table but always like to ask because of copyrights etc. Is this ok to use for that?


Fantastic idea. My Chapter women wanted to make gifts for others this year, so each one is bringing an idea to the table. Mine will be the M&M candy jar.

Judy Van Diepen

I would love for you to print that page “what I love about Grandma”


Hi. Do you have a sample of the poem so that it can be printed? If not, did you use black paper or construction paper?

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