Cocoa Powder vs Dutch Processed Cocoa Powder

Rich Chocolate Cookies - Three Ways

These chocolate cookies are no joke. Seriously. They are not for the faint of palate. Save these for hardcore chocoholics. I’m talkin’ Olympic-level chocolate lovers who aren’t interested in a super sweet bite but those who delight in a rich, intense, truly chocolate flavor. To me, these cookies are the perfect cookie texture — Hungry for more?

Belgian Christmas Cookies — Christmas Cookies from Around the World

Belgian Christmas Cookies (1)

We’ve teamed up with our friends at KidCulture.wordpress.com to bring you Christmas cookies from around the world! I’ll share the recipes and you can learn more about how these cookies came to be holiday favorites at Kidculture.wordpress.com! Belgian Christmas Cookies are buttery bar cookies sprinkled with almonds, cinnamon and colorful sprinkles. Learn more about them Hungry for more?

Pastel de Navidad – Christmas Cookies from Around the World

Pastel de Navidad

We’ve teamed up with our friends at KidCulture.wordpress.com to bring you Christmas cookies from around the world! I’ll share the recipes and you can learn more about how these cookies came to be holiday favorites at Kidculture.wordpress.com! Pastel de Navidad are cookies from Spain that are technically more like tiny pies with a raisin and Hungry for more?

Burrebrede/Scottish Shortbread – Christmas Cookies from Around the World

Burrebrede Scottish Shortbread

We’ve teamed up with our friends at KidCulture.wordpress.com to bring you Christmas cookies from around the world! I’ll share the recipes and you can learn more about how these cookies came to be holiday favorites at Kidculture.wordpress.com! Burrebrede (Scottish Shortbread) is the perfect cookie for gift-giving. It’s simple to make and keeps well when stored Hungry for more?

Russian Tea Cakes — Christmas Cookies from Around the World

Russian Tea Cake

We’ve teamed up with our friends at KidCulture.wordpress.com to bring you Christmas cookies from around the world! I’ll share the recipes and you can learn more about how these cookies came to be holiday favorites at http://kidculture.wordpress.com/2010/12/10/cookies-10-russian-tea-cakes/ Russian Tea Cakes have a split personality and dual citizenship. They’re also known as Mexican Wedding Cookies. Learn Hungry for more?

Anzac Biscuits — Christmas Cookies from Around the World

Anzac Biscuits - Christmas Cookies from Around the World

I’ve teamed up with KidCulture.wordpress.com to bring you Christmas cookies from around the world! I’ll share the recipes and you can learn more about how these cookies came to be holiday favorites at Kidculture.wordpress.com! If you’re looking for a cookie to share with friends and family across the country or around the world, Anzac Biscuits Hungry for more?

Host a Cupcake Exchange

Host a Cupcake Exchange

Think outside the cookie jar this holiday season by upgrading your annual cookie swap with cupcakes. A few minor changes to your usual SOP (Swap Operating Procedure) are all it takes to send friends and family home with cupcakes galore. Mail or email invites early enough to give guests a chance to prep for the Hungry for more?

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