Today was the great Christmas cookie bake-off of 2011. I'm pooped. My sweet niece and nephew joined us today to partake in the baking fun. Here are a few pics.
|Real men wear aprons, especially vintage Christmas ones.|
|What's baking without a little licking?|
Big Sissy and Cousin decorate sugar cookies.
Big Sissy thought it could be great fun to snap a picture of me. She said my smile was saying one thing, but my eyes were telling a different story. She's perceptive, that one. Needless to say she didn't snap any more pics after that,
Here's a plate of Nutella cookies. The verdict is still out on these. The first batch out of the oven was very crunchy. The second batch is in now. If you like a crunchy cookie, this may be your thing. I prefer soft cookies, myself. I'll post links for the recipes tomorrow.