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Cookie Exchange

Monday evening we hosted our first cookie exchange!  With the fire crackling (on the TV), good company, and lots of cookies and treats it was a success!

After I sent out the invite, I realized I should have a plan for said cookie exchange.  Aside from, as I wrote in my email invite, bring any treat to share and just have the recipe available in case anyone asks.  

Then I started reading about intense cookie exchanges.  Whew, some cookie exchanges have A LOT of rules.  That's not our style though and we had a lovely time.  

Everyone brought their treats which we laid out on the kitchen table and put a label by them with the name of the treat and who brought it.

Once everyone was there we gathered in the kitchen and everyone "introduced" their treat and if there was a story, told a story.  It was fun!

Then we all loaded up on treats to try.

And everyone took lots home to enjoy there too.

I was great to have everyone who could make it there, during this very time of year!  And cooking on top of it all!

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