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Week Two: Cherry Filled Cookies

I love cherries, but for some reason, cherry flavored things get a bum rap.  I was hoping to change that reputation with these delicious looking cookies.

These were a little time consuming in that they require some chilling, and you have to make the filling as well, but overall, these were pretty easy.  Read more for my notes and suggestions.


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Week One: Snickerdoodles

The Snickerdoodle seems to be the cookie that everyone knows how to make except for me.  I had never made a Snickerdoodle in my life, and until recently, I was fairly certain that there were actual Snickers involved.  I had my first Snickerdoodle last year, when one of my favorite students brought them in to school and shared one with me.  I have to admit, it was pretty delicious.

So, when I began this challenge, I was pretty amped to give the Snickerdoodles a try.  I made them last night (Thursday) and by 3 PM today, all 4 dozen were gone. 

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Week One: Chocolate Pinwheels


Betty's Pinwheels



For my first foray into Crocker-dom, I decided to try out these Chocolate Pinwheels.  I had 2 squares of unsweetened chocolate to get rid of, and these bad boys fit the bill.  




Recipe and more pictures after the cut.


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