Deck the halls with bowls of cookies, fa la la la la, la la la la! See the blazing oven before us, fa la la la la, la la la la! Oops, wrong lyrics! What can I say, all of the amazing holiday cookies posted this past week have gotten me way into the yuletide baking spirit!
If you're not there yet, just take a gander at what follows and soon you'll be donning your gay apron and following your fellow cookiers in merry measure. This week's hot list* boasts everything from 3-D wreaths and birdhouses to more traditional elves and Santas, with a couple of stellar Practice Bakes Perfect challenge entries tossed in. So grab a cup of eggnog, sit back, and gather up some Christmas inspiration!
#2: Fantasy Pink by Teri Pringle Wood
#3: Winter Fun Bear Cookie by My Sweet Art
#4: Gingerbread House by Little Wonderland
#5: Rustic Christmas by Amy at Clough'D 9 Cookies
#6: Flaky Little Elves by Teri Pringle Wood [EDITOR'S NOTE: Congrats on your three wins of the week, Teri! Nice job!]
#7: Christmas Cookies by Dalla Via Jana
#8: Christmas Bird Wreath by The Cookie Architect
#9: A November Fall by Yankee Girl Yummies [EDITOR'S NOTE: One of the two lovely Practice Bakes Perfect challenge entries featured this week!]
#10: Deep Under the Sea by Magadiuz [EDITOR'S NOTE: The other Practice Bakes Perfect challenge entry! BTW, heads up - that challenge closes tomorrow, so get cracking if you want to see your work gracing the background and banner of this site!]
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