Phew! I must say it's a relief to settle into a "normal", somewhat more leisurely routine after a week of madly dashing through airports and setting and re-setting for cookie classes. (My course in Argentina was crazy-busy!) One of the parts of my routine that I love most is sitting down to prep the Saturday Spotlight each week. Reviewing gorgeous cookie photos is strangely soothing, and it always spurs new decorating ideas!
This week's hot list* runs the gamut with everything from summer to fall cookies, and others completely unrelated to any season. Yet, despite this lack of common thread, each cookie pictured below made me smile, register a few lessons learned, and, most important, feel grateful for my weekly spotlighting "task". Here's hoping you have a similar viewing experience!
Congrats to this week's honorees!
#1: Cooking-Themed Cookies by Sally Bonbon
#2: Library Mouse Set by mulberry_t
#3: Carousel Cookies by Little-Fancies
#4: "Simply Apple" by Dolce Flo
#5: Fruits of Summer by carouselselsel
#6: Słoneczne Słoneczniki by Teresa Pękul
#7: Unicorn-Themed Birthday Set by mintlemonade (cookie crumbs)
#8: A White Cookie by micaling @ PEACH PIT
#9: Antique Furniture by sweets decoration Tink
#10: Minnie in Purple by Cookieland by ZorniZZa
Again, a huge congrats to our featured cookiers. Have a great rest of the weekend, everyone! Put your hectic schedules aside for a bit, and be sure to savor this soothing cookie moment!
So that no one has an unfair advantage in making it onto a hot list, the algorithm is secret even to site administrators. Only our platform developers know the code, which has been exhaustively tested by those developers and Cookie Connection staff.
All photos shown here are the courtesy (and copyright) of the designers listed.
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