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9 Christmas Cookie Tips for Happy Holiday Baking

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Whether you’re frosting holiday cutouts or rolling Russian teacakes in powdered sugar, your Christmas cookie baking can be as fun as devouring the results! But Christmas cookies should look and taste as special as the season, too. When it comes to these festive, once-a-year treats, just following a recipe may not be enough. Read more »

Storing Cookies in Humid Climates

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If you live in a humid climate, or if it’s just particularly humid right now in your area, you may have noticed that you’re having a problem with storing cookies.   Even if you put them in airtight container at room temperature or in the refrigerator, after a day or two they start to get overly moist, stick together, and fall apart.  If they are iced, the icing may even soften and start to run or break down.  This is because there is excess moisture in your container, caused by either a humid climate or by storing cookies that are too moist. Read more »