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Christmas Cookie Countdown|Cookie Tray Assembly

What to create a Show-stopping Cookie Tray?  Think of your cookie platter as a round clock with placement of cookies at twelve, four and eight.  Select large cookies with no frosting for the bottom layer, then add medium sized cookies, and last…the smallest cookies and candies on the top layer. Ta Da! All the cookies on this plate were part of the Christmas Cookie Countdown Series featured on Daytime Tri-Cities.  Recipes are included in this post.

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Christmas Cookie Countdown|Spiced Gingersnaps

Christmas Cookie Countdown|Spiced Gingersnaps are spicy moist crackled molasses cookies with ground cinnamon, ginger, cloves, all spice and black pepper. Black Strap molasses adds a deep rich flavor to these chewy cookies.

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Christmas Cookie Countdown|Cranberry Pinwheels

Christmas Cookie Countdown Cranberry Pinwheels are filled with fresh chopped cranberries mixed with chopped walnuts or pecans then rolled like a jelly roll, chilled, sliced into 1/4″ slices and baked to perfection.  So pretty for a Cookie Tray!  You will want to purchase extra bags of cranberries to freeze so you can have this cookie any time of the year. 

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Light Bulb Christmas Garland

We are Decking it out for Christmas with a Light Bulb Christmas Garland great for your mantel or as a table centerpiece.  Clear plastic Christmas Tree light bulbs are filled with floor wax and coated with sparkling glitter to make the lights shine on your garland.  Adding a few break resistant Christmas bulbs and pretty wired ribbon make this garland pretty and a show stopper!  We created this garland on Good Day Tri-Cities. 

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Christmas Cookie Countdown-Stained Glass Chocolates

Christmas Cookie Countdown-Stained Glass Chocolates are made with dark chocolate as the base with chopped dried apricots, cranberries and pistachios. No mixing, no baking, no refrigeration.  Just melt the 60% dark cocoa chocolate, drop in rounds on baking sheet and add chopped fruits and nuts.  You will love this easy and healthy candy… well sort of healthy.. dark chocolate is good for you!  

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Poinsettia Cookies Recipe

Poinsettia Cookies are cut-out butter cookies that are baked and cooled then decorated  like a poinsettia using red, green and yellow buttercream frosting. The Poinsettia Cookies are the first cookies in the Christmas Cookie Countdown. We will be baking together in advance, like 15 weeks ahead to get a jump start on Holiday Baking.  All of the recipes I will be sharing are recipes that can be made-a-head and frozen undecorated.  This baking series include roll out, shaped, pressed and slice and baked cookies.  We will add a few surprises to make your holiday cookie trays present well and taste delicious!  Get ready our first cookie of this series is the Poinsettia Cookie! 

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Berry Delicious!|Strawberry Cheesecake Tart|www.lizbushong.com
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Strawberry Cheesecake Tart

Strawberry Cheesecake Tart begins with fresh whole strawberries and a creamy rich cheesecake filling all layered in a Vanilla Wafer cookie base crust. Fresh strawberries in season makes this tart super simple to put together.  The strawberries are positioned with ends up standing at attention on top of the cheesecake filling that commands attention.   You can also slice the berries and arrange in concentric circles on top of the tart .   More about that in a minute, here’s the how to and recipe.  Watch  Daytime Tri-cities how to video  on next page.

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Valentine’s Day Tablescape Ideas

Valentine’s Day Tablescape Ideas bloom with red tulips, black, white and red accessories and  Mini Black Forest Cakes as the centerpiece. The mini cakes sit pretty on a  ruffled cake stand and was the inspiration for this special Valentines Day table.  Why do I want to go to the effort to create a pretty table?  What is a tablescape anyway?   All great questions for anyone to ask, read more for the answers as well as  to see how simple it is to bring joy to your home with a pretty table, especially at Valentines Day.  

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