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12/12/19 12:25 P

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Stollen, snowballs, and marzipan bars, and two birthday cakes

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12/12/19 12:24 P

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12/12/19 10:21 A

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12/11/19 8:56 P

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Chocolate chip oatmeal cookies



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12/10/19 11:49 P

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Pan de Polvo

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12/10/19 6:44 P

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12/8/19 6:58 A

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Christmas cookies

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12/7/19 2:11 P

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You can make Panettone, Urbanrednek. It is a sweet yeast bread with fruit. It calls for 1/3 cup of sugar. You may be able to use less. Since it doesn't take much to make yeast grow.

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12/6/19 10:26 P

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My family loves fruitcake and panettone. So I make those for them every year. I don't care for either. I do make a golden fruitcake that is edible. Still not a favorite.

So I am not tempted in the slightest.

I am considering making a Yule Log for Christmas.
I am going to make a bread pudding out of the dinner rolls from Thanksgiving.

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12/5/19 9:43 A

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12/5/19 7:29 A

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yearly I have my grand kids over for cookie decorating. I bake the cookies - sugar, gingerbread, peanut butter and chocolate chips. They decorate. This is my 3nd year of doing this. my GD is 7, GS is 5 and GD is 2 1/2. I have t-shirts and I have sprinkles - gummies and all sorts of toppings for the cookies. I made sure that I chew gum the entire time. I also have a meal for the adults who come and get the kids afterwards.

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12/4/19 11:45 P

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Sugar cookies and fudge

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12/2/19 11:52 P

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Cinnamon streusel cake with a glaze.



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11/28/19 9:19 P

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I bought a pumpkin pie and pecan pie for Thanksgiving. For Christmas, I may make my Mother's refrigerator fruitcake - no baking required for that, though.
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11/28/19 6:23 P

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I've already got a lot of my "usual" baking done and in the freezer, with extras for guests and gifting: muffins (chocolate beet cranberry, kabocha squash with berries, and carrot); scones (whole wheat apple raisin and low carb lemon blueberry); sweet rolls (whole wheat pumpkin cranberry); low carb mini cheesecakes (cran-blueberry and apple-pear)

I still have some breads to do: Westphalian style pumpernickel, wholegrain rye, mixed wholegrain sandwich bread, apple oat sweet loaves and dinner rolls, and likely some pumpkin rye dinner rolls

I am also contemplating some fruit cakes (not fruitcake - I've left it too late to do those properly!). I'm collecting the dried fruits that I like (figs, dates, apricots, blueberries, cherries, prunes, and candied ginger) and just need to settle on a recipe that I can play with to get down to a sugar level that I will actually enjoy... I'm open for any suggestions if anyone has a favourite emoticon

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11/28/19 10:34 A

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11/28/19 9:26 A

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11/28/19 8:17 A

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I might try some chocolate pretzels and ritz cracker/PB sandwiches

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11/27/19 11:30 P

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The only baking I normally do is just heating stuff up! LOL!

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11/27/19 10:17 P

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Sweet potato bread



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11/27/19 4:30 P

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11/27/19 4:29 P

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This year, I would like to make chocolate covered pretzels with a Crock-Pot.

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