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My Favorite Fall Cookie Recipe of All Time

My Favorite Fall Cookie Recipe Many times, I've thought that if cookies could be a love language, that's what mine would be. Forget words of affirmation, gifts or acts of service. Just gimme cookies.

Cake vs. Cookie When it comes to cakes, my favorites are Wanda Mason's pound cake, Texas sheet cake with creamy chocolate icing, wedding cake and carrot cake in the spring. I've made cakes for office potlucks and taken really good ones to grieving friends. I've baked Paula Deen's strawberry cake for my

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Is This Your Love Language?

"It is more blessed to give than to receive." - Acts 20:35 I have to work so hard at gift giving.  My love language is words of affirmation, and I can typically cross over into three of the other four - quality time, physical touch and acts of service.  But gifts?  Not so much.  In fact, not so much at all.  And I really get put out about that.

I love to receive a thoughtful gift, but when it's my turn to give, I way over-think it. When someone's birthday is coming up, I see it on the calendar and get a teeny

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