2015 Annual Christmas Cookie Swap

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My sweet neighbor and friend, Jeannine, always hosts an annual Christmas cookie swap. She is the most wonderful host and I have been honored to be included in her tradition for the last 10 years. She announced at the party that this would be the last year. Even though I am sad to see this annual tradition come to a close, I completely understand.  Thank you Jeannine for always making this a fun time for everyone. I meant to get more pictures but when you are having so much fun with friends, new and old, time seems to slip away and I was hustling at the end trying to document what I could. I even borrowed a couple from Jeannine's FB page so I apologize for the quality in advance.

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My friend Jeannine and I.

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These were my boys favorites! Gingerbread cookies with german chocolate icing.

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Strawberry Chocolate Chip cookies won the most original.

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Yummy snowballs.

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Another version of snowballs.

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These were my turtle cookies. I won the prize for "best looking".........cookie that is.

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One of the ladies baked some of the Pioneer Woman's oatmeal bars. They were delicious. But how can you go wrong with a Pioneer Woman recipe!

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Jeannine had these adorable ornament party favors for everyone. She thinks of everything.

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One of the photos I borrowed from Jeannine. We all loved the Pumpkin Spice Lattes and Cranberry Mimosa Punch.


Thank you Jeannine for 10 years of fun and sweet memories.

Jeannine is an awesome wedding planner. So if any of you live in the Atlanta area and are in need of one please check out her website Honeysuckle Wedding Company. Her weddings are absolutely gorgeous.

Now check out who enjoyed the rewards of the bounty I brought home. Definitely owlet approved!

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Do you have a love of cookie swaps? I am thinking of picking up the torch from Jeannine for next year's cookie swap. However, those shoes will be impossible to fill! I would love to hear your ideas.

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