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Baking By bonniebakes Updated 28 Nov 2006 , 11:55pm by 7yyrt

mis Posted 20 Nov 2006 , 7:05pm
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Man I've missed alot. I haven't been getting email notifications and it still said I was watching for replies. (Strange) and I've been a little busy to check the forums. icon_redface.gif

acookieobsession--cute turkey's and pilgrams.

momsandraven--your hand cookies are adorable.

christy_ob--great thinking about a healthy set of lungs and good use of the heart cutter.

codegirl--good job on the football and the helmets.

I made some teapot cookies for DD bday this past weekend and put the rest of the dough in the freezer so hopefully I can make some for thanksgiving. icon_biggrin.gif

7yyrt Posted 22 Nov 2006 , 12:53am
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My 3rd batch of decorated cookies. They fit here, I hope it's okay to post them.

babynewyear Posted 22 Nov 2006 , 2:35am
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Neat ,your turkeys look so 3D. I love your little people too. Are your cookies peanut butter I see that is the pictures title. My kids are always want me to try different cookies for cut outs. But I wasnt sure how they would turn out.

mis Posted 22 Nov 2006 , 2:42am
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Love the turkey's. Did you use a leaf cutter? If so, that is pretty clever!! icon_biggrin.gif

7yyrt Posted 22 Nov 2006 , 2:48am
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Thanks! Yes they are the NFSC that I added some peanut butter to. All the frosting is regular BC with added peanut butter and a little salt. The cutter was a maple leaf form used to make shaped pancakes.

babynewyear Posted 22 Nov 2006 , 3:16am
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YUm the peanut butter sounds great! Do you think it made them spread more? I love the maple leaf. I didnt even notice that ,I agree really clever. thumbs_up.gif

7yyrt Posted 22 Nov 2006 , 4:52am
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No spread at all. I did however, roll them too thick.
I got the idea from someone here on CC. The dough tastes a little bland by itself (no salty taste like my folks prefer), but with the slightly salted frosting they're being gobbled down as we speak. icon_lol.gif

mis Posted 22 Nov 2006 , 1:21pm
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Since you iced with BC did they crust over enough so they didn't get messed up? I hope I made sense. icon_confused.gif I was gonna put bc on my teapot cookies but the kind that I used on the cake didn't really crust. New recipe, so I used a modified royal. I do like how the BC looks on the cookies. I haven't found a BC recipe that I really like yet. I sure hope I can get some cookies made.

7yyrt Posted 22 Nov 2006 , 6:49pm
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I finished icing them just before I posted yesterday. I went to check the frosting just now, and it looks like it will stay the consistancy of fudge. NOT stackable.
I put some of the kids in the freezer last night to see how it freezes, and frozen it's hard like royal. I would imagine it will thaw to the fudgy consistancy.
Very tasty, however...

mis Posted 22 Nov 2006 , 7:00pm
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Thanks 7yyrt . I might have to give a trial run of the BC. thumbs_up.gif

momsandraven Posted 22 Nov 2006 , 7:35pm
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7yyrt- I love your cookies! Mmmm...peanut butter...icon_wink.gif YUM. That is definitely going on my 'must try' list. Do you remember how much peanut butter you added to the recipe?
I just love when people use cookie cutters in new ways like you did. thumbs_up.gif Great job!

babynewyear Posted 23 Nov 2006 , 2:02am
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Great Thanks 7yyrt for the quick responce about the spread I will have to give them a whirl. We love peanut butter. icon_biggrin.gif

7yyrt Posted 23 Nov 2006 , 2:57am
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I must say "I HATE THESE COOKIES!!!" I can't quit eating them! I put them in the oven until I could bag them and you open it up and a cloud of peanut butter smell comes out....OMG! Thank you to the person who inspired with the thread about adding flavors to the NFSC. icon_cry.gif
They're better the next day... icon_lol.gif
I think I added between 1/4 and 1/2 cup Jif peanut butter to a batch, about the same in the BC (along with a few shakes of sea salt.) It's a good thing there is room in the freezer...

SugaryGoodness Posted 23 Nov 2006 , 3:33am
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Just finished with my turkey cookies. Gingerbread with royal icing.

SugaryGoodness Posted 23 Nov 2006 , 3:37am
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Just finished with my turkey cookies. Gingerbread with royal icing.

7yyrt Posted 23 Nov 2006 , 4:17pm
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Oh how cute, smiling gingerbread turkeys! Their tail feathers look like little hearts!
When you put them in your photos on the 1st, please put a bigger picture if you can, people will want to save those. icon_smile.gif

mis Posted 23 Nov 2006 , 6:39pm
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Aww cute turkey's mrs_planeflyer .

SugaryGoodness Posted 24 Nov 2006 , 4:13pm
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Thanks! I thought they turned out nice. I also made some butter cookies just like them. I will post a big one after Nov. 1st

Melvira Posted 24 Nov 2006 , 7:42pm
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I'm thankful that my sister came home for Thanksgiving and announced she is pregnant!! YAY!!! Who doesn't love babies?!?!?!? We can't wait, she's only 2 months and we're already picking out names!!!

mis Posted 24 Nov 2006 , 11:58pm
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OMG Melvira those are ADORABLE. Aww, congrats on your sisters new baby.

anoldhippy Posted 25 Nov 2006 , 1:49am
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I am new at making cookies, believe it or not. My daugher asked me to make her some fall cookies to take to work. These are just plain ol' sugar cookies with Antonia's royal icing. Thanks for looking.

babynewyear Posted 25 Nov 2006 , 2:15am
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Love the turkeys the vibrant colors are great! The tiny Thanksgiving title is great!

Melvira, Great News! You will have all kinds of cake and cookie opertunitys Those turned out great love all the names.
Keep up the good work! looks like you made alot of them. Looks like your first time went way smoother than mine thumbs_up.gif

SugaryGoodness Posted 25 Nov 2006 , 2:38am
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Pretty fall colors!

mis Posted 25 Nov 2006 , 12:55pm
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anoldhippy looks just like a pile of fall leaves. Great job and it looks like your off to a good start, hope to see more of your cookie making. thumbs_up.gif

7yyrt Posted 27 Nov 2006 , 5:38am
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Melvira, love the rattles...
Karen, I'll bet she didn't bring any home! Image

7yyrt Posted 28 Nov 2006 , 11:55pm
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2 more days! Only 2 days left to post!!!

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