Martha shares various designs for gingerbread houses for this holiday, via Martha Stewart.

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Every year in about September I start thinking about what cookies I want to bake for Michael’s blog. Its starts off as a long list and then gets cut down, so a variety of cookies are presented, ranging from classics to new formulations. This year I wanted to share two new recipes: a Cardamom Ginger Coconut cookie, inspired by my love of Indian food, and a gluten-free Linzer cookie. After spending time with a teammate who is gluten intolerant I decided to make a cookie just for her. The cardamom ginger coconut cookie has a soft spot in my heart because it marries the incredible base dough of my chocolate chips cookies and Indian cuisine. This cookie warms you with aromatics, cardamom and coriander. You get extra warmth from the minced crystalized ginger. There may Read On »

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Here are several cupcake recipes for you to celebrate national cupcake day, via LA Times.    

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Need a dessert check out this recipe for cranberry upside down cake, via Pastry Affair.

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Make your own vanilla extract at home, via Brown Eyed Baker.

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