We’re celebrating “Bake Cookies Day,” on December 18, with a Cookie Baking Sweepstakes! Enter and you could win the Ultimate Cookie Baker’s Basket – $100 Value (shown here).

Enter HERE and you could be the Big Winner.

The Ultimate Cookie Baker’s Basket Prize is valued at $100 and includes: Nifty EZ Expanding Cooling Rack – expands to 35″x14″, Kuhn Rikon Cookie and Cupcake Decorating Set, Wilson Cookie Gift Tray Bake Cookies Day SweepstakesKit, 2 Pour Spout Measuring Cups, Large Holiday Spatula, 4 Large Holiday Cookie Cutters, Sugar Cookies Tea Towel with Recipe, Vanilla Beans, and Guittard Semi-Sweet Non-Pareils.

The Sweepstakes is open to new and existing fans or subscribers of TheBrownLounge.com. Simply become (or verify your status as) a fan by going to our Facebook Page and “like” the page if you have not already done so. Then enter the Sweepstakes. Winner will be chosen at random on National Bake Cookies Day, December 18, 2012.  For complete Sweepstakes details click here.

Cookie Exchange PartyOf course baking, tasting and sharing cookies is fun to do anytime.  We’ll be throwing our annual Cookie Exchange Party soon at TheBrownLounge.com and will share more about that too!  In the meantime here are a few of our favorite cookie recipes for you to try.

 

 

 

 

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

 

Chocolate Crinkle Thumbprints

Chocolate Crinkle Thumbprints

Dark Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

 

Molasses Crinkles

Molasses Crinkles

Molasses Crinkles

 

Russian Tea Cakes

Russian Tea Cakes

Russian Tea Cakes

 

 

 

 

 

Here’s to a beautiful and delicious holiday season at your house!

Cheers! Holly