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Fall is here! Time to bake.

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Spotted the first leaf to turn on our maple tree.

I was in a baking mood last week and decided to make cut-outs using my new leaf cookie cutter (10¢ garage sale find, score!) I wanted to try using several different colored doughs, roll them together to end up with a multicolored cookie. I didn't have time to make an entire batch, so I made half and chilled the rest of the dough for later. Using my aunt's "Peanuts Cookie Cut-outs" recipe, I divided the dough into 4 parts and dyed them red, orange, green and yellow. Then made smaller dough balls of all the colors and started rolling.

As I rolled out the dough, the colors started to merge. My leaf designs were changing from bright and bold, to swirly marble-like patterns. So cool. I'm going to keep my eyes peeled for more leaf cookie cutters--different shapes and sizes.

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Let's make some cookies!

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See how the colors are looking more marbly? Neato.

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Ready for the oven.

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 These should really be framed and put up to adorn my walls. They are so purdy! 

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Almost too pretty to eat...almost. 

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The kiddos loved the "fookies"


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