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    Recipe | Oatmeal Raisin Maple Syrup Pecan Cookies

    valentine's day | 2017

    I know I’ve mentioned many times that I’m more of the taste tester over chef in this house. I cook the simple daily meals while Sly makes things like homemade bread and elaborate weekend dishes. But cookies? I can handle cookies.

    In our day-to-day lives, we rarely eat sweets so my cookie baking skills are usually kept to the holidays, birthdays, and special occasions.ย Last night, I whipped up our favorite cookie recipe and we seriously ate 18 cookies between the both of us without even flinching.

    I’d say our Valentine’s Day is off to a good start.

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