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Make-Ahead Holiday Cookies

Here's an easy way to save time this December: Bake cookies before the season gets into full swing, freeze them in an airtight container (place a sheet of wax paper between layers), and thaw when you're ready to serve them at a party or package as a gift.

By the Family Circle food editors

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Jumbo Chocolate Chip Cookies
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Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies

Makes: 24 cookies
Prep: 20 minutes
Bake: 15 to 17 minutes

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