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How to have a socially distanced virtual cookie exchange

How to have a socially distanced virtual cookie exchange

By PAM KRAGEN NOV. 22, 2020 5 AM Every holiday season, Maya Madsen looks forward to a Christmas ornament party at one of her girlfriends’ homes, where everyone brings their own home-baked treats to share. The Scripps Ranch mother of three is among millions of Americans who love baking cookies during the holidays and exchanging them with friends to double, triple or even quintuple the variety of treats in their family’s cookie jar. But these days, getting a group of friends together to hand-pick sweets from each others’ tins could become a super-spreader event. So Madsen offered some tips on how...

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We Reveal to Chef Accursio Lota of Cori Pastificio That He’s a Best Restaurants Winner!

We Reveal to Chef Accursio Lota of Cori Pastificio That He’s a Best Restaurants Winner!

Kayla Wong Welcome back to another Happy Half Hour episode! Today's special guest is Accursio Lota, chef and owner of Cori Pastificio in North Park. Before opening Cori Pastificio, he was the head chef at Liberty Station’s Solare Ristorante for seven years. During his time there, he was presented with the prestigious Tre Gamberi by Gambero Rosso, an Italian award similar to the Michelin star system. Just one year prior, he won the Barilla World Pasta Championships. He’s originally from Menfi, Sicily, and now resides in North Park. Accursio talks to us about his journey opening Cori Pastificio and shares that when you work in the...

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15 Small Businesses BuzzFeed Employees Are Shopping For The Holiday Season

15 Small Businesses BuzzFeed Employees Are Shopping For The Holiday Season

Candles, real plant ornaments, and loads more. 🎁😍 by Marquaysa Battle BuzzFeed Staff Maya's Cookies — They're vegan, soft, and very ~tasty~. Heads up: You'll get same-day eating, OK? That means you'll get the box and eat it all on the same day it arrives. That's how good they are. We don't make the rules. 🍪🎁 Maya's Cookies I won't hold out on you, friends. I tried nearly every flavor. Two boxes' worth. They weren't just tasty to me; they were tasty to all six people in the house, with only one of us being an actual vegan. Maya's Cookies is Black woman-owned too,...

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Order Christmas Vegan Cookies Online

Order Christmas Vegan Cookies Online

Are you looking for gifts with purpose this year? Maya’s Cookies offer high quality sweet treats. This is a black female owned organization with some of the most tasty vegan cookies around. Maya’s offer dairy-free, egg-free cookies. With many selections that are nut-free and gluten-free. They have something for everyone! Maya’s Cookies are the perfect gift for anyone with a sweet-tooth.For the holiday season, Maya’s Cookies has put together beautiful holiday tins with delicious seasonal flavors to gift friends and family. Also, each cookie collection comes packaged with care in a gorgeous holiday tin. The Deluxe tin includes 8 cookies with...

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