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Amidst all the holiday hubbub and present lists, my family has opted to go the entirely handmade route for Christmas and Hanukkah this year. My Dad kicked off this DIY fun with a box of classic chocolate chip cookies which arrived at my doorstep last night. Served with extra chocolate and cups of green tea, the perfect afternoon ensued.

(Image: Leela Cyd Ross)