If you're new to the
Cookie Exchange--you'll jump start your knowledge base
from CE newbie to CE expert.
For the new and long time readers of my website, cookie-exchange.com (15+
years) - there's a wealth of information in this book - that is not
on the website.
About 80% of the content of 'how to host' a CE on the website was originally
written and posted in 1997. The Cookie Party Cookbook: The Ultimate Guide
to Hosting a Cookie Exchange was published in 2010 and represents my
now twenty plus years of experience as well as the experiences of those who
shared with me.
This book truly earns its title "The Ultimate Guide", as it's like an
encyclopedia of the cookie exchange. 352 pages, chockful of thousands of
great CE party ideas and tips, enough to keep you going with fun, new ideas
for many years, plus over 170 recipes. This book weighs nearly 2lbs and is
the culmination of all I've learned in the last two and half decades of
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The Cookie Exchange What Is a Cookie Exchange?
The History of the Cookie Exchange
How to Host a Cookie Exchange
How to Do the Actual Cookie Exchanging
Cookie Recipes from All Over the World
Bars, Tartlets, and Turtles Easy Treats
Creating Your Cookie Exchange Party
Common Hosting Concerns
Creative Themes for Your Parties
Breaking the Ice
25 Ideas for Prizes, Party Favors, and Parting Gifts
Other Types of Parties and Swaps
By the numbers...
20 Creative Invitation Ideas
25 Cookie Themes
20 Party Themes
25 Party Menu Themes
30 Activities and Party Games
20 Easy Holiday Decorating Tips
25 Ideas for Prizes, Party Favors and Parting Gifts
20 Baking Tips, 10 Troubleshooters & Conversions
Cookie Decorating 101
The Cookie Party Cookbook: The Ultimate Guide to Hosting a Cookie
Exchange is available at:
Barnes & Noble,
It can also order it from
Walmart and be delivered to your local store for
pick up at customer service.
The Cookie Party Cookbook Resources
These are the resources in the back of the book, linked and hopefully updated
as need be.