Today’s story features a younger and more foolish T. Susan – one far less experienced in the ways of cookie dough.  All I can say is, the sprinkle cookies get better and better as you age.

Click here to read The Stars Come Out for Holiday Bakers at NPR’s Kitchen Window.  Or, if you like, browse all my Kitchen Window stories for NPR.

Recipes from pastry chef Gina DePalma’s Dolce Italiano and my neighbor DéDé Wilson’s Field Guide to Christmas Cookies are featured in this story.  You can read more about those books – and over 250+ cookbooks worth giving this holiday! – on my cookbook-rating app, Cookbook Finder.  Available for both  iPhone/iPad and Android devices and updated regularly.