I don’t usually make cookies. I usually make cakes. If I can get away with it, I make one-bowl cakes. It’s not because I don’t love cookies, it’s because I dislike chaos.
I like novelty. I like to travel and move and meet new people and try new foods. But at Christmas I like tradition. Part of my Christmas tradition as a little kid was date balls. My grandma made them. Your grandma probably made them. They were one of those things…