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It's hands on for Maria Jennosa, 54, who

It's hands on for Maria Jennosa, 54, who makes holiday cookies such as snowballs, chocolate chip peanut butter cookies, rugelach, and linzer tarts with Vanessa Batista, 24, her future daughter-in-law, in the kitchen of her Hauppauge home for an upcoming annual cookie swap party. Jennosa has been a member of a holiday cookie exchange since 1996. (Nov. 30. 2013) (Credit: Heather Walsh)

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Holiday Cookie Swap

A holiday cookie exchange is a real treat among friends and family. The cookie exchange is a hands-on experience that several Long Islanders participate in yearly.

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