tuesday giveaway! organic raspberry linzer cookies by xocolatl

“i’ve never felt like i was in the cookie business. i’ve always been in a feel good feeling business. my job is to sell joy. my job is to sell happiness.”
– debbi fields
after a little spring holiday, our tuesday giveaways are back and better than ever!  and what better way to kick off the first giveaway of the summer than with a dozen of these heavenly raspberry linzer cookies by xocoatl. esther, the fantastic baking goddess behind the xocolatl shop, makes these organic treats, raspberry jam and all, fresh from her hudson valley home.  they are so crazy delicious,  they’ll make your heart – and tummy – sing!

feelin’ lucky today? or have a serious craving for some yummy baked treats? go on….give it a try. i’ll be rooting for you!

{the giveaway}

for 1 entry
become a follower of silver lining via gfc and/or bloglovin and leave a comment below with your email address.
if you are already a follower, please note that as well 🙂 

for an additional entries – {+1 entry for each}
visit & “favorite” xocolatl’s charming shop and tell us your favorite items!
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become a follower on twitter

the contest closes
monday, 6.12, 6pm pdt/9pm edt
U.S. submissions only

the lucky winner will be announced next tuesday, 6.14, here and via email.

let the games begin!

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  79. Oh my goodness, those sound delicious! Is there anything more divine than a linzer cookie? I think not!

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