Clockwise from top right, Raspberry Linzer Cookie, Nibby Cookies, Lacy Coconut Brownie, Sugar Cookie Stars and Hamentaschen with Cocoa Nibs and Currants,
Clockwise from top right, Raspberry Linzer Cookie, Nibby Cookies, Lacy Coconut Brownie, Sugar Cookie Stars and Hamentaschen with Cocoa Nibs and Currants, photographed in Walnut Creek, Calif., on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013. (Mark DuFrene/Bay Area News Group) ( Mark DuFrene )