5 Things To Know This AM — Dec 20 2011

A blogger (and baker) whipped up a batch of holiday cookies that involve candy canes, marshmallows, white chocolate chips, and sugar cookie dough. Sugar high, here we come! (NomNomBlingBling)
The City Paper breaks down holiday art events in D.C. with a cheeky little graphic. (Washington City Paper)
Are our Christmas wishes being granted? D.C. cabs might join the 21st century and get credit card machines, which could mean no more schlepping to the ATM before hailing your Saturday night ride. (DCist)
We're in love with this entirely local gift guide— with less than one week left to shop, we'll take one of everything. (So Much to Smile About)
Capital Style made a "My So-Called Life" playlist that brings us back to the best of the '90's. We're as infatuated with Jordan Catalano as ever. (Capital Style)

Photo: Courtesy of NomNomBlingBling

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