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Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Christmas Cookies


Christmas Cookies



Ingredients:


                                         2 1/2 cups flour
                                         1 tsp baking soda
                                         1 tsp salt
                                         1 cup butter, softened (2 sticks)
                                         1 cup packed brown sugar (or 1/2 cup packed splenda brown sugar)
                                         1/2 cup granulated sugar (do NOT substitute splenda)
                                         2 eggs
                                         2 tsp vanilla
                                         1 package (12 oz.) m&ms (or chocolate chips)

Directions:

(Preheat oven to 350 degrees.)
1.  Beat butter, brown sugar, & granulated sugar in a large bowl until light & fluffy. 
Beat in eggs & vanilla.


2. In a separate bowl combine flour, baking soda, & salt. Add flour mixture gradually to butter mixture and beat until well blended.


3. Stir in m&ms (or chocolate chips).


4. Drop by heaping spoonfuls onto cookie sheets. Bake 12-14 minutes or until lightly browned.


5. Cool & enjoy!


Cookies turn out best when this is your view from the kitchen and you play Christmas music while baking.

Do you have any special Christmas treat recipes? Post a link in the comments if you're willing to share. :) Happy baking!







1 comment:

Wendy said...

I nominated you for a Liebster Award!

http://cupcakesandargyle.blogspot.com/2012/12/you-like-me-you-really-like-me.html