Wednesday, December 17, 2008

sugar cookie fun

Sunday when Petey and the guys were at the football game, Tatum, Ollie, Van and I made cookies. Lots and lots of cookies! Here are our sugar cookies!

Here's the recipe....

1 1/2 cups of butter softened
2 cups of white sugar
4 eggs
1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
5 cups all purpose flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt

1. in a large bowl, cream together butter and sugar until smooth. Beat in eggs and vanilla. Stir in the flour, baking powder, and salt. Cover, and chill dough for at least one hour (or overnight).

2. Preheat oven to00 degrees F (200 degrees C). Roll out dough on floured surface 1/4 to 1/2 inch thick. Cut into shapes with any cookie cutter. Place cookies i inch apart on an ungreased cookie sheet.

3. Bake 6 to 8 minutes in preheated oven. Cool completely.


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Gina @ Six in the Country said...

Those turned out so pretty! I love cooking with my kiddos!

Graycesmomma said...

Those look so yummy!

The Patterson's said...

they look great! I made them today, all by myself too. Oh Scott did help me ice some about 6:30. lol It took me about 5 hrs to make a double batch. I didnt take pics this yr though. Just wanted to get them done and eat supper!