Sugar Cookies

First, I wanted to post a few pictures of Jessica doing her math- in a sunbonnet!

Isn’t she cute?

We have been baking sugar cookies today…. aren’t they lovely?

Everyone was working hard…..

Although one little cutie was just having fun eating the dough!

Stars waiting for the cookie sheet

Here are a couple of original designs

Our House

Daddy

Here is the recipe:

Old-Fashioned Sugar Cookies

Ingredients:
1 c. Butter
2 c. Sugar
1 tsp. Vanilla
2 Eggs
5 C. Flour
1 tsp. Salt
1 1/2 tsp. Baking Powder
1 tsp. Baking Soda
1/4 c. Milk

Directions
Cream butter and sugar together in a large bowl. Add vanilla. Add eggs and beat until fluffy. Sift flour into seperate bowl, Measure and add salt, soda and baking powder. Sift again. Add sifted ingredients alternately with milk. Stir until smooth. Chill in refrigerator for several hours. Roll out to 1/4″ thickness and cut with cookie cutters. Place at least 1″ apart on greased cookie sheet and bake at 400^ for 8-10 minutes. Makes 6 dozen (or so).

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We had such a wonderful time making these. We will be decorating them later today, with lots of colored icing!

Have a wonderful day from our family,
~@~Courtney~@~

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3 Responses to “Sugar Cookies”


  1. 1 Mrs Lavender December 17, 2007 at 9:17 am

    What delightful pictures! I love the sunbonnet! 🙂

    Thank you for sharing your pictures and the sugar cookie recipe!

    Blessings to your day!

  2. 2 A Maiden Of Virtue December 17, 2007 at 10:39 am

    Thanks for visiting!

    God bless,

    ~@~Courtney~@~

  3. 3 Katie December 17, 2007 at 11:02 am

    Oh! Looks like so much fun…baking sweet cookies with lots of sweet faces around! :o) I just love the first sunbonnet picture…that big smile melts my heart…I love it! Not that I am rushing my daughter to grow faster (it happens too fast on its own…she is almost 8 months), but I cannot wait for the days when she is old enough to enjoy fun, baking days like this!


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