12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Mama’s Old Fashion Sour Cream Sugar Cookies

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This sour cream sugar cookies recipe is sure to become a family favorite and one you'll pass down from generation to generation!  It is so soft and moist and the hint of nutmeg is perfect for the holidays.     Ingredients: 2 cups sugar 1 cup shortening 1 cup sour cream 2 eggs 2 tsp vanilla 5 1/2 cups flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies:: Caramel Sour Cream Cookies

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Caramel Sour Cream Cookies are a great addition to your Christmas cookie platter.  Sour cream cookies are so moist, fluffy, and delicious and what isn't better with a bit of caramel? Ingredients:   1/2 cup softened shortening 2/3 cup packed brown sugar 1 well beaten egg 1/2 cup sour cream 2 1/4 cups flour 1/2 tsp salt 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp soda 1/2 ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Snickers Bar Pillow Cookies

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I don't know about you but we STILL have leftover Halloween candy.  In December. I really like to freeze snickers after Halloween for holiday baking- because then I have them on hand for delicious Snickers bar recipes like this one! These Snickers Bar Pillow Cookies are like pillows of delight!! Ingredients: 1 8 oz package of softened cream ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Chocolate and Wintergreen Sandwich Cookies Recipe

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Time for some  Chocolate and Wintergreen Sandwich Cookies today for the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies! I can't believe how close we are to Christmas!   These sandwich cookies are a great holiday treat!  The cookie is crisp and has a delicate milk chocolate flavor that is not overpowering.  The wintergreen filling pairs nicely with the milk ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Gingersnap Christmas Cut Outs

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Today's recipe for the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies is sure to be adorable (depending on your cutters) and has a fun surprise ingredient- hot coffee!!  Check out these Gingersnap Christmas Cut Outs!  Gingersnap Christmas Cut Outs! Ingredients: 1 cup shortening 1 cup sugar 2/3 cup hot coffee 2/3 cup molasses 5 cups cake flour 1 tsp salt 1 tsp soda 2 tsp ginger 1 tsp ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Elf on the Shelf Lemon Snap Sugar Cookies Recipe

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These Elf on the Shelf Lemon Snap Sugar cookies are a refreshing variation to the traditional sugar cookie!  This is honestly one of my FAVORITE 12 Days of Christmas Cookies recipes :)   So, without further ado, I'm going to give you the Lemon Snap Sugar Cookies Recipe....and then show you how to make them into Elf ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Raspberry Filled Christmas Stars

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Raspberry Filled Christmas Stars Foundation Cookies are today's 12 Days of Christmas Cookies recipe!  So pretty and so sweet with a hint of tart with the berries. Raspberry Filled Christmas Stars Ingredients: 3/4 cup shortening 2 eggs, well beaten 1 cup sugar 3 1/2 cups cake flour 3 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup milk 1/2 tsp vanilla Confectioners sugar Raspberry cake/cookie filling In large mixing ...

Vegan Recipe: Chocolate Date Nut Lollipops

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I love the people at BenBella Books, they always send me the best cookbooks.  The latest book I received was Jazzy Vegetarian Classics by Laura Theodore.  Laura puts a vegan twist on American Family favorites.  This book would be a great gift for anyone, not just vegans because the recipes are so good. From the Publisher Classic ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Cinnamon White Chocolate Cocoa Cookie Sticks

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Today's cookie for the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies is a Cinnamon White Chocolate Cocoa Cookie Sticks recipe.  A mouthful to say but oh, so very good to eat!! Cinnamon White Chocolate Cocoa Cookie Sticks Ingredients: 3/4 cup shortening 2 eggs, well beaten 1 cup granulated sugar 3 1/2 cups cake flour 3 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 2 Tbs cocoa powder 1/2 cup ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Inspiration from Bing Smart Search #ThisIsBing

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I want to thank Bing Smart Search for sponsoring this post and inspiring me to find some super yummy Christmas Cookies recipes! When I decided I wanted to do the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies feature, I realized quickly I didn't want to just do the cookies that my family has known and loved for ...