This last weekend I put together 24 activities to stick into our advent calendar. 24 little pieces of paper that say things like “Make Christmas Crafts Today”, “Decorate a Gingerbread House Today” and even “Eat Christmas Cookies for Breakfast Today!” Making Christmas cookies is on the 20th, and I can guarantee you we will be making at least one batch of sugar cookies – they are one of our favorites!
Be sure to check out this incredible collection of anise cookie recipes, too!
|Basic Sugar Cut Out
Christmas Tree Cookies
|Sugar Snowflake Cookies|
Sugar Cookie Recipe
|Crisp Sugar Drop Cookies||Santa Cookies|
|Sugar Cookie Stars||Sugar Cookie Bars||Reindeer Sugar Cookies|
The best part about sugar cookie recipes is that they are so versatile. Most of these recipes are quite similar, it’s just the decoration and cutting that sets them apart. Here’s some great examples from Country Living, which gives 2 different slide shows of Christmas cookies all based on one sugar cookie recipe: