Christmas Tree Cookies

Around the Table with Lorie Fangio

Christmas tree cookieChristmas Tree Cookies are a holiday tradition at our house. It all started when my daughter was in first grade. I had a sweet friend and neighbor, Sharon, that had gone on a quest to find THE BEST iced sugar cookie recipe in the world. She had tested many recipes looking for the most scrumptious one because it was her husband’s favorite cookie. She finally landed on the recipe below and was kind enough to share it with me. Making these cookies in the shape of Christmas Trees, has become a ritual that marks the beginning of the holiday season. My children still look forward to these tender tasty morsels every year!

Christmas Tree Cookies

2 cups butter
3 cups powdered sugar
2 eggs
2 teaspoon vanilla
1 teaspoon almond extract
5 cups flour
2 teaspoons soda

Using an electric mixer cream butter and sugar, add eggs one at a…

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About Lorie Fangio

I am a lifestyle advisor with a passion for connecting families Around the Table for mealtime. We are becoming a society that doesn’t even speak to each other, texting and internet relationships are the norm and it is impacting our culture. I believe the human connection as we know it, is in danger. Finding time to spend together as a family unit can be difficult especially with dual family careers and children that are often hyper scheduled. My mission is to inspire families, with a no nonsense approach to real food. Gathering Around the Table is key to the foundation of familial relationships. Sitting down to a meal is much more than breaking bread, it is a bonding ritual for families that actually protects our kids from all the dangerous stuff in the world. With tips and techniques we can all get our families Around the Table!
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2 Responses to Christmas Tree Cookies

  1. Gary Abshire says:

    Leave a couple of those out with a glass of milk Christmas Eve, and Santa will visit your house first! Merry Christmas Lorie! – Gary

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