I've always loved Grandma's sugar cookies! :) Here is her recipe!
Grandma's Sugar Cookies: ____________________________________________________________________
- 3/4 cup shortening
- 3/4 cup butter
- 2 cups sugar
- 4 eggs
- 2 tsp. vanilla extract
- 5 cups flour
- 2 tsp. baking powder
- 2 tsp. salt
*Omit last 2 ingredients if flour is self rising.*
Mix the shortening, sugar, eggs, and vanilla thoroughly in a mixing bowl. Blend in flour, baking powder, and salt. Cover dough and chill in fridge for at least an hour, then bake at 400 degrees for 6-8 minutes on an ungreased cookie sheet.
The little ones really
devour enjoy them and I'm sure you will too! :)