Christmas Sugar Cookies 06 Dec 13









Christmas Sugar Cookies

3/4 cup shortening

1 cup white sugar

2 eggs

1 tsp vanilla

2-1/2 cups flour

1 tsp baking powder

1 tsp salt

Cream shortening, sugar, eggs and vanilla. Mix in flour, baking powder and salt. Chill 1 hour. Roll out 1/8 inch thick and cut with cookie cutters. Bake at 375 degrees for 6-8 minutes on ungreased sheets. Decorate as desired.