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Monday, November 29, 2010

Aunt Mona's Sugar Cookies

Sugar Cookie Recipe
By: Aunt Mona

Cream: 1 1/3 Cup Shortening (Use Butter Flavor), 1 ½ Cup Sugar

Add: 1 Teaspoon Vanilla (real) , 2 Eggs, 8 Teaspoons Milk

Sift together then add to creamed mixture: 4 Cups Flour (Start with ½ cup less testing for stickiness), 3 Teaspoons Baking Powder, ½ Teaspoon Salt.

Roll to ¼ inch thicknesss, cut with favorite cookie cutter.

Bake at 375* for 8-10 minutes. Edges should be light brown.

You have never had such wonderful sugar cookies until you have had Aunt Mona's cookies! Enjoy!

(By the way, Aunt Mona is my sister!)