Decorating Happy Snowman Cookies

SNOWMAN ; These cutters are handled like all the Aunt Chick’s Cutters. Before baking I use allspice berries for features and buttons. Press in. Red egg white is one egg white plus one-tablespoon water plus a few drops red coloring. Beat enough to combine not to foam. After cookie baked and cooled, paint hatband and scarf […]

Decorating Santa or Santy Cookies

SANTA or SANTY ; Santa’s nose and cheeks are like those in a storybooks. Never doubt that anyone can compete with Santa or Santy, whichever you like best. Personally I have two little grandsons standing her both cut off the same pattern, but slightly different and I love them both. That is the way with Santa […]

Decorating Jack-o-Lantern Cookies

Jack-O-Lantern Cookies; Color dough orange, before adding flour add coloring to creamed mixture until it is the color you wish when baked. Bake carefully. Colored dough discolors easily under too much heat. Before baking place a little chocolate rosette (the kind you buy these days) you can give him a green topknot but he doesn’t need […]

Decorating Easter Bunny Cookies

BUNNY WITH EGG ; With no decorations the bunny, like a cunning little girl, needs to be dressed up for Easter. But “the boys” are fine as is. The bunny all dressed up with decorated eggs is too cunning for words. For her eye make very little powdered sugar icing color deep pink. Make little balls, […]

Decorating Manly Cowboy Cookies

MANLY COWBOY ; From his bowlegs to cheeks of tan is all that one can wish. With allspice berry eyes and perhaps coconut chaps he is dressed as a cowboy should be. RECIPE: Cream 1 cup shortening, 1 cup sugar (lt.brown), ½ cup molasses, 2 eggs – Sift together 4 ½ cups flour, 1 ½ tsp […]

Decorating Clown Cookies

CLOWN ; The mouth turns up in a grin. Most clowns’ scowl, this one grins. When pressing in the design don’t press too heavily on the line of the chin. You might cut through. I have used a line of green color for the eye. He really is so cute as is but you can color […]