This is a great old-fashioned peppermint cookie recipe that is great for Christmas gift giving. One batch makes a lot of cookies. Store them in the freezer and give them as gifts during the holidays. Ingredients: 1/3 c. crushed peppermints 1 1/4 c. sugar 4 c. flour 2 tsp. baking soda 1 tsp. salt 2…

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Easy gingerbread roll recipe. One of my favorite easy holiday dessert ideas, a fun holiday cake for Christmas dinner. Easy gingerbread roll recipe. One of my favorite easy holiday dessert ideas, a fun holiday cake for Christmas dinner.

When I was looking for holiday recipes on Pinterest, I ran across this great recipe for gingerbread roll cake. I’ve never made a roll cake before, but I thought I would try making this for Thanksgiving, and it was a big hit. It would be great for Christmas too. I know pumpkin rolls are really…

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These gum drop cookies are a great treat for the holidays or any time. They make a great addition to Christmas cookie exchanges! These gum drop cookies are a great treat for the holidays or any time. They make a great addition to Christmas cookie exchanges!

Gum drop cookies are an old-fashioned kind of bar cookie. You can make them in a jelly roll pan or in a 13×9-inch baking dish, but a jelly roll pan will give you nice straight edges to your bar cookies. I was skeptical with how these would turn out, but it turns out they are…

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