12 days of Christmas

12 Days of Christmas

I'm horrible with the Christmas count down.  I never know if you count the day your on or if you jump to the next day.  But accord to my google search today is the start of the 12 days until Christmas!

I decided to have some fun with this!

On the first day of Christmas my true love sent to me...  ;)
An Amazing Snicker-doodle Recipe! 

1/2 Cup Butter Softened
1 Cup Sugar
1/4 Teaspoon Baking Soda
1/4 Teaspoon Cream of tartar
1 large egg
1/2 Teaspoon vanilla extract
1 1/2 Cups all purpose flour
4 Tablespoons granulated Sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons Cinnamon

In a mixing bowl beat the softened butter for 30 seconds.  
Add the 1 cup sugar, baking soda, and cream of tartar.  Beat until all is combined. 
 Next beat in the egg and Vanilla until well blended.
Now add you flour slowly mixing as you go..
Cover this and place in the fridge for about an hour.
As your mixture cools preheat your oven to 375 degrees. 
In a separate bowl mix the 4 tablespoons of sugar and 1 1/2 teaspoons of cinnamon.

Take you dough out of the fridge and roll into balls.  
Roll these balls in your cinnamon-sugar mix.
Pluace 2 inches apart on an un-greased cookie sheet.
Bake for 10-11 minutes until the cookies get a pretty brown on the.

And your all done :)!!

I hope you enjoy this recipe <3
and if you have any good recipes share them in the comment section!