i have spent years looking for the most perfect sugar cookie recipe. the kind that has that nostalgic, childhood, buttery flavor we all remember. . . .and the kind that makes plump, soft cookies. it seems as though it would be such a simple thing to find. a cookie recipe. the recipe listed here most resembles the sort of cookies i have been wanting to make. i have used this for two years during holidays and the cookies always come out perfectly. it’s helpful to make the dough ahead of time — a couple of days before christmas — and it is wonderful to use for cutout cookies.
this year, i wanted to make cookies with the kids over easter weekend. they enjoyed helping me with the bunny tails.
the decoration ideas i found here: http://www.createdby-diane.com/2012/04/bunny-cookies.html.
the sugar cookie recipe that i frequently use can be found here: http://www.browneyedbaker.com/soft-chewy-sugar-cookies/.