A Christmas Cookie – Soft Molasses Cookies |
Anybody that knows me knows that I love to bake cookies. I am always on the hunt for the best cookie recipes to share with my family and friends. My husband tells me that I am the cookie queen, a title I treasure. Last week we had our "Home for the Holidays" celebration in Salina, Utah. Main Street was filled with singing by children's choirs, vendors selling Christmas gifts, Christmas Tree Lane for sub for Santa, Balloon animals and hats, hot chocolate and my cookies. I spent the week prior baking cookies. The house smelled of yummy goodness all week. We made six types of cookies. There were the always popular Chocolate Chip cookies and super soft Snickerdoodles. For those who can't get enough chocolate we had Chocolate-Chocolate Chip cookies. Then we had the classic Oatmeal Raisin cookies, crunchy Pecan Praline cookies and Soft Molasses cookies. Thirty dozen in all! I loved making them and I am grateful for my family that helped out, even for the little the hands that snuck a few