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Chocolate Chip Cookies
With a classic chewy center, this cookie is a treat no matter what the age or occasion. Simply perfect for a cold wintry day.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • The Christmas tree can be traced back to the ancient Romans who decorated trees with small pieces of metal.
  • More than 50,000 people are expected to attend 28 holiday parties at the White House in December 2009.
  • Twenty-two million turkeys are consumed each year at Christmas, compared to 45 million at Thanksgiving.
  • St. Francis of Assisi introduced the singing of carols to holiday church services.
  • The 2009 White House Blue Room Christmas Tree is an 18 1/2-by-13-foot Douglas fir.
  • Gift giving as we know it today is derived from St. Nicholas, a bishop who was known for giving children presents.
  • The Christmas tree can be traced back to the ancient Romans who decorated trees with small pieces of metal.
  • It is traditional to exchange kisses under the mistletoe. In Scandinavia, mistletoe signifies peace and friendship.
  • More diamonds are sold around Christmas than any other time of the year.
  • More diamonds are sold around Christmas than any other time of the year.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.