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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:
  • It is traditional to exchange kisses under the mistletoe. In Scandinavia, mistletoe signifies peace and friendship.
  • The American version of St. Nicholas, or Santa Claus originally came from the Dutch version called Sint Klaas.
  • In 16th-century Germany fir trees were decorated with apples, roses, gilded candies, and colored paper.
  • In 1610 Tinsel, made of real silver, was invented in Germany.
  • Since 1925, America's official national Christmas tree is located in King's Canyon National Park in California.
  • More than 50,000 people are expected to attend 28 holiday parties at the White House in December 2009.
  • It is traditional to exchange kisses under the mistletoe. In Scandinavia, mistletoe signifies peace and friendship.
  • 21% of US households have a real Christmas tree, 48% have an artificial tree and 32% do not have a Christmas tree.
  • Alabama is the first state to give Christmas the status of holiday in 1836.
  • Alabama is the first state to give Christmas the status of holiday in 1836.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.