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Blueberry Drop Cookies
Freeze fresh blueberries from summer for a tasty treat during the holidays. The robust almond flavor offsets the tart blueberries perfectly. These cookies taste divine, especially when warmed.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • If you received all of the gifts in the song "The Twelve Days of Christmas", you would receive 364 presents.
  • In Roman times, holiday gift giving was popular during Saturnalia, a winter solstice celebration.
  • Christmas trees take from 6 to 14 years to mature for harvest.
  • The 2009 White House Christmas theme: 'Reflect, rejoice, renew'
  • 1700s Europeans baked fruitcakes at the end of the harvest, then ate them at the beginning of the next year's harvest for good luck.
  • The U.S. is home to approximately 3,000 greeting card publishers.
  • "Rudolph" was actually created by Montgomery Ward in the late 1930's for a holiday promotion.
  • The Christmas tree can be traced back to the ancient Romans who decorated trees with small pieces of metal.
  • The Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center has more than 25,000 lights but no other ornaments except for the star on top.
  • In New York, it's not officially Christmastime until the tree is lit at Rockefeller Center. The first tree appeared in 1931.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.