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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:
  • In Sweden, a common Christmas decoration is the Julbukk, a small figurine of a goat made of straw.
  • Christmas caroling began as an old English custom called Wassailing--wishing neighbors a long and healthy life.
  • More than 50,000 people are expected to attend 28 holiday parties at the White House in December 2009.
  • Mark Carr of New York started first Christmas tree retail lot in the United States, in 1851.
  • Thomas Nast found inspiration for his painting of Santa Claus from Clement C. Moore's "The Night Before Christmas."
  • In the Kwanzaa ritual, seven candles called Mishumaa Saba are placed in a Kinara, or candleholder.
  • In Sweden, a common Christmas decoration is the Julbukk, a small figurine of a goat made of straw.
  • The White House will have 780 feet of garland, 27 Christmas trees, 232 wreaths and 412 poinsettias.
  • St. Francis of Assisi introduced the singing of carols to holiday church services.
  • After "A Christmas Carol," Charles Dickens wrote one Christmas story each year, but none more successful.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.