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Blackberry Oatmeal Cookies
Lovely to look at and delectable to taste -- these cookies are a beautiful shade of purple, soft, and delicious. Drizzle with melted white chocolate as an optional added decoration.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • The Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center has more than 25,000 lights but no other ornaments except for the star on top.
  • Christmas cookies for Santa began during the Great Depression to inspire children to share with others in hard times.
  • Two years before directing a "A Christmas Story," Bob Clark had a hit with "Porky's."
  • More than 330,000 real Christmas trees are sold via e-commerce or catalogs.
  • Queen Elizabeth's Christmas message to the nation was first televised on December 25, 1957.
  • In New York, it's not officially Christmastime until the tree is lit at Rockefeller Center. The first tree appeared in 1931.
  • More diamonds are sold around Christmas than any other time of the year.
  • Approximately 33% of the holiday cards purchased each year contain a religious message.
  • 85% of people in the United States mail holiday cards each year.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.