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Strawberry Cookies
Fresh, chopped strawberries add a summer note to these easy drop cookies. The recipe makes a big batch, so it's perfect for company during the holidays.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • The "Urn of Fate" is part of the Christmas Eve celebrations in many Italian households. It holds a wrapped present.
  • During the Christmas buying season, Visa Cards alone are used an average of 5,340 times every minute in the U.S.
  • Doctor Maulana Karenga, a Professor at Cal State Long Beach, created Kwanzaa in 1966.
  • The National Christmas Tree Association gives a Christmas tree to the President and first family every year.
  • Christmas caroling began as an old English custom called Wassailing--wishing neighbors a long and healthy life.
  • Six of the trees on display in the White House are live trees that will be planted after the holidays.
  • The "Urn of Fate" is part of the Christmas Eve celebrations in many Italian households. It holds a wrapped present.
  • 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.
  • St. Francis of Assisi introduced the singing of carols to holiday church services.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.