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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:
  • Two years before directing a "A Christmas Story," Bob Clark had a hit with "Porky's."
  • In 1610 Tinsel, made of real silver, was invented in Germany.
  • The first commemorative Christmas stamp was issued in Austria in 1937.
  • "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" by Gene Autry (1949) sold 2 million copies of the song in it's first year.
  • Holly berries are poisonous.
  • St. Francis of Assisi introduced the singing of carols to holiday church services.
  • There are over 10,000 cut-your-own farms for Christmas trees in the United States.
  • Christmas cards account for 60% of all card sales. A distant second is Valentine's Day at 25%.
  • In Sweden, a common Christmas decoration is the Julbukk, a small figurine of a goat made of straw.
  • In Sweden, a common Christmas decoration is the Julbukk, a small figurine of a goat made of straw.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.