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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:
  • The2009 Gingerbread White House is 56 x 29 inches and made with 250 lbs of chocolate and 140 lbs of gingerbread.
  • "It's a Wonderful Life" appears on TV more often than any other holiday movie.
  • More than 330,000 real Christmas trees are sold via e-commerce or catalogs.
  • Edward H. Johnson created 80 red, white, and blue electrical light bulbs in 1882.
  • Electric lights for trees were first used in the White House in 1895.
  • In 1937, the first postage stamp to commemorate Christmas was issued in Austria.
  • In Mexico, wearing red underwear on New Year's Eve is said to bring new love in the upcoming year.
  • "Wassail" comes from the Old Norse "ves heill"--to be of good health.
  • In 1948, the Marine Corps adopted the Toys for Tots program and extended it across the nation.
  • Gift giving as we know it today is derived from St. Nicholas, a bishop who was known for giving children presents.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.