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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:
  • More than 50,000 people are expected to attend 28 holiday parties at the White House in December 2009.
  • Christmas became a national holiday in America on June, 26, 1870.
  • In 1947, Toys for Tots organized its first Christmas toy drive for needy youngsters.
  • 92 volunteers from 24 states, as well as residence staff, spent 3,400 hours decorating the White House.
  • In 1843, "A Christmas Carol" was written by Charles Dickens in just six weeks.
  • There are more classic movies, productions, and songs played during Christmas than any other time of the year.
  • More than 50,000 people are expected to attend 28 holiday parties at the White House in December 2009.
  • The American version of St. Nicholas, or Santa Claus originally came from the Dutch version called Sint Klaas.
  • Electric lights for trees were first used in the White House in 1895.
  • Electric lights for trees were first used in the White House in 1895.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.