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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:
  • 21% of US households have a real Christmas tree, 48% have an artificial tree and 32% do not have a Christmas tree.
  • The Post Office expects to deliver 20 Billion pieces of mail between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year.
  • After "A Christmas Carol," Charles Dickens wrote one Christmas story each year, but none more successful.
  • The day after Christmas, December 26, is known as Boxing Day. It is also the holy day called The Feast of St. Stephen.
  • Lauscha, a Germany company, started producing glass bead garlands for Christmas Trees in the 1850s.
  • The American version of St. Nicholas, or Santa Claus originally came from the Dutch version called Sint Klaas.
  • 21% of US households have a real Christmas tree, 48% have an artificial tree and 32% do not have a Christmas tree.
  • Christmas cookies for Santa began during the Great Depression to inspire children to share with others in hard times.
  • RKO Pictures bought the movie rights to "White Christmas" in 1946 for $10,000.
  • During the Christmas/Hanukkah season, more than 1.76 billion candy canes will be made.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.