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Date Nut Cookies
This is a substantial cookie, chock full of goodness. A treat at any time of year, these cookies have the perfect chewy texture.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • Electric lights for trees were first used in the White House in 1895.
  • Twenty-two million turkeys are consumed each year at Christmas, compared to 45 million at Thanksgiving.
  • The day after Christmas, December 26, is known as Boxing Day. It is also the holy day called The Feast of St. Stephen.
  • In Mexico, wearing red underwear on New Year's Eve is said to bring new love in the upcoming year.
  • The Nutcracker (Ballet) was adapted from The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, by German writer E.T.A. Hoffman.
  • The first official White House card was issued in the year of 1953 by President Eisenhower.
  • Electric lights for trees were first used in the White House in 1895.
  • LED Christmas lights feature long lifetimes, low cost to operate and associated low maintenance.
  • There are more classic movies, productions, and songs played during Christmas than any other time of the year.
  • Since 1933, the Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular has been a mainstay for the holidays in New York City.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.