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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:
  • The Post Office expects to deliver 20 Billion pieces of mail between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year.
  • Candy canes began as straight white sticks of sugar candy used to decorated the Christmas trees.
  • The first printed reference to Christmas trees appeared in Germany in 1531.
  • Over 73 million new Christmas trees will be planted this year.
  • In Mexico (its original birthplace), the poinsettia is known as the "Flower of the Holy Night."
  • "White Christmas" (1954), starring Bing Crosby, was the first movie to be made in Vista Vision, a deep-focus process.
  • Lauscha, a Germany company, started producing glass bead garlands for Christmas Trees in the 1850s.
  • The first person to bring a Christmas tree into a house may have been the 16th century German preacher, Martin Luther.
  • An average household in America will mail out 28 Christmas cards each year and receive 28 in return
  • During the Christmas buying season, Visa Cards alone are used an average of 5,340 times every minute in the U.S.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.