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Chocolate Cookies with Peanut M&Ms
You can't beat this classic! Simple and so good! The crunchiness of the peanut M&M candies is a wonderful complement to the chewy chocolate cookies.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • LED Christmas lights feature long lifetimes, low cost to operate and associated low maintenance.
  • In 16th-century Germany fir trees were decorated with apples, roses, gilded candies, and colored paper.
  • The Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center has more than 25,000 lights but no other ornaments except for the star on top.
  • "Wassail" comes from the Old Norse "ves heill"--to be of good health.
  • The2009 Gingerbread White House is 56 x 29 inches and made with 250 lbs of chocolate and 140 lbs of gingerbread.
  • 1700s Europeans baked fruitcakes at the end of the harvest, then ate them at the beginning of the next year's harvest for good luck.
  • Edward H. Johnson created 80 red, white, and blue electrical light bulbs in 1882.
  • In the Ukraine, if you find a spider web in the house on Christmas morning, it is believed to be good luck!
  • Christmas became a national holiday in America on June, 26, 1870.
  • In 1843, "A Christmas Carol" was written by Charles Dickens in just six weeks.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.