It’s Christmas cookie making day, so I’m reposting this blog from last year. A long and wonderful tradition with my adult son. And, the best cookies…..which I will portion out slowly………..
It looks like an ordinary cookie but it’s not. It has a story that I’d like to tell.
I always liked chocolate chip cookies; they were my favorite when I was a kid. When I was married and had a son, I baked them myself at Christmas time. My son always liked them. Once, when he was about 6, he came into the kitchen when I was baking them and took an interest in the process. Then he asked me why all the cookies had to be the same color. Wellll, I guess they don’t!
So I got some food coloring and put some of the batter into another bowl and he went to work making colored cookies. I had to watch that he didn’t put in so much liquid that the cookies would be flat and not turn out. Then I baked his cookies and they were…..sort…
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