“Christmas” Cookies

‘Tis the season for Christmas cookies!! So, I thought I should share a tradition from the Crapko family that dates back to Jeff’s childhood.

Well, at the Crapko house we make a plethora of Christmas cookies to suit everybody’s tastes. The most unusual cookies of the bunch are actually just cut-out sugar cookies. What makes them so unique is the way we decorate the cookies. When Jeff was little, his grandparent’s would come over during the holidays to help ice and decorate the cut-out cookies. The cookies were cut out in the usual holiday shapes, like Santa, snowmen, Christmas trees, etc. But Jeff’s grandpa had the uncanny ability to see other shapes in the cookies. Let me show you what I mean. Continue reading