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Friday, October 1, 2010

National Homemade Cookie Day

I'm not really big on keeping up with obsure {aka celebrate for no reason} holidays, but when I saw that October 1st was National Homemade Cookie Day I knew I had to share some of my favorite cookie recipes with you....and maybe even make a couple dozen too!
Chocolate Chip Cookies
These are my favorite cookies, and the ones that I make the most!
1 cup sugar
1 cup packed brown sugar {I always add more}
1 cup of butter, softened
2 eggs
1 1/2 tsp vanilla
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
3 cups of all purpose flour
12 oz. semi sweet chocolate chips
1. Mix sugar, brown sugar, butter, eggs, and vanilla on medium until sort of fluffy...about 2 minutes.
2. Gradually add in all the dry ingredients and mix for about 2 minutes.
3. Add in chocolate chips and mix for about 15 seconds.
4. Bake at 375 for about 10 minutes.

What is your favorite kind of homemade cookie?
Link up any cookie recipes that you have posted on your blog so everyone can check out your yummy homemade cookies!

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Amanda said...

Oh I can get on board with this holiday! heheehe Your peanut butter cookies look amazing!

staci @ lizard n ladybug said...

oh man..consider me celebrating ALL day :)

I love homemade chocolate chip cookies..or peanut butter...or chocolate chip with m&m's. Now I'm hungry!!

Stephanie said...

I have been looking for a new peanut butter cookie recipe for years so I'm sooo glad you reposted it!!!! I am going to try it out TODAY! :)

The chocolate oatmeal ones look really good too - think I might have to make some of those to go along with them.

Jami said...

I just happened to click your link over at TT&J this morning. I am so glad I did! What a fun linky!

Kmama said...

Mmm!! I think Monster cookies are my fav, but since they have PB in them and Buddy's allergic, I haven't had/made them in years. Chocolate chip comes next. I use real vanilla, and egg substitute and they are amazing. They don't get golden brown because I don't use eggs, but they stay soft!

Anonymous said...

I didn't know this! I guess today is the day I'm making my oatmeal pumpkin cookies then! Post will be up next week though. Have a great weeekend.

Jennifer said...

Didn't know today was Homemade Cookie Day. I guess I will have to make a batch just for fun. Thanks for sharing yours :)

Kelly said...

I need to call my sister-in-law and get her recipe for these peanut butter cake mix cookies so I can share it with all of your readers! They are wicked easy and ridiculously good! Beautiful photos (as usual!) :)

I gave you a "shout out" and finally posted about the trilogy frame that I've been meaning to post about : http://www.blessedmommyblessedwife.blogspot.com

Dee said...

What a great excuse for me to go make some cookies. :) I don't discriminate-I really love all kinds. LOL

Kerri said...

Can today be mail your sister some homemade cookies day? mmm.... They look good!

Kelli said...

I am a witness that Kelli makes some awesome cookies. I still use my cookie bag :) Thanks for sharing these. I love jam thumbprints...I should make them more often than just at Christmas.

Darcie said...

Now this is a holiday that I could celebrate! All your cookies that you shared reminded me of my childhood. So much can be said about the comfort of a cookie. :-)

Angie said...

Ok, how am I just now hearing about this wonderful holiday?! I just linked up, so sorry it is so late. This is fun :)

Unknown said...

Kelli- Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a sweet comment on my blog!I love your blog!

{I am your newest follower!!}


4 Lettre Words said...

We all love the oatmeal-chocolate-chip cookies I bake. Yum...I want some NOW!!

Amanda @ Serenity Now said...

I knew I shouldn't have clicked over. Too much deliciousness. ;)

Santa's Gift Shoppe and Ideas said...

Hi Kelli
Thanks so much for your nice comments on my Santa's Gift Shoppe Year~Round!! The Samoas & the Almond Joys do taste like the REAL ONES!! Try em'..Hope to see you later this week when we are celebrating reaching 1000 followers..

Myya said...

This made me want some cookies!!! I wish I would have had time to read on the 1st... I would havemade some. Grrrr, I hate being behind on my blogs!

Anonymous said...

Your Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe is amazing! Thank you for sharing!!

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