Soften butter and shortening in your bowl. Heat oven to 400°F.
Add the 1.5 cups of sugar.
Crack 2 eggs.. Don't let any shells go in your cookie dough...
Add the dry ingredients: flour, salt, cream of tartar, and baking soda. If you don't have cream of tartar, replace 1 tsp baking powder for 2/3 tsp or cream of tartar. For This recipe 3 tsp bak powder
Add your vanilla extract and some of your cinnamon to your batter.
Mix until smooth.
Oh baby.. Almost there. Feel free to sample along the way..
I dusted the cinnamon on top of the cookies. After rolling about 1 inch balls, I pressed them down with a glass cup.
Hmm. Seems a bit simple.
Ahh! These will make them pop! Sparkly golden sprinkles.
Cookies before they went into a 400°F oven, for 8-10 min.
After they baked. Smells wonderful here. :)
I hope Santa likes the cookies.. Merry Christmas everyone!