Saturday, November 27, 2010
We've got another wonderful set of free printables to help you throw your very own PROJECT SECRET SANTA party today! These darling Peppermint Cookie Exchange designs are from Katie from Green Apple Paperie (you probably saw me gushing about her in this post!) and she also shared a recipe for one of her favorite sweet treats. Don't these White Chocolate Chip and Craisin Cookies look divine?
Here's the scoop on how to make them.
White Chocolate Chip and Craisin Cookies (makes 2 dozen)
1/2 cup processed quick oats
2 1/4 cups all purpose flour
1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
1 cup softened butter
3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
3/4 cup granulated sugar
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 teaspoon lemon juice
3 cups white chocolate chips
1 1/2 cups craisins
Preheat oven to 350 F
Lay parchment paper on baking sheet
-process oats until finely ground
-combine oats, flour, baking soda, salt and cinnamon in a mixing bowl
-in another bowl, cream butter, sugars, vanilla and lemon together using electric mixer.
-add eggs and beat until fluffy
-stir flour mixture into egg mixture and then add chips and craisins
-drop 1/4 cup mixture onto lined baking sheets
-bake for 13-15 minutes
I cannot wait to give those a try! Package a dozen up with these fabulous gift tags.
PROJECT SECRET SANTA: Circle Tags
And attach the recipe.
PROJECT SECRET SANTA: Peppermint Recipe Cards
And you are good to go!
Thank you Katie, for being a part of PROJECT SECRET SANTA. For more amazing holiday designs from Green Apple Paperie like these gift tags:
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You can download the Peppermint Cookie Exchange files through the links above. They were created to benefit PROJECT SECRET SANTA, so please visit Jack's Toy Drive Amazon Wish List and purchase a toy if you haven't already. They start at just $5, which still makes these printables a bargain. Or throw your own cookie exchange party using this set of downloads and ask all of your guests to bring a gift. AFOMFT will provide the shipping label free of charge to get them to the toy drive and you could win a $100 Amex gift card if you collect the most donations! For more information on how PROJECT SECRET SANTA works, go HERE.
Images: Green Apple Paperie