Thursday, January 21, 2010

Fun with my beautiful baby girl...

So lately our sweet Keira well she has not been so sweet she has actually been quite a handful and very naughty so I was talking to Josh the other night and I said maybe we need to do more one on one things with her and let her know she is very special to with that said I told her we were going to do something fun together so we made sugar cookie together and she loved it and had a blast helping and eating they turned out great and really yummy and for those of you who are trying to stick to a diet( I AM ) you can make them low calorie too so I will post the recipe and maybe you can enjoy some fun with your kiddos too!

Best sugar cookies EVER!!!

3 cups flour...whole wheat for low cal.
1 1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2tsp salt
1 cup sugar (splenda for baking)
1 cup butter ( I can't beleive it's not butter cooking sticks) Softened
1 egg
3 tbsp milk (skim)
1 tsp vanilla

mix flour, baking powder salt and sugar
cut butter into little peices and add. add milk vanilla and egg mix. ( start with hand mixer then use your nice clean HANDS roll out and cut.

bake @ 400 for 5 mins...yes only 5 mins and they turn out delisious and perfect!!!


connie said...

And they were really good... I can't wait to try the recipe out as well....

GG said...

Sounds yummy! I've been looking for a good sugar cookie recipe! Do you frost them? What frosting do you use? I need a good sugar cookie frosting too! I seem to find either the ones that are too sweet or too runny.