These are labeled Valentine Cookies in my recipe box.
They are the best! I always double the recipe too!
2/3 C butter or shortening (I always use butter)
3/4 C granulated sugar
1/2 tsp. vanilla
1/2 tsp. almond extract
2 C sifted flour
1 1/2 tsp. baking pwd.
1/4 tsp. milk
Cream the butter, sugar, egg, and vanilla together. Then add sifted flour and baking pwd., then lastly the milk.
Chill dough for 1 hour, then roll out for some fun cookie cutting!
Bake at 350 degrees for about 8 minutes.
1/4 C butter (room temp)
1 tsp. vanilla
1/4 tsp. salt
2 Tbsp. milk
2 C powdered sugar
Blend butter, vanilla, salt, and milk. Then slowly add the powdered sugar. Add more or less milk and powdered sugar depending on the desired consistency.
I'm gonna linky-dink this recipe to Funky Junk's SNS, HERE. Go check out all the fun stuff!