What you need:

  • 4 c flour
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 1 c shortening
  • 1.5 c sugar
  • 3/4 c milk
  • 2 t baking soda
  • 1 t vanilla
  • 1/2 t salt

What you do:

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  • In a medium bowl, combine flour, baking soda and salt.
  • In a large bowl, cream together the shortening and sugar until
    smooth.  Mix in eggs and vanilla.  Blend in the flour mixture.
  • Roll out the dough and cut into shapes with cookie cutters, or
    form into rounded teaspoon sized balls.  Place on ungreased
    cookie sheets.
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes.  Let cookies set on cookie sheet for a
    couple minutes before removing to cool on wire racks.
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