These are my favorite homemade sugar cookies. They are fluffy and so yummy 😋.
2/3 cup shortening
2/3 cup butter
1 1/2 cups white sugar
2 tsps. Vanilla
3 1/2 cups all purpose flour
2 tsps. Baking powder
1 tsp. Salt
1/3 cup white sugar to decorate
How to make them:
Preheat oven to 350.
Mix together shortening, butter and sugar.
stir in eggs and vanilla. Combine the flour, baking powder and salt and slowly add in the flour mixture.
stir until dough comes together.
Roll into balls by the tablespoon.
Place on a nonstick cookie sheet and smash down with a fork.
Sprinkle with sugar.
Bake for 10-15 minutes.