One of the best things about Christmas is the smell of baking that fill the house in the days leading up to Christmas Eve.
It seemed like our house was extra cozy and inviting whenever mom had something sweet in in the oven. These recipes are the perfect addition to just about every cookie lover's recipe box.
There is everything from decadent chocolate, to fresh mint, to spicy gingerbread.
Celebrate the 12 Days of Christmas with each recipe!
These simple cookies are easy to make with the kids and take almost no time to bake!
Hard to beat this peanut butter and chocolate combination with a delicious cookie crunch!
Try your icing skills with these classic sugar cookies!
These delicious cocoa-rich cookies remind are dusted with sweet icing sugar.
Christmas just isn't the same without gingerbread! You can decorate them or leave them blank for a minimalist look.
These are addictive, it's easy to eat a plateful if you're not careful!
These simple, subtle almond flavored cookies will go well with a white Christmas.
Coated with the delicious minty chocolate of Hershey's kisses, it's probably the easiest recipe on our list!
Eat these cookies hot out of the oven for the full gooey effect.
These are like Turtles chocolates, but cookies and bigger. Delish!
12. Molasses Cookies
Every family has a recipe for Molasses cookies kicking around somewhere. It's a Christmas tradition for many, and now you can make it yours with this simple take on a classic cookie!