Old Fashioned Cookies Recipe
- 2 cups white sugar
- ½ cup shortening
- ½ cup butter
- 3 eggs
- 5 teaspoons baking powder
- ½ cup milk
- 4 cups all-purpose flour
step 1: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease two cookie sheets.
step 2: Cream the sugar with the shortening and the butter or the margarine. Add the baking powder, eggs, milk and flour. Mix until combined.
step 3: On a lightly floured surface roll out the dough to 1/4 inch thick and cut into desired shapes. Place cookies on the prepared cookie sheets.
step 4: Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) until lightly browned.