These gingerbread cookies can be baked by your third grader. Making gingerbread cookies during the holidays is a time-honored tradition in many homes. What better way is there to spend time with your kids, warm your home, and end up with a delicious batch of gingerbread cookies? Your child will want to make several batches of these gingerbread cookies to give to friends, teachers, and even Santa Claus on Christmas Eve along with a cool glass of milk. They are soft, chewy, and sugary, with just enough ginger to give them a little kick! Feel free to alter the amount of ginger in these cookies to suit your child's taste. Make a warm batch of gingerbread cookies to bring some extra holiday cheer to your home.
Makes about two dozen cookies.