Jeff’s mom used to make these every Christmas.
1/2 cup butter
1 cup sugar
2 eggs well beaten
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 tablespoon milk
2 1/4 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
Step 1: Cream butter. Add sugar and continue creaming until well blended.
Step 2: Add beaten eggs, vanilla, and milk. Mix well.
Step 3: Sift together flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
Step 4: Add dry ingredients to liquid mixture. Mix well
Step 5: Put in refrigerator covered and chill.
Step 6: Roll out and cut.
Step 7: Bake on a greased cookie sheet at 375, for 8 to 13 minutes
This recipe makes about 4 dozen cookies. I usually double it.