The picture above is a 4th of July version of Swig-style Sugar Cookies. The cookies are very easy to make and have become my very favorite sugar cookie.
In our family the 4th of July is second only to Christmas in favorite holidays. We have a long tradition of barbecues and fireworks. LOTS of fireworks! One year when we were in a new house, we discovered that from our roof we could see firework displays from all over the valley. Those of us who were not afraid of heights, climbed onto the roof and sat perched, watching the excitement in the skies for miles around us.
I have always had a love for American history and by extension feel a deep, abiding love and admiration for the people who had the foresight to believe that our country could stand as a sovereign nation. It would be interesting to have our Founding Fathers present and Continue Reading