Spiffy Spring Sugar Cookies

Meghan Tuzzolino, Columnist

If you’re in a time crunch for a picnic, party, get together, or even just craving something sweet, these are the perfect cookies for you. They are simple, easy to make, and a total game changer. With only a few ingredients, you can whip up these tasty treats in no time at all.


  • 3 cups of flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1 cup crisco
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • Nutmeg to taste
  • ½ of milk


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Gather ingredients.
  3. Mix flour, sugar, baking powder, and baking soda in a large bowl.
  4. Mix sour cream, eggs, crisco, and vanilla in a separate bowl.
  5. Slowly mix dry ingredients into the mixture.
  6. Stir thoroughly.
  7. Drop a small glob of batter onto a ungreased cookie sheet.
  8. Carefully round out each glob of batter into a even round shape.
  9. Glaze the batter with a light layer of milk.
  10. Cover with sprinkles of your choice.
  11. Bake for 6-8 minutes.
  12. Let cool and enjoy!

These cookies are super easy to make and perfect for any occasion, and your guests will definitely appreciate this delicious springtime treat.