snickerdoodles were my great grandfather's favorite cookies.
i used my nana's recipe (great grandmother), wore my granny's apron, made them on my great great grandmother's table, and brought the cookies to my grandma's house.
needless to say the cookies were filled with love.
1 c shortening (I used butter)
1 1/2 c sugar
2 3/4 c flour
2 tsp cream of tartar
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
cream together first 3 ingredients
sift & stir dry ingredients
roll dough into balls
in a small dish mix 2tsp cinnamon & 2 tsp sugar
roll cookie dough balls in sugar then place on un-greased cookie sheet
bake at 400 8-10 minutes (I baked at 350 for 10 minutes)