Sugar Cookie Bars and Mom's Frosting

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My husband's all-time favorite dessert is a sugar cookie. My mom makes the best sugar cookies, but I don't make them very often because it takes so much time to cut out the individual shapes, bake a million batches of them, and then decorate each cookie. It is seriously an all-day project! This recipe is like an answer to prayers. :) It is basically one HUGE sugar cookie baked on ONE cookie sheet . . . the prep time and bake time is so short . . . and you only have to frost one LARGE cookie. A

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1 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature
2 cups granulated sugar
4 large eggs
2 tsp vanilla extract
5 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking soda
1. In a large bowl with an electric mixer, cream butter and sugar until fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, mixing after each egg. Mix in vanilla. 2. In a separate bowl whisk together flour, salt and baking...
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Nutritions

Calories
116

Sodium
67mg
2% DV

Fat
3g
6% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
18g
6% DV

Fiber
0.5g
2% DV