We’ve already begun baking for the holidays, and like many this year, we will be shipping out tins of cookies to loved ones as a sweet holiday treat. We don’t know what it is about December and the holidays, but cookies sure do get a lot of love (not that we mind). The aroma of delicious cookies baking in the oven is sure to bring back happy childhood memories. Here are nine delicious cookie recipes to help you spread that joy to your friends and family. Now whip out your hand mixer or stand mixer and let’s get to work!