These cute Christmas cookies ideas are some pretty cool ideas for holiday cookie decorating. These are so cute, they will impress all of your holiday guests!
The best part about these cute Christmas cookies is that the kids can get involved with the decorating too. It’ll be a fun way to engage with them as you make memories in the kitchen.
Check out these other budget-friendly Christmas activities you can do with the kids!
Best Christmas Cookie Recipes for the Holidays
This is seriously the ULTIMATE list of holiday cookie recipes. Everything from cute holiday-shaped and decorated cookies to sophisticated cookies is included in this list of best Christmas cookie recipes.
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Cute Christmas Cookies Ideas
Standing Gingerbread Man Cookies from In the Kids Kitchen. So adorable! These gingerbread man cookies are sitting on top of a pile of snow for a delicious holiday cookie.
Ugly Sweater Cookies from The Forked Spoon. Easy to make and fun for the holidays, these ugly sweater cookies are also delicious.
Mitten Sugar Cookies from The Soccermom Blog. Shaped like mittens, these cute iced cookies are shaped and decorated just for the holidays.
Snowman Cookies from Tikkido. These are so adorable! They’d be perfect for any upcoming holiday parties or festive gatherings.
Gluten-Free Christmas Tree Sugar Cookies from Strength and Sunshine. These gluten-free sugar cookies are shaped like Christmas trees.
Grinch Cookies from Finding Zest. Grinch fans are going to love these flavorful and cute Christmas cookies.
Oreo Gingerbread Men from In the Kids Kitchen. Oreos are dipped and decorated to look like gingerbread men for these tasty treats.
Christmas Cookie Decorating Ideas
Reindeer Sugar Cookies from Messy Little Monster. These reindeer-decorated Christmas cookies would be perfect for the holidays.
Christmas Wreath Cookies from Cookie Dough and Oven Mitt. Adorable and fun for the holidays, these Christmas wreath cookies look delicious.
Fun Handprint Cookies from Hello Yummy. This cute Christmas cookie recipe has children using their handprints to create them. Once finished, they can decorate them for the holidays.
Christmas Cookie Sticks from Ottawa Mommy Club. Cute for Christmas, these cookie sticks are easy to make.
Grinch Christmas Tree Cookies from Play Party Plan. Grinch makes for a fun holiday theme and these holiday cookies will be perfect for Christmas.
Stacked Sugar Cookies from Wow It’s Veggie. An easy-to-make and cute Christmas cookie, these stacked cookies are decorated to look like a Christmas tree.
Fun and Cute Decorated Christmas Cookies
Melting Snowman Cookies from Life Love Liz.
Peanut Butter Reindeer Cookies from Baking Beauty.
Gingerbread Soft Cookies from Julia Recipes.
Reindeer Christmas Cookies from Eating on a Dime.
Christmas Cut Out Cookies from Spend with Pennies.
Christmas Pinwheel Cookies from Desserts on a Dime.
Nutter Butter Snowman Cookies from Life Love Liz.
Cream Cheese Spritz Cookies from Todays Creative Life.
Peanut Butter Gingerbread Cookies from The Country Chic Cottage.
Stacked Sugar Cookie Christmas Trees from Wow Its Veggie.
Rudolph Chocolate Sugar Cookies from Frugal Mom Eh.
Gingerbread Reindeer Cookies from Life Love Liz.
Cute Christmas Mitten Cookies from The Soccer Mom Blog.
Christmas Wreath Cookies from Food Folks and Fun.
Fun Christmas Tree Meringue Cookies from Drug Store Divas.
Easy Chocolate Peppermint Christmas Cookies from Marley’s Menu.
Elegant Holiday Cookies
Sprinkled Butter Cookies from Homeschool & Happiness.
Chocolate Cherry Cookies from Cooking Journey Blog.
Italian Almond Cookies from She Loves Biscotti.
Orange Cookies Dipped in Chocolate from The Clever Meal.
Mini Florentine Cookies from Julia Recipes.
Hershey Kiss Cookies from Spend with Pennies.
Vanilla Crescent Cookies from Fearless Dining.
Gluten Free Swiss Brunsli Cookies from Fearless Dining.
Kourabiedes from Pastry Wishes.
Easy Vegan Spritz Cookies Recipe from Romy London.
Spiced Rum Cookies from Little Sunny Kitchen.
Almond Shortbread Cookies from A Baking Journey.
Lemon Poppyseed Shortbread Cookies from A Baking Journey.
Simple Decorated Holiday Cookies
Chocolate Chip Cookies from Quiche My Grits.
Chocolate Chip Mint Cookies from Country Hill Cottage.
Italian Rainbow Cookies from The Banana Diaries.
Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies from Baking Beauty.
Snowball Cookies from Amanda’s Cookin.
Banana Cookies from Amandas Cookin.
Jam Thumbprint Cookies from Ashcroft Family Table.
Brown Sugar Thumbprint Cookies from Sula and Spice.
Dark Chocolate Holiday Cookes from The Art of Food and Wine.
Chocolate Eggnog Cookies from A Taste for Travel.
Chocolate Covered Christmas Tree Oreos from The Soccer Mom Blog.
Greek Christmas Honey Cookies from The Greek Foodie.
Snickerdoodle Cookies from Kelly Neil.
Molasses Crinkle Cookies from Amanda Wilens.
Crispy Vanilla Bean Cookies from The Spice Train.
More Tasty Christmas Cookies
Peppermint Mocha Cookies from Frugal Mom Eh.
Cranberry Shortbread Cookies from Frugal Mom Eh.
White Chocolate Oreo Cookies from In the Kids Kitchen.
Mickey Mouse Nutcracker Christmas Cookies from In the Kids Kitchen.
Petite Mint Cookies from Bright Eyed Baker.
Chocolate Sandwich Cookies with Peppermint Mocha Kahlua Ganache from Bright Eyed Baker.
Lemon Crinkle Cookies from Fifteen Spatulas.
Heavenly Hot Cocoa Cookies from The Soccer Mom Blog.
Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies from Six Figure Dish.
Cranberry Orange Swirl Cookies from Beyond the Chicken Coop.
Santa Beach Cookies from Moms and Munchkins.
Whew, that’s a huge list of delicious, fun, and easy selections of the best Christmas cookie recipes to make for the holidays!
There’s a lot you can do with holiday cookies! For instance, you can use them as holiday gifts, to serve at parties, or for a tasty family snack.
Christmas crafts and printables the kids may enjoy:
- Santa Hats with Yarn
- Printable Christmas Gift Tags
- Free Christmas Coloring Cards
- Free Wish List Printable
- Reindeer Crafts