These cookies are in honor of my kids. My oldest son in particular. Every year at Christmas, the oldest child gets to pick the "first Jelly" to be used. My son once told his wife the smell of these cookies meant he was home......
THUMB PRINT COOKIES
1 cup of butter softened
1 cup of white sugar
2 tsp vanilla extract
2 1/2 cups of self rising flour
Whatever jam, jelly you have and would like to use