The Easiest Way to Decorate Cookies: The Video

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With only a few days left until Christmas, there’s not a lot of time to bake and decorate more cookies – but that doesn’t mean it isn’t possible! Go ahead and whip up a quick batch of sugar cookies, and grab a squeeze bottle. No royal icing involved — it’s so much easier than you think.

As you can see in the video, decorating cookies is super easy when you have a squeeze bottle. First you use a thicker “border icing” to outline the cookies, then you use a thinner icing to flood the cookies, and then you eat your heart out. Sounds easy, right?