This recipe is from Shirley McNevich's Mom's Best Recipes Vol 5. Published here with her permission.
Don't forget to check Shirley's blog.
(by Shirley McNevich)
4 softened sticks butter
2 - 3oz. Philadelphia cream cheese (6oz. total)
1 cup white sugar
2 tsp. vanilla
4 cups flour
colored sugar (optional)
In a mixer add butter and cream cheese--beat. Add white sugar--beat well.
Add vanilla--beat. Slowly add flour--beat. Drop by teaspoonfuls on to greased
cookie sheets. Sprinkle cookies with colored holiday sugar if you wish. Bake
at 375 degrees for 8-10 minutes.