1 cup butter, softened
1 cup vegetable oil
1 cup sugar
1 cup confectioners/icing sugar
1 tsp. vanilla (I use more and a couple drops almond too.)
4 1/2 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. cream of tartar
Combine butter, oil and sugars and mix well. Add eggs, beat one minute till well blended...add vanilla and beat well. In separate bowl, combine flour, baking soda and cream of tartar and add to creamed mixture, mixing well.
Drop by small teaspoonfuls on ungreased cookie sheet and bake at 375 degrees for 8 - 10 minutes.
Makes 5 dozen.