sweet butter, softened
Mix all ingredients, beating at low speed, until well mixed for 1-2 minutes.
Divide into thirds. Chill for 1-2 hours or longer.
Roll out on floured surface to 1/4" thick.
Cut into shapes with cookie cutters. Place on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake g-10 minuters, until golden around the edges.
Decorate as you wish with thin brightly colored icing.