molasses (i prefer dark but you can use light)
flour (sift before measuring)
1Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Grease an 8x8 pan
2put softened butter into medium bowl and beat until very soft
3sift powdered sugar and add gradually to butter. Beat until light and creamy
4beat in 1 egg, molasses, salt and baking soda.
5add sifted flour in 3 parts to butter mixture beating well after each addition
6stir in vanilla until well incorporated
7pour into pan and bake for 15 minutes
8cut into bars before it is completely cooled.
9roll in powdered sugar until welll coated