Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C). Have an ungreased cookie sheet ready.
Combine all ingredients (chocolate chips are optional) in a medium-sized mixing bowl.
Form dough into 2 inch size balls, and with a fork dip each ball into sugar. Place balls on cookie sheet about 2 inches apart.
Bake at 350 degrees F for 5 to 6 minutes for a soft cookie. Place balls in little decorative foil candy cups.
Makes 3 to 4 dozen balls.
Date: June 12, 2003