National Sugar Cookie Day falls on July 9 each year. Sugar cookies are classic and unbelievably delicious. Originating back in the 1700’s in Nazareth, Pennsylvania, sugar cookies were initially referred to as Nazareth cookies. A couple-hundred years later, traditional sugar cookies are now a treasured staple in many households. Sugar cookies are a popular treat for numerous different occasions, including Valentine’s Day, Easter, Christmas, and birthdays. Treat yourself to a sugar cookie today to celebrate!