One of the Christmas traditions that has stood the test of time, is the act of leaving cookies and milk out for Santa on Christmas eve.

There’s nothing more exciting than seeing that the big guy has not only been to drop off the gifts, but that he’s also taken a moment to sit in your home and eat the thoughtful cookie snack that you’ve left out.

One way to make that moment even more special is to take the time to make the cookies yourself. We’ve got ten great recipes for you to get inspired to make Santa’s snack even sweeter with a homemade gift from the heart.