Button cookies - love this idea! You need a shortbread (butter cookie) recipe, two biscuit cutters (one slightly smaller than the other), and a drinking straw (to make the holes). Aww, cute as a button!
Button cookie inspiration - she links to an older post of hers with a sugar cookie recipe for the cookies (I might try with a shortbread cookie recipe instead). Wouldn't these be fabulous at a sewist workshop?
In the Real Three Little Pigs, the wolf acte the first two piggies. Be th ebig bad wolf! For older kids talk about Socialism and how the first two piggies thought "Big Brother" would save them. (baking ideas for kids)