Here's the assembly...
And here are some of the results:
Voila, Cookies! We're not done yet...once I rest my ankle (and do some knitting) I'm going to bake 1/2 a batch with chocolate chips and cranberries, and the other 1/2 with chocolate chips and crushed candy canes.
*special isn't really different from the recipe much...I use 1/2 tsp baking soda and 1/2 tsp baking powder instead of the 1 tsp. baking soda the ingredients list.