In need of a good baking project? We’ve got the perfect challenge for you. 12 months, 12 batches of cookies. Sound simple? That’s because it is. We’ve chosen 12 of our all-time favorite seasonal cookie recipes to help you hone your baking skills. Not only is homemade cookie dough surprisingly easy to whip up, but it comes in handy in a wide variety of circumstances. Romantic dinner? End the night with deceptively easy Red Velvet Cake Mix Cookies. Forgotten bake sale? Good thing you’ve got our recipe for Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies in your back pocket. You’ll want to double this recipe and freeze the extra batch of dough for entertaining in a pinch. After testing out these 12 recipes, you’ll be a master of classics like Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies and Butter Cookies, and you’ll also expand your baking skills with whimsical favorites like Apple Pie Cookies and Homemade Moon Pies. While you’re at it, take on our cake-of-the-month challenge. Don’t worry, you’ve got this.