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Sugar cookie dough mix provides many dessert options. You can enjoy your sugar cookies plain, frost them or mix in an ingredient such as peanut butter, nuts or chocolate chips to change the flavor and texture. This versatile cookie mix ensures that no matter people's tastes, you'll always be able to whip up fresh cookies that will satisfy. Peanut butter cookies are a popular choice and are simple to make.

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees.

Prepare sugar cookie dough according to the instructions on the package.

Add water and peanut butter and mix them together on low for one minute.

Drop rounded tablespoons of dough onto an un-greased cookie sheet. Press the balls of dough down with the fork, making a crisscross pattern on each cookie.

Bake the cookies for 10 to 12 minutes or until lightly browned. Transfer the cookies to a cooling rack.

Tip

Use a mixing bowl and spoon if you don't have an electric mixer.

Warning

Don't overmix when adding the peanut butter and water.

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Chrissie Reinhart has written for various websites including eHow and "Notafied Magazine." She is a full-time real estate investor and holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Calvin College.