Pecan Shortbread Cookies

For this month’s Home Baker’s Challenge, our host Sharanya Pathmanathan @ Just Not the Cakes has chosen a very interesting theme — American food holidays for the month of January. She gave us 6 food holidays to choose from and I picked National Shortbread Day which is celebrated on January 6th. I didn’t know that there were so many food days, so big thanks to Sharanya for introducing us to these mouth watering days. Here are the other food holidays that were on Sharanya’s list: January 16 — National Fig Newton Day January 21 — National Granola Bar Day January…