I found this recipe on Tracy Bassetts blog and love them!!
1 1/2 cups sugar
1 1/2 cups shortening
3 cups flour
1 tsp soda
1/2 tsp salt
Mix sugar, shortening, & eggs well. Add sifted dry ingredients. Drop from teaspoon. Bake at 350 for 10-12 minutes. Remove from oven just before done.
When cookies are cool frost with:
melt 1/3 cube butter
add 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla
Several tsps milk for easy spreading