Cream the butter, cream cheese & sugar in a mixer or by hand.
Add the egg, salt, & vanilla until combined.
Add the flour by the .5 cup until a soft dough forms.
Refrigerate for 2-24 hours.
Heat oven to 375.
Roll cookies on a floured surface or between parchment or waxed paper ~.25-in thick.
Cut into heart shapes.
Place onto parchment or silpat lined pans.
Bake for 7-10 minutes or until slightly brown at the edges.
Cool cookies completely.
Make Base Icing & Script Icing
Ice Cookies with Base Icing.
Allow icing to firm up for at least 30 minutes before applying Script Icing.
Apply words to your cookies with the Script Icing.
Phrases to try: LOVE, BE MINE, FRIENDS, URGR8, LOL, SAY YES, MARRY ME, SWEETHEART, FATE, KISMET, XOXO...