EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COOKIE
There was always an open sesame to the cookie jar and the apple barrel.
The girl studied him for a moment, then she picked up a cookie and gave it to him.
You know this is the first day of school and you can't run for a cookie if you get hungry.
"Only eight," mumbled Myra, with her mouth full of cookie crumbs.
It was a fact that Cayke the Cookie Cook was not a heavy person.
"We know that, already," answered Cayke the Cookie Cook, impatiently.
"It may be a far better country than this is," suggested the Cookie Cook.
Araminta gave him a cookie and advised him to go down by the brook.
Mrs. Alder gave her a cookie for her pay, and said she had done very well.
"Before, when we put them in the cookie jar, they escaped," said Jeremiah.
1703, American English, from Dutch koekje "little cake," diminutive of koek "cake," from Middle Dutch koke (see cake (n.)). Slang application to persons attested since 1920. Phrase that's the way the cookie crumbles "that's the way things happen" is from 1957.