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Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Oatmeal Cookies, by , is from The Labor Goes On, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Added: Tuesday, October 9, 2007


1 cup white sugar
2 cups brown sugar
4 eggs
2 cups shortening
2 tsp. vanilla
2 tsp. baking soda
2 tsp. salt
2 tblsp. molasses
3 cups flour
4 cups rolled oats (must be old fashioned)
Raisins, choc. chips, nuts, coconut

Mix all ingredients except flour and rolled oats with electric mixer until smooth and creamy. Add flour and rolled oats. Stir with spoon until mixed

Add one cup of each: raisins, choc. chips, nuts, and coconut or as desired.

Drop by tablespoonfuls onto greased cookie sheet and bake at 375 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes or until lightly browned. Makes 5 to 6 dozen




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