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Desperation Cookies Recipe

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Mickey Stevens


2 c. melted butter
3 c.sugar
1/1/2 c brown sugar
4 tsp.vanilla
4 tsp. b. soda
2 tsp. salt
4 beaten eggs
5 c. flour
3 c. baking chips (whatever you have-dried fruit can also be used)
4 c. chopped nuts (as above whatever)

Mix melted butter with sugars
then vanilla, b. soda, salt Mix.
Add eggs, stir then half of flour, nuts and chips
stir well.

Drop onto cookie sheets
Bake 350 for 10-12 min.

Allow to cool 2 min. before moving to cooling racks. Makes about 10 doz.

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