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Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

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1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup white granulated sugar
1/2 butter or shortening
1 egg
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/4 tsp. salt
1 tsp. vanilla
1 cup flour
1 cup rolled oats

Cream brown sugar and granulated sugar with butter or shortening. Add egg; mix well. Add soda, baking powder, salt and vanilla. Stir until smooth. Add the flour then oats. This is when you can choose to customize your cookies.

After the base is made you can choose the options to make it uniquely yours by adding optional ingredients like:
1 cup chopped nuts
1 cup chocolate chips
1 cup peanut butter chips
1 cup white chocolate chips
1 cup craisins

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
3 dozen




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