Sunday, December 4, 2011

Oatmeal Cookies


1(2 sticks) cup margarine/butter softened
1 cup brown sugar
1/2 c sugar
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon cinnamon-optional
3 cups quaker oats
1 cup raisins or chocolate chips


-heat oven to 350ºF (180ºC)
-beat margarine and sugar until creamy
-add eggs and vanilla, beat well
-add combined flour, baking soda, cinnamon and salt, mix well
-stir in oats and raisins/chocolate chips
-drop by tablespoons on ungreased cookie sheet
-bake 10-12 minutes or until golden brown

preparation: 20 minutes
baking time: 10 minutes
yields: 25-30 cookies

notes: you can use this same recipe for cookie bars, just bake this batter in an ungreased 9x13 baking pan for 30-35 minutes, let cool and then cut into bars


  1. wow!! this recipe rox!!! bella you are the best!! thanks for all the awesome recipes!!!

  2. thank you for commenting, I'm glad you enjoyed it!