Favourite Recipe: Oatmeal Cookies

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From my vantage point at the computer I watched a very hardworking David outside working in the rain, and decided it would be a good time to make him his favourite cookies–Oatmeal!
With my little helper and official taste tester, we got down to business.

    OATMEAL COOKIES

    1 cup raisins
    1 tsp vanilla
    3 eggs-beaten

    1 cup butter
    1 cup brown sugar
    1 cup granulated sugar

    2-1/2 cups flour
    1 tsp salt
    1-1/2 tsp cinnamon
    2 tsp baking soda

    2 cups oatmeal
    3/4 cup pecans-chopped

1. Preheat oven at 350F.

2. In a small bowl combine eggs, vanilla, raisin. Soak for 1 hour.

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3. Cream together butter & both sugars.

4. Mix in egg mixture.
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5. Add flour, salt, cinnamon, baking soda, mixing well to incorporate.

6. Stir in oatmeal and nuts.

7. Drop full teaspoon fulls of mix onto parchment lined cookie sheets.
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8. Bake 10-12 minutes or until lightly brown.

9. Remove from oven and let sit for 1 minute before removing from sheet to cool on racks.

EAT AND ENJOY!! YUM YUM πŸ™‚

About The Inspired Nester

Travel gives me inspiration, yet home needs to be a sanctuary. Live in what you love β™₯
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