Jeannie’s Oatmeal Cookies
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INGREDIENTS
  • ¾ C shortening
  • 1 C brown sugar, firmly packed
  • ½ C sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 C flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • ½ tsp baking soda
  • 3 C Oats (quick or regular)
  • Optional:
  • 1 C chopped nuts
  • 1 C raisins
  • 1 C chocolate chips
DIRECTIONS
  1. Preheat oven to 350F
  2. Beat first 5 ingredients until fluffy.
  3. Add remaining ingredients, mix well.
  4. Drop by spoonful onto parchment paper lined cookie sheets
  5. Bake at 350F 10 – 15 minutes.
  6. Enjoy!
RECIPE BACKSTORY
I LOVE my sister’s oatmeal cookies!! I request them often when I’m visiting.