Helpful tips and recipes for the multi tasking mom

In the hustle & bustle of life we all need a little treat (Oatmeal Cranberry Cookies) January 3, 2013

Filed under: Uncategorized — bakingmommyof3 @ 8:21 am

I am way behind in my posts lately – so sorry for that – my New Years Resolution is to make sure I post on a regular basis – and not let the everyday hustle and bustle take over…

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Oatmeal Cranberry Cookies

Oatmeal Cranberry Cookie Ingredients:

1 cup whole wheat flour
½ cup all-purpose flour
½ teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon baking powder
½ teaspoon salt
½ teaspoon cinnamon
1 cup softened butter
1 cup brown sugar
½ cup granulated sugar
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla
3 cups rolled oats
1 cup dried cranberries
½ cup chopped nuts (walnuts or pecans, totally optional)

Oatmeal Cranberry Cookie Directions

Preheat oven to 350.

Sift together 1 c whole wheat flour, ½ c all-purpose flour, and ½ tsp each of soda, salt, powder and cinnamon.

Cream 1 c. softened butter with 1 c. brown sugar and ½ c granulated sugar. Add 2 large eggs, 1 tsp vanilla, and beat until combined. Add the flour mixture and combine well.

Stir in 3 c. rolled oats and 1 c. dried cranberries and nuts if you choose

Roll heaping tablespoonfuls of dough into balls and place on greased cookie sheet about 2-3 inches apart


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