grandma's cowboy cookies
 
 
Keep it Simple, Sweetie:
Ingredients
  • 3 cups quick cook oatmeal
  • 1 cup chocolate chips
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1.5 cups of flour
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
Instructions
  1. Pre heat oven to 350 degrees. Cream together the shortening, sugar and brown sugar until light and crumbly.
  2. Add vanilla and eggs, one at a time and beat until smooth.
  3. Sift together the flour, baking soda and salt. Gradually add to the wet mixture until all combined.
  4. Stir in the oatmeal, chocolate chips and pecans.
  5. Roll into 1 inch balls and place on a greased cookie sheet and bake for 10-15 minutes until golden brown.
  6. Let the cookies cool and serve to your favorite friends. :)
Recipe by at http://keepitsimplesweetieblog.com/grandmas-cowboy-cookies/