Katy's Oatmeal Kookies

Katy's Oatmeal Kookies
 
Cook time
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Ingredients
  • 1 c. Western Family Brown Sugar
  • 1 c. Western Family Granulated Sugar
  • 1 c. Western Family Vegetable Shortening
  • 2 Western Family Eggs
  • 2 t. Western Family Vanilla
  • 2 T. Western Family 1% Milk
  • 2 c. Western Family All Purpose Flour
  • 1 t. Western Family Baking Powder
  • 1 t. Western Family Baking Soda
  • 1 t. Western Family Salt
  • 2 c. Western Family Old Fashioned Oatmeal
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease cookie sheet.
  2. Beat shortening and sugars until creamy.
  3. Add eggs, vanilla and milk; mix well.
  4. Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
  5. Add to shortening mixture; mix well.
  6. Stir in oatmeal and Additions** if desired.
  7. Using rounded tablespoons, spoon drops of dough onto prepared cookie sheet, placing 2 inches apart.
  8. Bake 10 minutes or until edges are light brown.
  9. Let stand 5 minutes before removing to racks to cool.
  10. Additions**: 1 cup Chocolate Chips* or Peanut Butter Chips*;
  11. OR 1 cup Raisins* and 1 cup Chopped Walnuts* or Pecans*
  12. OR 2 cups Coconut*