A favorite after school welcome home treat. I bake up one cookie sheet at a time.
You will have a stiff batter. You can also do this part by hand with a good spatula or wooden spoon.
I use a meatball scoop to get even size balls.
OATMEAL CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES
1 C (2 sticks) butter, room temperature
3/4 C light brown sugar
3/4 C white sugar
2 t vanilla
1-1/2 C flour
1 t baking soda
1 t cinnamon
3 C oatmeal (quick cook)
2 C (12-oz bag) chocolate chips
1 C chopped pecans
Beat together butter and sugars on medium speed until fluffy. Beat in eggs and vanilla. Add flour, soda and cinnamon on low speed. Stir in oats, chocolate chips and nuts. Drop heaping T onto baking sheet. Use a meatball scoop if you have one. Flatten slightly. Bake
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