December 20, 2017

PC’s Famous Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

If you go to Jackman P.S., you probably know PC.   She is a wonderful, caring adult in our school.  You might have seen her in the lunchroom or helping out in kindergarten or helping first graders learn how to read.  What would we do without her?   


Did you know PC is also an excellent baker?  Yep, she is! She makes really good cookies, especially OATMEAL RAISIN COOKIES!!!  And she’s happy to share this recipe with Jackman.  


Ingredients:
  • ¾ cup butter
  • ¾ cup white sugar
  • ¾ cup brown sugar
  • 2 eggs1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 ¼ cup flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • ¾ tsp cinnamon
  • ¼  tsp salt
  • 2 ¾ cups rolled oats
  • 1 cup raisins (or chocolate chips)
Instructions:
  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees
  2. Add butter and sugars in a small bowl.  Stir until smooth.
  3. Next, add the eggs and vanilla.  Stir again.
  4. In a separate bowl, add the floor, baking soda, cinnamon, salt. Mix thoroughly.   
  5. Now, put it all together.   Stir again.
  6. Wait, there’s more.  The oats and raisins.  Dump them in and stir one last time.  Now the cookie dough is ready.
  7. Spoon out the dough onto baking sheet lined with parchment paper.  Press the dough to make it flat.
  8. Bake for 20 minutes.   
There you have it.   PC’s not-so-secret cookie recipe.  Thanks for sharing. No need for store-bought, packaged cookies. Nothing beats a fresh, home-baked cookie for your school lunch and snack.