Easy Scratch Receipes Week Seven

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BROWNIES

One stick margarine or butter

2 cups sugar

Four heaping tablespoons cocoa

Four eggs

1 cup +2 tablespoons of flour

1 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon vanilla

1 cup chopped nuts

Melt margarine; add sugar and cocoa, Stir until smooth. Beat in one egg at a time. Stir in vanilla. Add flour and salt; mix well, stir in nuts. Bake in 350° for 25 minutes.

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Easy Scratch Recipes Week 2

Peanut oatmeal cookies

Peanut Oatmeal Cookies

Here is a recipe for Oatmeal Salted Peanut Cookies. Make a bunch of them, keep in the freezer, in Ziploc bags.

Ingredients:

1 cup white sugar

1 cup brown sugar

1 cup margarine

two eggs

2 cups flour

1 teaspoon baking powder

1 teaspoon soda

2 1/2 cups oatmeal

1 teaspoon vanillla

1 cup salted peanuts

Mix in order given. Form into balls. Place on greased cookie sheet. And press flat.

Bake at 350° for 12 minutes.

We seem to go through a lot of cookies at our house. I will double the recipe quite often and to cut down on the work and baking time I will make some lumberjack sized cookies.

I hope you enjoy and share this recipe with others.