Category Archives: oats

Iced Oatmeal Cookies

I could spend this post writing about childhood nostalgia and oatmeal cookies. But I didn’t like oatmeal cookies when I was a kid. I could spend this post raving about the flavor combinations and texture of the cookies. But that’s boring. I could tell you a silly story from my life and somehow relate it […]

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Oatmeal Kiss Cookies

Day 2! All of you oatmeal lovers will enjoy these. Oatmeal Kiss Cookies Recipe source: Taste of Home 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup shortening 1 cup sugar 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 2-1/4 cups quick-cooking oats 1 cup chopped nuts (I left these out because I’m not a nuts-in-my-cookies lover) […]

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Thin and Crispy Oatmeal Cookies

Let’s talk about leaveners, baby. One of the many things that I love about America’s Test Kitchen is that they often educate you about why your ingredients do what they do. To acheive a thin, crisp cookie, using two leaveners is recommended. Counterintuitive, don’t you think? One would assume that more leaveners would equal more […]

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