Raggedy Ann Cookies
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Chewy Oatmeal Cookies

Course Cookies
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 2 .5 dozen
Author Leigh Anne Wilkes

Ingredients

  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp baking bowder
  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 2 cups quick cooking oats
  • 2 cups crispy rice cereal
  • 1 cup sweetened shredded coconut
  • 1 cup chopped pecans

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Cream together the shortening and sugars until light and fluffy.
  • Add in vanilla, salt and eggs.
  • Combine flour, baking soda and baking powder and add to sugar mixture.
  • Mix until combined and stir in oats, cereal, coconut and nuts. Combine well.
  • Form dough into golf ball size balls and place on baking sheet
  • Bake for 10 minutes.
  • Cookies will be still be soft in the middle. Allow to cool on a rack.