Meal Times


oatmeal chocolate chip cake
June 2, 2009, 11:20 pm
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  1. preheat oven to 350º
  2. mix
    • 1 3/4 c. boiling water
    • 1 c. oatmeal
    • 1 c. brown sugar
    • 1/2 c. butter
    • 1 T. cocoa
    • 1 c. sugar
  3. mix in
    • 2 eggs
    • 1 3/4 c. flour
    • 1 t. baking soda
    • 1/2 t. salt
    • 3/4 c. walnuts
    • 12 oz. chocolate chips
  4. bake 40 minutes


pumpkin-nut muffins
June 2, 2009, 2:31 am
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  1. preheat oven to 375º
  2. mix
    • 2 1/3 c. flour (part whole wheat)
    • 2 t. baking powder
    • 2 t. pumpkin spice
    • 2 beaten eggs
    • 3/4 c. sugar
    • 1 1/4 c. pumpkin
    • 2/3 c. oil
    • 1 t. salt
    • 1/3 c. milk
    • 3/4 c. walnuts
    • 3/4 c. raisins
  3. place in muffin tins
  4. bake 20 minutes
  • variation: add strudel topping


butterscotch oatmeal cookies
  1. preheat oven 375º
  2. cream
    • 1 c. shortening
    • 3/4 c. brown sugar
    • 3/4 c. sugar
  3. add
    • 2 eggs
    • 1 t. vanilla
    • 1 T. hot water
  4. add
    • 1 1/2 c. flour
    • 1 t. baking soda
  5. mix in
    • 1/2 c. walnuts or pecans
    • 2 c. oatmeal
    • 1 package butterscotch chips
  6. bake 10-12 minutes


linda’s lace cookies
June 2, 2009, 2:09 am
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  1. preheat oven to 350º
  2. mix until very soft
    • 1/4 c. butter
    • 1/2 c. brown sugar
    • 1/2 c. turbinado sugar
  3. add
    • 1 egg
    • 1/2 t. vanilla
  4. stir in
    • 1 T. flour
    • 1 c. finely chopped walnuts or pecans
  5. drop batter by teaspoons onto cookie sheet
  6. bake 7-8 minutes
  • yield: 3 dozen cookies

source: the wichita eagle, 8-25-08, linda grafton



stir ‘n’ drop oatmeal cookies
June 2, 2009, 12:22 am
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  1. preheat oven at 375º
  2. stir in bowl
    • 1 c. flour
    • 1 t. baking powder
    • 1/2 t. salt
    • 1/2 t. cinnamon
    • 1/2 t. ginger
  3. add
    • 1 c. brown sugar
    • 1 c. oatmeal
  4. mix in
    • 1/4 c. oil
    • 2 T. milk
    • 1 egg
  5. bake 10 minutes
  • variation: add walnuts and/or raisins


oatmeal cocoa chippers
  1. preheat oven to 350º
  2. in small bowl, combine
    • 1 1/4 c. flour
    • 1/2 c. cocoa
    • 2 t. baking soda
    • 1/2 t. salt
  3. in a mixer bowl, beat until creamy
    • 1/2 c. butter
    • 1/2 c. shortening
    • 1 c. brown sugar
    • 2 eggs
    • 1/2 c. sugar
    • 1 t. vanilla
  4. gradually beat in flour mixture
  5. stir in
    • 2 c. chocolate chips
    • 2 c. oatmeal
    • 1 c. walnuts
  • yield: 4 dozen cookies