Christmas Treasure Nuggets
brown sugar, firmly packed
oats, quick or old-fashioned, uncooked
1Heat oven to 375 degrees.
2Beat butter and sugars in large bowl until fluffy.
3Blend in eggs and vanilla.
4Combine flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt; add to butter mixture and mix well.
5Stir in oats and cereal.
6Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls, 2" apart, onto ungreased cookie sheet.
7Press 1 almond onto each cookie.
8Bake 8-10 minutes or until golden brown.
9Cool 2 minutes on cookie sheet; remove to wire rack.
10Cool completely and store tightly covered. (Makes 6 dozen cookies.)