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everyday cookies

Recipe by
Julie Pawlacyk
Bowling Green, KY

These are another favorite recipe that came from my mom. She made these ever since I was little and we all fought over them! This is a chewy cookie with a surprising crunch.

yield 48 serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For everyday cookies

  • 1 c
    white sugar
  • 1 c
    brown sugar
  • 3/4 c
    vegetable oil
  • 1 c
    butter(2 sticks)
  • 1
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    cream of tartar
  • 3 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    rice krispies cereal
  • 1 c
    sweetened coconut
  • 1 c
    quick-cooking oatmeal
  • 1/2 c
    walnuts, pecans, etc. (baker's choice)

How To Make everyday cookies

  • 1
    Mix flour, baking soda, cream of tartar and salt in a large bowl and set aside
  • 2
    Cream together butter, oil and both sugars until well mixed and then add vanilla.
  • 3
    Slowly add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients just until all moistened.
  • 4
    Stir in Rice Krispies, coconut, quick-cooking oatmeal and nuts of your choice until blended.
  • 5
    Roll into 1-inch balls and flatten cookies with a cup dipped in sugar.
  • 6
    Bake at 350 degrees for 10-12 minutes or until golden brown.