I had almost all the ingredients to make these cookies, they were already in my cabinet. The only two things that were not in my cabinet were the oats and the semi sweet chocolate chips
My pictures never look as good as it takes. lol. Im still new at this whole cooking thing...but trust me these were yummy!
Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies
- 1/2 cup butter, softened
- 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar
- 1/4 cup granulated sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 3/4 cup + 2 tablespoons flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1 1/2 cups oats
- 3/4 cup semi sweet chocolate chips
Preheat the oven to 325 degrees
Cream butter and sugars with an electric mixer for 4 minutes. Do not skimp on the time or you will have flat cookies
Add in egg and beat for 30 more seconds.
Now put down your mixer. Do the rest by hand. SERIOUSLY!
Stir in vanilla.
In a separate bowl, mix the flour, baking soda, and salt. Pour into the wet ingredients and stir until just mixed
Add in the oats and chocolate chips
Drop by 1 - 1 1/2 tablespoonsfuls onto an ungreased baking sheet
Bake for 10-12 minutes
Cool for 5 minutes before removing from pan