Easy Recipes

Grandma Helen’s Oatmeal Cookies

Cook time: 10 Min Prep time: 15 Min Serves: 10 or more


  • 1 c butter
  • 1 c white sugar
  • 1 c brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 2 large eggs, well-beaten
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 1/2 c white flour
  • 3 c quick oatmeal
  • 2 c coconut (or you choice of nuts, raisins, date, chocolate chips, etc.)


  • 1. Cream together butter, white sugar and brown sugar in a large bowl.
  • 2. Add eggs, vanilla, salt, baking soda, flour, oatmeal, coconut and mix.
  • 3. Either use a cookie scoop, drop and bake immediately or form the dough into 2″ rolls in plastic and refrigerate until chilled then slice.
  • 4. Bake at 375 for 10-12 minutes.
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