I am pretty sure you will love them. And maybe eat them for dinner. I did. And it was magical.
Pre-fitness challenge, of course.
Here is what you need. You know, the good stuff.
Finally, put the magical dough of goodness on a cookie sheet and find something to distract you for 10 minutes while they bake. I found that eating cookie dough was a good distraction.
And then eat them. See? Super easy.
They are soft and chewy and full of flavor! They are flippin' delicious, is what they are. And you can add whatever you want to them. Dried cherries? Sure! Butterscotch chips? No problem! Nuts? Go for it! The sky is the limit!
1 cup packed brown sugar1/2 cup white sugar
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 1/2 cups peanut butter
4 1/2 cups oats (quick cooking or old-fashioned)
1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 cup peanut butter chips
1 cup M&M’s chocolate candies
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Beat together butter and sugars. Add eggs, vanilla extract, and baking soda, and mix well. Mix in peanut butter until well-blended. Add oats and stir until combined. Mix in chocolate chips, peanut butter chips and M&M’s.
Drop cookies by spoonful about 2 inches apart on an ungreased baking sheet. Bake in preheated 350 degree F oven for 10-12 minutes. Let cookies cool on baking sheets before moving to wire racks. Store in an airtight container. Makes 4-5 dozen.