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OLD FASHIONED OATMEAL
COOKIES WITH VANILLA & CINNAMON
If there is one cookie I get asked to make over and over, it would be this Old Fashioned Oatmeal Cookie With Vanilla And Cinnamon. I can’t tell you enough how simply amazing it is, you must try it! It has just the perfect touch of sweetness with a hint of vanilla and cinnamon. The ratio of old-fashioned rolled oats, to the baking powder and soda; create the perfect chewy and crispy cookie! Print this recipe and keep it tucked away as your staple Old Fashioned Oatmeal Cookie Recipe. I promise, you won’t be disappointed. I hope you enjoy!
  • 1 cup unsalted butter (2 sticks), softened
  • 1 cup light brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 tbsp vanilla extract...

   
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