Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies!

Hi Everybody!

I hope everyone had a good holiday with their friends and family. One of the best parts of this time of year is baking! I found this recipe for Oatmeal Peanut Butter cookies that turned out great, so I am sharing it here!


  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup margarine, softened
  • 1 cup packed light brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup quick-cooking oats


  • combine, flour, salt, and baking soda in medium bowl, set aside
  • in a large bowl, cream together shortening, margarine, peanut butter, and sugars until well blended, beat in eggs
  • gradually add in flour mixture until well blended, stir in the oats
  • preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit
  • drop 2 inch mounds of dough onto an ungreased cookie sheet about 2 inches apart
  • bake for 10-15 minutes or until golden brown
  • transfer to a rack for cooling and enjoy!