No-bakes, No-regrets!

2 cups sugar
3 Tbsp cocoa
1/2 cup milk
1 cube margarine
1/2 cup peanut butter
3 cups oatmeal
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 pinch salt
1. Combine sugar, cocoa, milk and margarine in saucepan. Boil for 1 minute (rolling boil).
2. Remove from heat and add other ingredients.
3. Stir until you can drop onto waxed paper in spoonfuls. Let set.

Last night I dreamt...

Charlie Brown and The Smiths--Genius!

History is Served

For the first time in around 20 years I made these delicious cookies, a recipe I dug up from the Grandma archives! My mom used to make them occasionally when I was growing up. It's a recipe that was passed on from her mom's mom. The orange zest and cinnamon bring this otherwise ordinary oatmeal chocolate chip cookie to a whole new level of yum...

Chocolate Oatmeal Drops

2 cups of flour
1 ½ cups of sugar
1 tsp baking powder
½ tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
1 tsp cinnamon
½ cup milk
3 ½ cups of oats
Grated peel from 1 orange
6 ounces of chocolate chips
½ cup of chopped nuts (optional)
2 eggs
1 cup of salad oil (I used melted butter)

Mix flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, soda, cinnamon in a large bowl. Stir in the oats, orange peel, chocolate chips, and nuts. Beat eggs slightly and stir in the milk. Stir this into the flour mixture along with the salad oil. Bake at 375 degrees for 8-10 minutes.

Don't Want No Scrubs

Forever on a quest to find the perfect facial products...found this scrub after reading about it on the goop blog.