Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Very delicious! –Keely


  • 2 cups butter
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 tablespoons vanilla
  • 4 cups flour
  • 5 cups oatmeal
  • ½ tablespoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons baking soda
  • 24 oz chocolate chips
  • 1 lb chopped walnuts or pecans (optional)


Preheat oven to 375º


Combine flour, oatmeal, salt, baking powder, and baking soda and set aside.


Beat butter, sugar, and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs and vanilla. Slowly add dry ingredients until combined. Add chocolate chips and nuts.


Drop onto cookie sheet covered with parchement paper in tablespoon sized balls.


Bake for 6-8 minutes.


This makes enough to feed a crowd! Dough can be frozen, or recipe can easily be cut in half.