Anyway, these cookies would be good to whip up to have something to eat while you're making the regular Christmas cookies. After all, you don't want to eat all those up, do you?
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Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
1/2 cup brown sugar, packed
1/2 white granulated sugar
1/2 cup butter
1 egg, beaten
1 t. vanilla
1 T. milk
When well blended, add:
1 cup flour
1/2 t. soda
1/2 t. double-acting baking powder
1/2 t. salt
Mix together and add 1 cup uncooked rolled oats, (quick cooking). Mix well.
Drop by teaspoonfulls on a greased cookie sheet and bake for 8 or 9 minutes.
You may add 1 teaspoon of orange rind to the dough with the butter and sugars.