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The ordinary arts we practice every day at home are of more importance to the soul than their simplicity might suggest ~ Sir Thomas Moore ~

Monday, February 6, 2012

♥ Bundles ...

 Today was a baking day ...
 Cookies to keep
Cookies to give ...
Cookies are made of butter and love
~Norwegian Proverb~
 Wrapped up in Valentine ribbon ...
little bundles of love
And while I waited for the timer to go off, letting me know the next batch was ready to come out of the oven, I enjoyed a cup of tea, read, and enjoyed an Oatmeal Raisin Cookie too :-)
Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
1 cup softened butter
1 cup brown sugar
1 large free range egg
1 tsp vanilla
1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp salt
1 1/4 cups quick cooking rolled oats
1 cup Raisins (more or less to suit your taste)
In a large bowl, cream the butter and brown sugar.  Add egg and vanilla and beat until smooth.
Combine flour, b soda and salt and add to butter mixture.
Add rolled oats and raisins and mix well.
Using a tablespoon, drop on parchment covered cookie sheets about 2 inches apart.  Bake 350F for approx 10 minutes.  Cool on wire racks. 


Julie Marie said...

Those little bundles are so cute and they look delish!... thanks for sharing your recipe... xoxo Julie Marie

Ms. ~K said...

Such lovely bundles of sweets!
I know they will be appreciated!

Monica said...

Mmmm these look delicious! I made cookies for my hubby today too :)

Pat said...

My favorite cookies. These are beautiful tied up in bundles.

Kelly said...

I think those cookies are as sweet as their maker! Love the idea too of tying them up with heart ribbon!