Thursday, June 30, 2011

Friday sweets...

Here are some yummy cookies that wont heat up your kitchen on a HOT summer day

No Bake Family Favorite Cookie Recipe

2 cups white sugar
1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup butter
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 pinch salt
1/2 cup chunky peanut butter
3 cups quick cooking oats

 In a saucepan over medium heat, combine the cocoa, sugar, milk and butter. Bring to a boil, stirring   occasionally. Boil for 1 minute.
 Remove from heat and stir in the salt, vanilla, oats and peanut butter.
 Drop by rounded spoonfuls onto waxed paper. Allow cookies to cool for at least 1 hour.


  1. This I will try, maybe this weekend. Something I can do with my little girl :) Thanks for the recipe!

    Happy FTF!

  2. These are my favorite cookies. I haven't made these in years! I'll have to make them soon.

  3. I love summer recipes that are really easy and this one! It looks so good. I can't wait to make a batch. Yum! Thanks for sharing your cookie recipe. Amy

  4. We used to make these as kids! I'd totally forgotten. I will now have to share them with mine. Thanks for the nostalgia. ~ Courtney

  5. Yummy. These look wonderful, Bren.
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  7. wow, this sounds great...something i can do together with the kids, will try your recipe soon! thanks for sharing and have a great weekend! :)

  8. My daughter has been driving me CrAzy for this recipe! Now I have it "be quiet kid...make cookies til you drop!"


  9. I think I will like these cookies, and I certainly like your About me-text.

  10. This is one of my favorite no-bake recipes. Thanks for sharing it on Sweet Tooth Friday. I hope to see you again this week.