Lillian’s Cookies

Lillian Hutchinson Lillian was our step-Grandmother and she was a wonderful woman. Unfortunately, our Grandfather, Happoo, died 8 months after their marriage, but we were lucky that Lillian still stayed in our lives for many more years. She treated all of as her grandchildren, and there was a lot of us! She always had theseContinue reading “Lillian’s Cookies”

Soft Banana Chip Cookies

Ingredients1 C Crisco1 1/2 C sugar2 eggs1 tsp vanilla2 3/4 C flour1 1/2 tsp baking soda1/2 tsp salt1/2 C buttermilk or sour milk1 C mashed bananas (about 3 mediums bananas)1 (12 oz) pkg semi-sweet chocolate chips1 C chopped nuts, optional Directions1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Grease cookie sheets.2. In a large bowl, cream CriscoContinue reading “Soft Banana Chip Cookies”

Picnic Chewies

Ingredients 2/3 C butter, softened2/3 C shortening1 C sugar1 C brown sugar2 eggs1 Tbsp vanilla extract3 1/4 C flour1/2 tsp baking soda1/2 tsp salt12oz bag of chocolate chips1 1/2 C chopped walnuts Directions1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.2. Blend butter and shortening together until light and fluffy. Add both sugars and cream well. Add theContinue reading “Picnic Chewies”

Seven-Layer Cookies

Ingredients 1/2 C butter1 C graham cracker crumbs1 C coconut1 – 11 oz pkg butterscotch chips1 – 12 oz pkg chocolate chips1 C chopped nuts of your choice1 – 14 oz can condensed milk Directions1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.2. Melt butter in a 9×13 pan.3. Layer the next 5 ingredients in order listed overContinue reading “Seven-Layer Cookies”

Christopher’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

Christopher Morgan Ingredients 1 C sugar1 1/2 C brown sugar1 C butter, melted1 Tbsp vegetable oil2 eggs2 tsp vanilla2 1/2 C flour1 tsp baking soda1 tsp baking powder1 tsp salt1 – 12 oz bag of mini chocolate chips, or chocolate chips of choice Directions1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees2. Cream together sugars and melted butter.Continue reading “Christopher’s Chocolate Chip Cookies”