Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Lactation Cookies
1 cup butter
1 cup sugar
1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
4 tablespoons water
2 tablespoons flax seed meal
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
3 cups oats
1 cup chocolate chips
2-4 tablespoons brewer's yeast
Preheat oven to 350°.
Mix the flaxseed meal and water and let sit for 3-5 minutes.
Beat butter, sugar, and brown sugar well.
Add eggs and mix well.
Add flaxseed mix and vanilla, beat well.
Sift together flour, brewers yeast, baking soda, and salt.
Add dry ingredients to butter mix.
Stir in oats and chips.
Drop onto baking sheet by rounded teaspoons.
Bake for 8 - 12 minutes.
Let set for a couple minutes then remove from tray and cool on a wire rack.
*** Suggested 'dose' is 4 cookies a day.
*** If you don't want chocolate you can sub. a cup of raisins and a tsp. of cinnamon.
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