These cookies are the bomb. And I don’t talk like that. I typically avoid ridiculous colloquialisms, but seriously, it cannot be helped in this situation. If you have ever had those peanut butter Girl Scout cookies, you will absolutely love these, because they are better. It’s true. I served these at a party the other night and got asked for the recipe several times by rapturous party-goers. My husband actually made these cookies, because they are his favorite. Chock full of protein from the peanut butter and eggs, and fiber from the oatmeal, you could practically have these for dinner. When you add the luscious peanut butter filling, it transforms them into a delicious dessert! So there you have it. Dinner and dessert in one adorable package. Who could ask for more?
When I make cookies, I love to use silicone baking sheets. I don’t know what I ever did without them. Cookies slide right off, and the bottoms firm up so much quicker than on regular metal pans. I found these Silpat Perfect Cookie Baking Sheets on Amazon. Aren’t they so cute? They have outlines for your cookies placed optimally so your cookies don’t run into each other!
I do also adore my stoneware. I have a couple Pampered Chef pans, but you can buy this Wilton Perfect Ceramic Pizza Stone for much cheaper. I like to use pizza stones rather than baking pans with sides, because the pizza stones are so much easier to clean.
So make these cookies today! Everyone will love you. And don’t we all need a little more love?
Have you subscribed yet? You’ll get my recipe ebook “The Top Ten” which also contains the bonus super-secret recipe for Lemon Meringue Pie Ice Cream. It will never appear on this blog, so subscribing is the only way to get it! Just click here to sign up!
Recipe adapted from Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies 3 from Allrecipes.com.