Total Time
25mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

I received this recipe years ago from a woman in one of my education classes. Since then I have been making them every year for my Christmas cookies plate. Note: If made as follows, expect a very thin crispy cookie. I usually add 1/3 cup of flour to make the cookies a little chewier. Either way, they taste great!!!!!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine flour, oatmeal, soda and salt in a small bowl.
  2. Cream butter and sugars together in a large bowl.
  3. Add eggs and vanilla and beat until fluffy.
  4. Add flour mixture.
  5. Fold in cranberries and pecans.
  6. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper (or spray with non stick spray) and form dough into balls, spaced about 2-3 inches apart.
  7. Bake 10-12 minutes at 350.
  8. Cool on wax paper. Store in refrigerator for best serving results.
  9. (Have faith if they appear to melt into each other while baking -- Simply cut out original shapes with a knife or spatula while cooling.).