Just 1 Dozen Easy Oatmeal Cookies

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by thepurpleturtle

Here's an easy cookie recipe that makes a nice small batch - just 12 cookies so you don't have too many sitting around your house for days. Increase the sugar to half a cup if you are using plain/regular instant oats.

Top Review by jasmineosuna

added vanilla like suggested. .very easy, very quick, fun to make with kids! thank you!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 14 cup sugar
  • 12 cup all-purpose flour
  • 12 cup margarine
  • 12 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3 (0.32 g) envelopes instant maple and brown sugar oatmeal (but any flavor should work) or 3 (0.32 g) envelopes instant apple and cinnamon oatmeal (but any flavor should work)


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Lightly spray a baking sheet with non-stick spray.
  3. In a medium bowl, mix all of the ingredients together.
  4. Using your hands, roll dough into 12 balls, flatten each one slightly and place them on a baking sheet.
  5. Bake for about 15 minutes.
  6. Remove from oven and let sit for 5 minutes before placing cookies on a wire rack to cool.

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