Lighter Whole Wheat Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by Gabesgirl

Modified from a recipe already listed, making these cookies healthier and with less sugar.

Top Review by Rene1980

These were very yummy! We skipped the flax and added 1 cup of whole wheat flour instead, they stuck together just fine this way (also used regular peanut butter).

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine margarine and peanut butter until smooth.
  2. Add egg and sugar until well blended.
  3. Add vanilla, salt and baking soda.
  4. Mix in rolled oats, wheat germ and flax seeds until well combined.
  5. Mix in whole wheat flour.
  6. Drop by spoonfuls onto ungreased baking sheet.
  7. Flatten with a fork.
  8. Bake at 350°F for 10-12 minutes.

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