Mom’s Oatmeal Cookies

Source: Mom C.

Yield: 1 batch


  • Salt: 1/4 Teaspoons
  • Baking soda in 1/4 cup hot water: 1 Teaspoons
  • Brown sugar: 1 Cups
  • Shortening: 1 Cups
  • Oatmeal: 2 Cups
  • =Instructions=

Mix shortening and sugar. Mix in baking soda and water.
Add and mix flour and salt.
Add and mix oatmeal. Chill for 1 hour (optional).
Make into small balls and flatten with floured surface. Bake at 375 F for 10-12 mins.