"Get it in there" Oatmeal Cookies

Adapted from a number of recipes I have been using over the years, these ones seem to be the favorite of my little tribe. 

"Get it in there" Oatmeal Cookies

Step One: With paddle attachment, whip the shit out of the butter and the sugar. 

2 sticks unsalted butter - melted or softened (preferred)

1/2 C Raw Sugar

1/2 C Brown Sugar

Step Two: Slowly add the remaining wet ingredients

2 Eggs

4 t Vanilla

Step Three: Blend all dry ingredients in separate bowl

3 C Rolled Oats

1/2 C All Purpose Flour

1/2 C Almond Flour

1/2 Cup Whole Wheat of flour of your choice

1 t Baking Soda

2 t or large pinch maldon salt

2 t cinnamon

Step Four: Add dry to wet and mix with paddle attachment or the muscles your mama gave you

Step Five: Add bling

1-1.5 c Grape-Nuts

1-1.5 C Chocolate Chips

1/3 C Toasted Walnuts

3/4 C Toasted Coconut (unsweetened)

Bake on parchment for about 12-15 mins. 





Amy's Cilantro Peanut Dip


·      1/4 cup oil

·      1 bunch of cilantro, washed

·      1 cup unsalted peanuts or almonds

·      3 cloves garlic

·      1/4 cup soy sauce

·      2 TBS rice vinegar

·      1/4 cup agave nectar (or more, if needed) or 1/3 cup sugar

·      1 TBS lemon juice

·      Little chili or a few drops of chili sauce.


Put all ingredients in food processor and blend until desired consistency.