Okay, well, maybe it’s not his favorrrrrrrite indulgence, but it’s in his top 5! These cookies are great when you’re not wanting to use the oven, but crave something sweet, chewy, and chocolatey!
No Bake Cookies
- 1 stick butter
- 2 cups sugar **
- 3 Tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder
- ½ cup milk
- ½ cup peanut butter
- 3 cups oats
- 1 tsp vanilla
Bring Butter, sugar, cocoa powder, and milk to a boil for two minutes.
Remove from heat, then add peanut butter, oats and vanilla. Stir until well mixed.
Place Tbsp size drops on wax paper and let dry.
**Daddy has built up an aversion to processed sugar, so you can substitute splenda or organic sugar (non-processed). Splenda has a shortened boil time, closer to a minute, keep an eye on it. Organic sugar is a similar cook time as regular sugar, possibly a few seconds longer.