Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

 

2
cups butter
2
cups sugar
2
cups brown sugar
4
eggs
2
teaspoons vanilla
4
cups flour
5
cups regular oatmeal--measured then blended to powder
1
teaspoon salt
2
teaspoons baking powder
2
teaspoons baking soda
24
ounces chocolate chips
8
ounce Hershey bar--grated
3
cups chopped nuts

 

 

Cream together butter, sugar and brown sugar;  add eggs and vanilla.   Set aside.

 

Mix together flour, oatmeal, salt, baking powder, baking soda.  Add to butter mixture.  Add chocolate chips, grated chocolate and nuts.

 

Drop golf ball size balls on lightly greased baking sheet -- 2 inches apart, as they spread greatly.  Bake at 350° for 15 minutes. 

 

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