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lancaster, pa, farm We're off to Lancaster, PA for the weekend. I plan to pick up some apple butter, shoo fly pie and whoopies pies while I am there. Perhaps jeans in the next size up? If you're in the mood for a little sugar without the baking, give these a whirl. Made them last night. They're more like a chunky fudge than a cookie, but who am I to mess with my grandma's recipe? No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies 2 cups sugar 4 tablespoons of cocoa 1 stick of butter 1/2 cup of milk 1 cup of peanut butter 1 tablespoon of vanilla 3 cups of plain oatmeal (quick cook) In a heavy saucepan bring the sugar, cocoa, butter and milk to a boil. Boil for 1 minute, then remove from heat and add the peanut butter, vanilla and oatmeal. Blend well, then use a tablespoon to drop onto a large sheet lined with wax or parchment paper. Chill until cool.

10 comments

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by risamay

Mmm … Those no-bake cookies sound right up my alley.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Laura Marie

Love this photo, Nichole!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Stephanie

mmmmm my family is not far from there and I'm just now starting to miss Fall in the US. Sounds amazing :)

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Paris Paul

Thanks so much for this whiff of American autumn, Nichole.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Hello, I'm Emily Clare.

Darn you. I walked to the store after dinner expressly to get oatmeal to make these cookies (sans PB) but then talked myself out of making them when I realized it would be the second batch within a month.
After reading your post, all I can think about is making these cookies!! Your weekend sounds delightful!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Chrissy

Just sort of "stumbled" over your great blog! i love it and am your newest follower!
Love your photos!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by colorchic

I know that recipe… it definitely means you're buying the next size in jeans! They are addicting… don't try them!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by vicki archer

Delish…..and no baking….what could be better? xv

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Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by nichole

Hi Chrissy!

Thank you so much.

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