142.8…Oatmeal Cranberry White Chocolate Chunk Cookies

The baking bug hit me this afternoon. 

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I have a plethora of Ocean Spray Craisins in my pantry because my daughter is obsessed with them. I decided to try the recipe for Oatmeal Cranberry White Chocolate Chunk Cookies that were on the back of the package. Good thing I did…they are delicious!! 

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Oatmeal Cranberry White Chocolate Chunk Cookies (Makes about 2 1/2 dozen cookies)

Recipe slightly adapted from Ocean Spray


2/3 cup butter, softened

2/3 cup brown sugar

2 large eggs

1 1/2 cups old-fashioned oats

1 1/2 cups flour

1 tsp. baking soda

1/2 tsp. salt

1 cup craisins/dried cranberries

1 cup white chocolate chunks or chips


1. Preheat oven to 375.

2. Using an electric mixer, beat butter and sugar together in a medium mixing bowl until light and fluffy. Add eggs, mixing well. 

3. Combine oats, flour, baking soda and salt in a separate bowl. Add to butter mixture in several additions, mixing well after each addition. Stir in dried cranberries and white chocolate chunks/chips.

4. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 10-12 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on wire rack. 

Printable Recipe

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Last night I reheated the rest of the Coconut Curry Chicken, basmati rice and peas for dinner. 

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Breakfast this morning was half a bagel with cream cheese and lox and half a grapefruit.

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I went to the gym, got my nails done, then headed home for lunch. 

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Same as yesterday: turkey sandwich, Creamy Cole Slaw and Mexican Bean Salad

How often do you make the recipes on the back of food packages/boxes?

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