Peanut butter bars


Cookie Ingredients
  • ¾ cup butter
  • ¾ cup brown sugar
  • ¾ cup white sugar
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 eggs
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ¾ cup peanut butter
  • 1½ cups flour
  • 1½ cups rolled oats

Frosting Ingredients
  • ½ cup butter
  • ⅓ cup cocoa
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla
  • ¼ cup milk

Cookie Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Cream butter and sugars. Add vanilla, eggs, salt, baking soda, and peanut butter.
  3. Add flour and oats.
  4. Spread in ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 20 minutes.

Frosting Instructions
  1. Melt butter. Add cocoa and powdered sugar.
  2. Add vanilla and milk. Add more powdered sugar or milk if necessary.

(From a Young Women leader.)