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Milk Making Cookies

A very dear friend of mine welcomed her Baby Boy to the world this weekend. I am so thrilled to meet this little man. My daughter is just as excited as I am we knew at once we had to bake something for Faith to enjoy. I decided to bake Lactation Cookies to help keep mamma happy and healthy so she can keep baby Gabriel happy and healthy. These cookies are extremely delicious for everyone to enjoy but have lots of great ingredients to help keep a nursing mothers supply strong. With a name like lactation cookies they help keep others away from our precious cookies in fear that they may start lactating hahaha.



Congratulations Faith, John & Big Sister Sophia!

Milk Making Lactation Cookies

Adapted from Gusty Mama

Preheat oven to 350



Ingredients:
2 sticks of butter
3/4 cup firmly packed dark brown sugar
3/4 cup sugar
2 eggs
2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 1/2 cup white whole wheat flour (King Arthur)
1 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon baking soda
3 cups old fashioned oats
2 cups Enjoy Life mini chocolate chips
1/4 cup chia seeds
1/4 cup ground flax seed

Directions:
Melt Butter and Brown sugar Togeteher until blended but do not over heat
Add sugars and butter together in larger bowl and mix well.
Add eggs and vanialla.
Mix flours cinnamon salt and baking soda together in small bowl.
Add flour mixture to sugar mixture
Add oats, chocolate chips, chia seeds and flax seeds
Do not over mix.
Place on baking sheet using cookie scooper
Bake for 15 minutes
Let cool on sheet for 5 minutes.
Let cool completely on wire racks


Enjoy!!!



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