Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Lactation Cookies

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These cookies are not only taste great, they also bump up your milk supply. If you’re not breast feeding feel free to indulge anyway. They will only increase milk supply if you are breast feeding. This is my regular recipe. I will also post a vegan recipe. Both are yummy!

Ingredients:

        1 cup of butter

          ½ cup sugar

          ½ cup firmly packed brown sugar

          4 tablespoons water

          2 tablespoons flax seed meal

          2 eggs

          1 teaspoon vanilla

          3 cups flour

          1 teaspoon baking soda

          ¼ teaspoon salt

          1 teaspoon cinnamon

          3 cups oats

          1 cup chocolate chips

          2 tablespoons of brewer’s yeast

Directions:

1.    Preheat oven to 350 degrees

2.    Mix the flaxseed meal with water and let sit for 5 minutes

3.    In a large bowl beat butter and sugars

4.    Add eggs

5.    Add flaxseed mix and vanilla and beat well

6.    Sift together flour, brewer’s yeast, baking soda, cinnamon and salt

7.    Add dry ingredients to the butter mixture

8.    Stir in oats and chips

9.    Form about 2 “ balls and place on cookie sheet

Bake for 12 minutes.  Cool and enjoy! Makes 4 ½ dozen

Laura LaceyComment