I posted a photo of the oatmeal cookies I made on my Instagram page a few weeks back and I got a lot of request for a recipe! Here I am redeeming my pledge. These oatmeal cookies are so filling, so yummy and easy to make. A few oatmeal cookies and tea/coffee in the morning and you are ready to face the day. I'll show you how easy it is to make them. SUBSCRIBE to my channel by clicking HERE if you want more Recipes!

3/4 Cups Wheat Flour
3/4 Cups Plain Flour/All Purpose Flour
 and 1/4 Cup White Sugar
1 Cup Brown Sugar
1/2 Cup Butter and 1/2 Cup Shortening or 1 Cup Butter
3 Cups Oats
2 Eggs
Handful Raisins
Handful Coconut Shavings
1 Teaspoon Cinnamon
1 Teaspoon Vanilla Essence
1 Teaspoon Baking Soda
1/2 Teaspoon Salt


  • Preheat Oven to 350 degrees
  • In a large bowl, with a whisk (or by hand) beat butter and shortening (or just butter if you are using only butter) for 40 seconds.
  • Add Sugar, Baking Soda, Salt and Cinnamon to the Butter mix and beat until properly combined.
  • Add Eggs and Vanilla Essence and beat some more 
  • Add Wheat Flour, All Purpose Flour and Oats gradually, and mix with a spatula till well combined.
  • Add Raisins and Coconut Shavings and mix some more.
  • Using a small ice cream scoop or a table spoons, scoop a small amount of dough and place on a baking tray. 
  • Bake for 10 to 15 minutes.
  • Take out of the oven, place on a cooling rack and allow to cool before eating.


  1. Wooow thanks Sisi Yemi ohhh I bet I will try this for this weekend

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  2. Food is Good Busines

    Thanks Yemi for Sharing ....

  3. Yummy!! BTW sisi you were on wazobia TV oo on a show called 'talk talk' they showed one of your recipe videos the ofe nsala video,and as usual I was like... seeeee sisiiiiii!!!! Lol #sisiyemmieblogaddict#

  4. Nice one abeg where my foodahilics gang them....Let's roll

  5. Nice. Looks really tasty!


  6. Sisi Yemmie, please where do you buy wheat flour in Lagos? And which brand do you buy?
    Thank you.


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