Monster Cookies

Here's a recipe to make for your family when you want something big and hearty. Enjoy! 

1 cup crunchy peanut butter
1 cup brown sugar
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup butter, softened
3 eggs
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 cup flour
2 teaspoons baking soda
3 cups old fashioned oats
1 cup M&M's 
1 cup peanut butter chips
1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

Preheat oven to 325 degrees. In large mixing bowl, cream together peanut butter, brown sugar, sugar, and butter. Add vanilla and eggs, one at a time, beating well. In small bowl, combine flour, baking soda, and oats. Add flour mixture to creamed mixture until combined. Stir in M&M's, peanut butter chips, and chocolate chips. Using 1/4 cup, shape into balls. Place on greased baking sheet (9 cookies per sheet). Bake for 15-18 minutes until golden brown. Cool on wire racks. Makes 2 1/2 dozen.
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