I made your favourite cookies today and because I know you will be peeking here before you leave work, now you can drool on the drive home :) According to Chloe, I am always baking cookies (am I?) And, because Chloe is nosey ( I mean interested:), I posted a photo and the recipe for you.
Jumbo Raisin Cookies
2 cups raisins (boil with 1 cup of water for about 5 minutes and set aside to cool)
1 cup margarine, butter or shortening
2 cups white sugar
1 tsp. vanilla
Add cooled raisins (juice and all)
4 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. salt
1 ½ tsp. cinnamon
¼ tsp. nutmeg
¼ tsp. Allspice
Add the above dry ingredients to the raisin mixture. Mix well with a spoon.
Bake at 375 degrees C for about 12 minutes.