(by Rita Slanina)
2 c. sugar
1/2 c. milk
1/3 c. cocoa
1/3 c. butter
2 T. peanut butter
1 t. vanilla extract
3 c. oatmeal
Place sugar, milk, cocoa powder, and butter in medium-sized saucepan.
Bring to a full boil, and boil for 2 minutes.
Off the heat, stir in peanut butter and vanilla extract.
Stir in oatmeal.
Use a teaspoon to scoop and drop balls of dough onto wax paper, and allow to cool.
(Read The Hidden Drawer, the story that accompanies this recipe.)