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Lactation Cookies
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5 from 13 votes

Oatmeal Lactation Cookies Recipe

An easy to make oatmeal lactation cookie recipe. 
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Total Time32 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: lactation cookies
Servings: 12 people
Calories: 252kcal

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup coconut oil
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 tbsp milled flaxseed
  • 3 tbsp water
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 2 tbsp brewer's yeast
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 cups oats
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 2 tbsp whole flaxseed optional

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit
  • In a mixing bowl, mix the coconut oil and sugar until soft. Add the egg and vanilla and mix.
  • Combine the milled flaxseed and water in a separate bowl and then add to the mixing bowl.
  • Add the flour, brewer's yeast, cinnamon and salt to the mixing bowl and mix again.
  • By hand, mix in the oats, raisins and whole flaxseed.
  • Scoop out the batter onto a baking tray lined with parchment paper. Flatten the cookies slightly. Recipe will make 12 cookies.
  • Bake for 12 minutes.

Notes

The whole flaxseed is optional. You can substitute the whole wheat flour for regular white flour. You can also substitute the coconut oil for butter. 

Nutrition

Calories: 252kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 13mg | Sodium: 110mg | Potassium: 192mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 13g | Vitamin A: 20IU | Vitamin C: 0.3mg | Calcium: 35mg | Iron: 1.4mg