Magic Potion Cookies

Swap the chocolate chips and/or peanuts with your favorite mix-ins. Try granola, coconut, raisins, or small candies.

Serves: 24Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 35 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 24


  • 1 box (18.25 oz.) yellow cake mix
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1⁄3 cup vegetable oil
  • 1⁄2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 cup oatmeal
  • 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup chopped peanuts


  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Mix cake mix, eggs, oil, vanilla, and oatmeal together in a large mixing bowl. Stir in chocolate chips and peanuts.
  • Drop cookies by spoonfuls onto an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake for 9 minutes. Remove from oven and cool on a wire rack.