Apfelstrudel (Apple Strudel)

While trying to make French Apple Tarts I ended up creating this recipe. It is so easy to make since you do not have to make your own puff pastry. I’ve made this many times now and each time I’ve received many compliments because it looks so beautiful and tastes so good.

It is actually so good that I wasn’t able to take a finished picture before it was all eaten!  So I had to use a picture from a previous batch I’d made that I had taken with my cell phone. Don’t be scared off by the pics, whenever I serve this it goes so fast I always make two at a time!
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Quaker Oats Vanishing Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Oatmeal Raisin cookies are so amazing! The spices, the chewiness, the sweet raisins…what isn’t to like?! This recipe is straight from the oatmeal experts at Quaker Oats.  However, I’ve added my little suggestions along the way. These cookies will fill your kitchen with the smell of warm cinnamon and have everyone waiting for them to come out of the oven.
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