A family recipe, Dad's favourite!
Beat until smooth:
1 cup white sugar
1 cup brown sugar
1 cup shortening, or butter is better!
Beat in 2 eggs and 1 tsp vanilla.
In a medium mixing bowl, combine:
2 cups flour
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
2 cups oats
Add dries to wets, mix well.
Spoon onto cookie sheets, bake at 350 for 12-15 minutes.