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Valentine M&M Oatmeal Cookies

Show your love with homemade Valentine M&M Oatmeal Cookies. They're chewy and crispy like oatmeal cookies with a burst of chocolate sweetness.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Oatmeal M&M Cookies
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 2 dozen
Author Ali Randall


  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup flour
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1.5 cups oats
  • 1 11- ounce bag of M&Ms, valentine colors


  • Preheat the oven to 350°F if using dark colored cookie sheets. Otherwise heat the oven to 375°F.
  • Cream the butter with the sugar until smooth. At the egg and vanilla and beat until combined. Blend in the flour, cinnamon, baking soda and salt and mix until combined. Stir in the oats and 1.5 cups of the M&Ms.
  • Drop by tablespoons onto a baking sheet and bake for 10 to 12 minutes. Allow the cookies to cool before removing them from the baking sheets.