No-bake Cookies

2  1/2 c. sugar

3 c. oatmeal

½ c. milk

1/3 c. cocoa

1 stick of butter

1 tsp. vanilla

 

Measure the ingredients and set aside. Prepare a sheet of wax paper for later.  

In a medium saucepan over medium heat, melt the butter. Add sugar and milk and stir until sugar dissolves. Add cocoa. Stir until the mixture comes to a boil and boil for about 80 seconds. Remove from heat. 

Stir in oatmeal and vanilla extract. Drop by the spoonful on a piece of wax paper. Allow cookies to cool.