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This recipe was sent to me by Hippoluver... Perfect for the holidays or anytime at all... Don't these cookies sound absolutely wonderful?

Pumpkin Cookie Recipe

2 C Flour

1 egg

1 cup quick oats

1 teaspoon vanilla

1 teaspoon baking soda

1 cup packed pumpkin

1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1 cup chocolate chips (OR Raisins)

1 cup margarine

1 cup firmly packed brown sugar

1 cup sugar

1/4 teaspoon salt

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Combine flour, oats, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt. Cream margarine. Gradually adding sugars, beating until fluffy. Add egg and vanilla; Mix well.

Alternate additions of dry ingredients and pumpkin, mixing well after each addition. Stir in chocolate chips.

For each cookie, drop 1/4 cup of dough onto lightly greased cookie sheet; spread into a pumpkin shape using a thin metal spatula. Add a bit more dough to form a stem.

Bake 20 to 25 minutes until cookies are firm and lightly browned. Remove from cookie sheet; cool on racks.

Decorate using icing or peanut butter to affix candies, raisins, or nuts.

Yields 19-20 cookies