Lori Daniels, Beverly, West Virginia--Taste of Home Cookie Cookbook
1/2 cup butter-flavored shortening
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk
3 tablespoons creamy peanut butter
1-1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1 cup graham cracker crumbs
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup chopped pecans
1 package (12.6 ounces) milk chocolate M&M's Beth use 1 bag mini baking bits
1. In a bowl, cream shortening and brown sugar; beat in egg. Add vanilla and milk. Blend in peanut butter. Combine dry ingredients; add to the creamed mixture. Stir in the M&M's and nuts.
2. Drop by teaspoonfuls 1 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 350° for 10-12 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on wire racks. Yield: 7 dozen (2-inch cookies). Beth got 4 1/2 dozen using a cookie scoop.