Layer ingredients in order given in a 1 quart wide mouth canning jar. Press each layer firmly in place before adding the next ingredient.
Directions given to recipient:
Empty jar into large mixing bowl, use your hands to thoroughly mix.Add 1 stick soft butter, 2 eggs slightly beaten and 2 tsp vanilla (optional). Mix until completely blended-you will need to finish mixing with your handsShape into balls the size of walnuts Place 2" apart on sprayed cookies sheets Bake 350 for 15-18 min til edges are lightly browned-cool 5 min on baking sheet and remove cookies to racks to cool completely Makes 2 1/2 dozen cookies