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Ingredients: Metric Units
1/2 c. (one stick, 1/4 lb.) margarine, softened
1/2 c. packed brown sugar
1/4 c. white sugar
1 egg
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1 c. all-purpose flour
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
2 1/2 cups Cheerios (or your favorite O-cereal)
1 c. raisins
2/3 c. powdered sugar
3-4 tsp. milk
Directions:
A healthy sweet treat for the next bake sale.

Yield: 24 squares

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease a 13 x 9 x 2 inch rectangular baking pan, or spray with nonstick.

In a large bowl, beat margarine, brown sugar and sugar. Add egg and vanilla; beat well.

In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking powder and baking soda. Add to margarine mix; mix well.

Crush cereal to make 1 1/2 c. crumbs.

Add cereal and raisins to batter and stir until thoroughly combined. Spread evenly in bottom of prepared pan.

Bake at 350F for 15 to 20 min. or until toothpick tests clean. Cool.

Combine the powdered sugar and the milk; stir until smooth. Drizzle over top. Cut into squares. Makes 24 squares.

Enjoy! -Diana
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Contributed on: and modified on Thursday May 20th, 2010