Easy Peanut Butter Chip Bars
1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon peanut butter
1 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup butter or shortening
1 1/2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 cup old fashioned oats
pinch of salt
1 cup or more if you like lots of chocolate chips
Mix everything together till smooth, except the chips. Fold them in the end when the batter is well blended.
Pour into a 9 x 9 pan and bake at 350 for 25 to 30 minutes.
Tips: the chips won't sink if you toss them into flour first.