Cookies are kind of my thing. The beauty of this cranberry oatmeal cookie is that I convince myself I could eat it for breakfast. You can double this recipe easily. The baking time will be the same. I can’t put these oatmeal cookies down! I haven’t shared one here in awhile, but if you are new, make sure to check out some of my other Thick and Chewy Cookie recipes here. Make sure you’re using old fashioned oats and not quick oats for this recipe. Oatmeal Cranberry Cookie Recipe. I have made tons over the years, but today I am extra excited to share one of my favorites with you! This cranberry oatmeal cookie recipe is asking for dried cranberries, it cannot be substituted with fresh cranberries. Oatmeal Cranberry Cookies! This isn’t some dry, hockey puck oatmeal cookie. These Oatmeal Cookies with Cranberries are the perfect chewy oatmeal cookie. I want my oatmeal cookies to be soft and chewy every time!