Graham Cracker Cookies

Get ready for some nostalgia with this Graham Cracker Cookies recipe. Add chopped nuts, chocolate chips, and everyone’s favorite M&M’s for a cookie your kids will love. Bonus: the recipe is so easy, your kids may even be able to make it themselves!

Graham Cracker Cookies

3.3 from 67 votes

This Graham Cracker Cookies recipe is a keeper. It’s a simple and fun way to transform graham crackers into delightful cookies that bring back nostalgic memories. The addition of nuts, chocolate chips, and M&M’s adds extra texture and flavor, making them a favorite among kids and adults alike.


  • 3/4 cup butter, softened

  • 1/2 cup white sugar

  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar

  • 1 egg

  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

  • 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour

  • 1 cup graham cracker crumbs

  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda

  • 3/4 cup candy-coated milk chocolate pieces

  • 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips

  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans


  • Beat together margarine and sugars until light and fluffy. Blend in egg and vanilla. Add combined flour, graham cracker crumbs, baking soda, and salt. Mix well. Stir in chocolate chips, M & M’s, and nuts.
  • Drop dough by heaping tablespoonfuls onto greased cookie sheets about 3 inches apart. Press 2 or 3 additional M & M candies on top of cookies if desired.
  • Bake in preheated oven 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) for 8-10 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool on the sheet about 3 minutes and remove to wire racks.

I was feeling a bit nostalgic when I came across this Graham Cracker Cookies recipe. The idea of turning simple graham crackers into cookies intrigued me, and I knew it would be a hit with my kids.

I gathered the ingredients, including chopped nuts, chocolate chips, and colorful M&M’s, to add some extra flair to the cookies. The recipe was straightforward and easy to follow, making it a perfect project for my kids to get involved in.

We crushed the graham crackers and mixed them with the other ingredients. The aroma of the cookies baking in the oven filled the kitchen, creating an atmosphere of anticipation.

When the cookies were ready, we couldn’t wait to taste them. The combination of the crunchy graham crackers, rich chocolate chips, and the delightful surprise of M&M’s was absolutely delightful. They were a perfect blend of sweet, nutty, and chocolatey flavors.

My kids were thrilled with the cookies and couldn’t believe they had helped create such a delicious treat. It was a moment of pride for them, and we enjoyed the cookies together, savoring each bite.

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