Homemade cookies make the whole house smell good. Kids can make these oat cookies, which are friend makers and happiness bringers, using all organic ingredients. Oats have the highest percentage of protein and fiber of any grain, giving kids brain power and energy. When kids use healthy organic ingredients, cookies can be yummy, fresh, and good for you treats. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Cream, using a fork, 1 stick of softened organic butter and 1/3 cup organic sugar and add 1/3 cup of maple syrup, 1 tsp vanilla extract. Mix in ¾ cup whole wheat pastry flour, ¾ cup organic old fashioned rolled oats, 1 tsp arrowroot starch, 1 tbsp water, ½ tsp baking soda, ¼ tsp baking powder, ¼ tsp salt, ½ tsp cinnamon and blend well. Stir in ½ cup pecan pieces, ½ cup semi sweet chocolate chips. Spoon the dough onto parchment paper lined cookie sheets. Bake for 10 minutes and cool 15 minutes.