Chocolate Cranberry Cookies

(taken from Better Homes and Gardens Cookies, Cookies, Cookies Any-Day Treats/Christmastime Treats)
1/2 cup butter
1 cup flour
3/4 cup sugar
1 egg
1 tsp vanilla
1/2 tsp baking powder
1 cup rolled oats
1 cup coarsely chopped cranberries
1/2 cup finely chopped walnuts or pecans
42 milk chocolate kisses

In a large mixing bowl, beat the butter till softened. Add flour, sugar, egg, vanilla, and baking powder. Beat till thoroughly combined, scraping sides of bowl occasionally. Stir in rolled oats, cranberries, and nuts.

Drop by rounded teaspoons 1 inch apart on greased cookie sheets. Place a chocolate kiss in center of each cookie. Bake in 375 degree oven for 10-12 minutes or till edges are lightly browned. Remove and cool on wire racks. Makes 42.