(with a slight twist added by me)**
2/3 cup canola oil, 1 cup sugar
1 egg, 4 T molasses
1 t ground ginger, 1 t cinnamon
2t baking soda, 1/2 t salt
**add zest of one large orange if so desired
Mix ingredients together - add 2 C flour.
Mix well with spoon. Knead just a bit.
Roll into balls, roll in sugar
Bake at 350 degrees C for 9 minutes or more.
Enjoy with a big glass of milk or a pint of Guiness