Cowboy Cookies

1 cup margarine or butter (2 sticks), softened
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1 1/2 cup dark brown sugar
2 eggs
2 cups flour
1 teaspoon soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
2 cups oatmeal (quick kind)
1 1/2 cups coconut
1 12oz. package chocolate chips


Cream margarine and sugars. Add eggs, and vanilla, mix well. Add dry ingredients together and mix well. Stir in oats, coconut and chocolate chips. Drop by teaspoonful onto ungreased cookie sheets and bake at 375 for 12 to 15 minutes or until slightly brown. Cool a few minutes on pan, then transfer to wire racks.

* * * One of Granmaw's old recipes. Always a favorite.