333 ~ My Mother-in-Law Peggy’s FAMOUS Oatmeal Coconut Cookies

by debi9kids on December 1, 2011

1 c. shortening
1 c. brown sugar
1 c. sugar
1 tsp vanilla
2 eggs
1 1/4 c. flour
2 c. oatmeal
2 c. coconut
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp salt

Cream first four ingredients together.
Add eggs to mixture, one at a time.
In separate bowl, mix together flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt.
Add dry mixture to shortening mixture.
Add oatmeal and coconut.

Drop by packed teaspoon onto parchment covered cookie sheet, 2 inches apart.
Bake in pre-heated 375 degree oven for 10 minutes until edges are slightly browned.
Remove to wire rack and allow to cool.

These are a holiday favorite in our home.
Simply delicious!

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