Cowboy Cookies


1 c. butter
1 c. brown sugar
1 c. white sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla
1/2 c. chopped pecans
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. baking powder
2 c. rolled oats
1 small pkg. semi-sweet chocolate chips
2 c. flour
1 tsp. baking soda

Cream sugars, butter, eggs and vanilla until fluffy.  Sift dry ingredients and stir in.  Add oatmeal, chocolate-chips and nuts.  Drop, by teaspoonful, on a cookie sheet.

Bake at 350 for 12 minutes.

Makes 6-7 dozen.

Susan Sweet