Oatmeal Flax Cookies

Makes about 72 Cookies
1 cup butter or margarine
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1 egg 1 cup chocolate chips
1 tsp vanilla
1 – 1/2 cups all purpose flour
1 – 1/4 cups oats
1/4 cup ground flax
1/2 cup coconut (optional)
1 tsp baking powder

1 tsp baking soda

1/2 cup pecans, chopped (optional)

● Cream butter and sugars until light and fluffy.
● Add egg and vanilla and beat.
● Mix flour, oats, flax, coconut, baking powder and soda together. Stir into creamed mixture.
● Add chocolate chips and pecans. Mix until blended.
● Form into one inch balls. Place on an ungreased cookie sheet, leaving about two inches apart.
● Bake at 350F (180C) for 10 to 12 minutes.