Source: Houston Junior League Cookbook

Lunch Box Cookies
If you want a great cookie that is perfect for the lunch box, then try this recipe.
Serves: 20-30
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 8-10 minutes


1/2 cup shortening, melted
1/2 cup butter, melted
1 cup sugar, white
1 cup brown sugar
2 eggs
2 cups sifted flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
2 teaspoons soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons vanilla
4 cups corn flakes, puffed
1 package (12 ounces) semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 cup shredded coconut
1 cup chopped pecans

Combine ingredients in order listed; mix well. Frop from teaspoon onto greased cookie sheets. Bake at 350 degrees for 8-10 minutes.