Chewy. Coconut. Cookies. Coconut anything makes me smile, just so you know. Here's my own adaption from an online recipe. 1 c margarine 1 c brown sugar (packed) 1 c white sugar 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla 2 tsp coconut extract (optional, but oh so good!) 1 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 3 c flour 3 c coconut Optional: 1-2 cup pecans Cream sugar and eggs and such. Add the dry stuff. Bake until golden brown (8-10minutes) at 375*. 4-5 dozen depending on size.