WHEATIES COOKIES

WHEN I WAS A CHILD MY MOTHER MADE FABULOUS COOKIES WITH WHEATIES. UNFORTUNATELY SHE PASSED AWAY MANY YEARS AGO AND NO ONE CAN LOCATE THE RECIPE. DOES ANYONE HAVE A RECIPE FOR WHEATIES COOKIES??

1/2 cup shortening 1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar(packed)
1 egg 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup quick oats
1 cup wheaties
1/2 cup shredded cocnut
Heat oven to 375 degrees. Mix thouroughly shortening, sugars,egg and vanilla. Stir in remaining ingredients.
Drop by rounded teaspoonfulls 2 inches apart onto ungreased baking sheets. Bake 10 minutes. Imediately remove from baking sheets.
3 dozen cookies.

Sometimes I add butterscotch morsels, White Chocolate chips and chopped Macadamia nuts.