Skillet Cookies


1 stick butter
1 cup sugar
1 egg
1/2 cup chopped dates
1/2 cup pecans
2 cups puffed rice cereal
2 cups (approx) flake coconut


Melt butter and beat in sugar, egg and dates. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly about 10 minutes or until thick. Remove from heat and allow to cool slightly. Stir in pecans and cereal. While still warm , shape into 1 inch balls and roll in the coconut.