my mom made these cookies for us when i was little and now i made them for my little ones. be sure to double the recipe!
1/2 cup butter 2 to 3 tablespoons sugar 1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup ground pecans 1 cup flour 1 1/2 cup powdered sugar
preheat oven to 250 degrees. cream sugar, butter, and salt in a bowl. then add vanilla, flour and pecans. roll dough into 1 inch balls and place on cookie sheet. bake in oven for 40-45 minutes. allow to cool. roll balls in powdered sugar to coat.