Simple Chocolate chip cookies

1 1/8 cup flour

1/2 tsp baking soda

1/2 tsp salt

1/2 cup butter (softened)

6tbsp sugar

6tbsp brown sugar

1 egg

1 tsp vanilla

1 cup chocolate chips

1/2 cup chopped nuts

 

Pre-heat oven to 375 degrees

Combine dry ingredients (flour, baking soda, salt) in a small bowl and set aside for later

In a large mixing bowl, cream together butter, sugar and brown sugar until well mixed. 

Beat in egg and vanilla until smooth

Add flour mixture gradually until combined.  

Stir in chocolate chips and nuts, if desired.

Drop spoonfuls onto an un-greased cookie sheet and bake 8-10 minutes