1 cup or 2 sticks butter or margarine soften
3/4 cups sugar
¾ cups brown sugar
1 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 1/4 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 cups chocolate chips divided
3/4 cups nuts chopped or more if you would like
Cream together butter white sugar and brown sugar for 3 minutes scraping the bowl often
Do this for 3 minutes
Then add to the sugar mixture the eggs vanilla and mix for 2 minutes scraping the sides of the bowl. It does go to the sides of the bowl while you mix it together.
Then add the flour a little at a time to the bowl mix.
Then add baking soda and salt.
Beat 2 minutes more scraping sides of the bowl.
Add your chopped nuts and half of the chocolate chips
Mix with a spoon scraping the sides of the bowl again.
Spray your hands with pam or something like it.
Pour the dough mixture in a 9-13 greased pan or sprayed pan
Spread the dough in the pan.
Sprinkle rest of chips over dough.
Lightly press chips into dough.
Bake at 350 F. degrees for 20-25 minutes for cookie bars do not over bake them it will be firm
Let stand and cool and cut into squares.