(submitted by Rosita, Detroit)

Here’s a tasty recipe for a simple, fast and easy to put together snack for the whole home. Enjoy!


2 1/2 cups flour (whole wheat flour works well)

1/2 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon baking soda

1 cup butter

2 cups sugar (brown or raw)

2 eggs

1 teaspoon vanilla

2 cups chocolate chips or 1 cup chips and 1 cup of nuts


          Preheat oven to 350

Sift flour, salt, baking soda

In separate bowl cream together sugar and butter

Add eggs one at a time

Mix in vanilla

Stir flour mixture into butter mixture.

Add nuts and chips

It’ll be really thick like playdough. It’s easier if you put wax paper in the pan, or just spread in buttered pan

Bake 30 minutes or till firm and risen

Flip out, peel back paper and cut into two inch squares