Mom’s Famous Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Searching for THE BEST, easy chocolate chip cookie recipe to make for your family? Try my Mom’s Famous Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies for incredibly soft, gooey, and delicious chocolate chip cookies! These homemade chocolate chip cookies are made with self-rising flour and are SO EASY to make. 

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Mom’s Famous Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Hey Everyone! Today you’re in for a serious treat with one of my favorite recipes of all time! In honor of Mother’s Day, I’m sharing with you my Mom’s Famous Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe, and let me tell ya- they’re absolutely DELICIOUS.

I know literally everyone out there always boasts to have the best chocolate chip cookies, but TRULY these are THE BEST homemade chocolate chip cookies, no contest.

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These homemade chocolate chip cookies are oh so soft and ooey gooey thanks to these delicious chocolate chips, and trust me when I say you won’t be able to eat just one.

Oh, and in case you were wondering about the name, they really are famous! She won 1st place at our County Fair when she was only a teenager for her delicious and easy chocolate chip cookie recipe.

If you want to learn how to make my Mom’s Famous and Easy Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookies, then keep reading for the full easy chocolate chip cookies recipe and a special gifting idea below for Mother’s Day!

 

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Easy Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookies

My Mom’s Famous and Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies are one of my favorite treats to make (and eat), and beyond the delicious flavor they’re my favorite because they’re an easy homemade cookie recipe with few ingredients.

As someone who loves to bake and cook, I’m all about easy recipes that aren’t overly complicated and if you are too, you’ll love her simple chocolate chip cookie recipe. For as long as I can remember, my mom has always used self-rising flour in her cookie recipes and it makes things so much simpler.

Seriously, if you’ve never tried self rising flour cookies give these a try and you’ll never go back to using all-purpose flour, baking soda, and salt again. They always turn out perfectly delicious and are so easy to make!

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For me, making my Mom’s cookies brings back so many childhood memories. I honestly think we all have that one food item that takes us all back, and for me it’s chocolate chip cookies.

I can remember countless times being in the kitchen with my two brothers and my Mom, making a huge batch of her easy chocolate chip cookies, and it was always so much fun to help mix up the batter, carefully scoop out the cookie dough on the pans, and wait anxiously until the timer went off and they were cool enough to eat.

There’s seriously nothing better than eating warm cookies with a cold glass of milk, and enjoying it with the people you love the most. And now, as a Mother myself, I get to share those wonderful traditions with my own two precious boys, and make special memories in the process.

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Mom’s Famous Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies

  • Author: Cara Owens
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 8 minutes
  • Total Time: 13 minutes
  • Yield: 30-60 cookies depending on size 1x
  • Category: Dessert
  • Method: Baking
  • Cuisine: American

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Searching for the best, easy chocolate chip cookie recipe to make for your family? Try my Mom’s Famous Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies for incredibly soft, gooey, and delicious chocolate chip cookies! These homemade chocolate chip cookies are made with self-rising flour and are so easy to make.Β 


Ingredients

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  • 1 cup softened butter* (2 sticks)
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar (I like to use 1/2 light and 1/2 dark)
  • 2 cups self-rising flour
  • 12 oz package chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. Mix butter, egg, and vanilla in large mixing bowl
  2. Add in sugar and brown sugar until creamy consistency has been reached
  3. Slowly add in flour 1/2 cup at a time until combined
  4. Carefully stir in chocolate chips
  5. Spray cookie sheets with non-stick cooking spray or line with parchment paper
  6. Evenly spoon out cookie dough balls onto cookie sheet
  7. Place in 375 degrees preheated oven for 8-11 minutes until the sides and bottom are a light golden brown

Notes

  • Make sure your butter is softened to room temperature but not overly soft or melted. I usually set mine out a couple hours before I want to make my cookies.
  • Dough can be refrigerated if you don’t want to bake your cookies immediately.
  • Store leftover cookies in an airtight container for up to 7 days

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Oh and isn’t my polka dot platter the cutest? My Mother-in-law bought it for me a few years ago and I just love using it for serving my warm, delicious cookies.

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 A Mother’s Day Gift from the Heart

I don’t know about ya’ll but the most special gifts to me are the ones that are homemade. In case you want to make a batch of these delicious and easy homemade chocolate chip cookies for your own Mom, I created these cute little gift tags that can easily be printed at home on cardstock.

I purchased the jar from the Dollar Tree and used pink twine (also from Dollar Tree) to tie on the gift tag with a bow. You could also use these miniature mason jars, which would be SO cute!

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These jars full of chocolate chip cookies are such a cute and simple gift that’s made with love, and I think any Mother out there would definitely appreciate it (especially filled with my yummy chocolate chip cookies!) πŸ™‚

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Hope you loved today’s post on my Mom’s Famous Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies! I hope you’ll give these delicious and easy self-rising flour cookies a try the next time you’re craving chocolate chip cookies.

What special memories do you have with your Mom? Is there a particular food item that takes you back to your childhood? Let me know in the comments below!

Thanks for stopping by!- Cara

 

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263 Comments

  1. Jessica Jones wrote:

    HI, love the sound of this recipe. I am going to give it a try tomorrow, just wondering though, when you put the cookie dough on the tray in balls, do you put it in the oven as balls or do you have to squash them yourself before putting them in?
    Thanks in advance

    Posted 2.7.21 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Hi Jessica, I just leave them in balls. They will flatten out on their own as they bake and the inside will be so soft and fluffy. Hope you enjoy!

      Posted 2.7.21 Reply
      • Jessica Jones wrote:

        Thankyou!

        Posted 2.7.21 Reply
  2. Linda Hutchings wrote:

    These are delicious! I didn’t even have to add extra flour, as I would normally do living at high altitude. I made no changes other than adding 1/2 cup chopped pecans. Thank you!

    Posted 2.2.21 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      So glad you enjoyed them, Linda! I bet the pecans tasted great in them too. Have a great day!

      Posted 2.2.21 Reply
  3. Kelli Burks wrote:

    Awesome cookies!! These were delicious!! Literally making my second batch for the week!

    Posted 1.30.21 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank you! So glad you loved them!

      Posted 1.31.21 Reply
  4. Mark Burnett wrote:

    Hey
    Loved it. Thanks for sharing this.

    Posted 1.25.21 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      So glad you loved it! Thanks for commenting! πŸ™‚

      Posted 1.26.21 Reply
  5. Brenda wrote:

    I jumped first to the recipe, and clicked β€œprint recipe”. It lists β€œ2 cups/4 sticks butter” and I immediately thought that was crazy! Back to article and it is half that amount – whew!
    I wonder if some people that mentioned dough was to soft or runny followed the β€œprint” version?

    Posted 1.10.21 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Hmm, that’s so strange! Whenever I click on it, it has the same amounts as listed in the recipe. The print recipe page is just the printed version of the original recipe, so it should be word for word the exact same. Sounds like it might have been some glitch in the plugin itself, but I appreciate you giving me a heads up. Sorry for the confusion!

      Posted 1.10.21 Reply
      • Crystal Trimble wrote:

        There’s 3 choices that say 2x 3x 4x up by the ingredients. If you click each one it will double, triple or quadruple the recipe. That might be what happened.

        Posted 1.23.21 Reply
  6. Oriana wrote:

    Just made these now and they are DELICIOUS. Very soft, perfect amount of chewy texture and all-around superb! Thank you!

    Posted 1.5.21 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Awesome, I’m so glad to hear you love them! Enjoy! πŸ™‚

      Posted 1.6.21 Reply
  7. Sarah wrote:

    These are terrific. I will only make these from now on! The perfect consistency and flavor for myself and family. Thank you for the recipe

    Posted 1.4.21 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank you so much! So glad you found your new go-to recipe! πŸ™‚

      Posted 1.6.21 Reply
  8. J wrote:

    How much is a cup of softened butter? I see this a lot and don’t get it. Like is it chopped up to fit in the cup, or is it how much would fit in a cup if it was melted? The difference between those two is a lot.
    Its sold in ounces/grams so why does the unit of measure change when it comes to recipes?

    Posted 11.16.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Hi J, sorry for the confusion. 1 cup is the equivalent to 2 sticks of butter. In regards to butter in baking, sticks are 8 tablespoons (which equals 1/2 cup). On the side of a butter package, you’ll typically find a chart listing how much 1 tbsp is, 1/4 cup, 1/3 cup, and 1/2 cup which is 1 full stick. And yes, it’s just 2 sticks of butter softened to room temperature, NOT MELTED. I hope that helps clarify!

      Posted 11.17.20 Reply
      • J wrote:

        Thanks for replying. I’m from Australia, so our butter is sold in grams, typically 250g or 500g, which is why i get confused when i see this. So 2 sticks is about 225g, which if it was in liquid form would fill 1 cup. I’m thankful for conversion charts, otherwise id have to melt it down just to see how much is needed.

        Posted 11.17.20 Reply
  9. J wrote:

    Amazing

    Posted 10.2.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! So glad you loved them!

      Posted 10.6.20 Reply
  10. Evan wrote:

    Thank you for this!! I accidentally bought self-rising flour for cookies and was bummed that I wouldn’t find a good recipe…well..this one is BETTER than the cookie recipes with regular flour! I love the texture and they are really easy to make!! Thanks!

    Posted 7.3.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Yay! So glad you loved them. Thanks for commenting/reviewing. Have a great weekend! πŸ™‚

      Posted 7.4.20 Reply
  11. Cynthia R. wrote:

    I searched for countless chocolate chip cookie recipes with self rising flour and I came across this one which I truly enjoyed and thought it seemed really easy to make. This was my 1st time making the chocolate chip cookies and they came out amazing!! Thank you for sharing! My family loved them! I took pictures!

    Posted 5.10.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      I’m so happy you all loved them! Thanks for taking the time to comment/review them. Have a great week! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.11.20 Reply
  12. Sarah wrote:

    Wonderful recipe!!! Made them today and really enjoyed the cookies. Will be using this recipe from now on, thanks!! πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.4.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! I’m so happy to hear you loved them! Have a wonderful week! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.5.20 Reply
      • Amit wrote:

        Can i make them with regular white granulated sugar?

        Posted 5.22.20 Reply
        • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

          Yes, white sugar works great!

          Posted 5.25.20 Reply
  13. Kristi Stephenson wrote:

    These really are the best chocolate chip cookies! My son has an egg allergy, and I have tried various cookie recipes. My search for the best one ended here. For anyone else needing to substitute the egg, 1/4 cup unsweetened applesauce works very well in this recipe. Thank you for posting this recipe!

    Posted 4.18.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      I’m so glad to hear that Kristi and thanks for sharing the egg substitute recommendation. Enjoy!

      Posted 4.19.20 Reply
  14. Nakita wrote:

    I loved these! I have a question though. I let the butter and the egg get to room temp before starting. Once I mixed everything in my dough was almost powdery but once I balled I up it sort of stuck together so I added more butter which was great but it was super salt for some reason lol. Either way they were fantastic! Didn’t know if u had any tips

    Posted 3.25.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Glad you enjoyed them! Did you use salted butter? I personally always use unsalted for cookies. Also, if your dough is ever too sticky, it’s best to refrigerate it so that they will bake more evenly. Hope that helps!

      Posted 3.26.20 Reply
  15. Margie wrote:

    OMGOODNESS Mom’s Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies are delicious!!! They were so easy to make and came out perfectly. I rolled them into balls prior to baking and they came out moist and oh so yummy!!!! Thank you for such an easy and delicious cookie!!! This is definitely a keeper! I can’t wait to try your Iced Oatmeal Cookie next……

    Posted 3.22.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks so much Margie! I’m so glad you enjoyed them and appreciate you taking the time to comment/review them. You’ll love the Iced Oatmeal Cookies too! πŸ™‚

      Posted 3.23.20 Reply
  16. Anthony Kiosoglous wrote:

    Dear Cara, Thank you for a lovely recipe. My 8 and 3 y.o. daughters were wanting to make choc-chip cookies. We only had self-raising flour, found your recipe, and 30minutes later, amazingly tasty cookies. The girls had so much fun in making them. Thanks, Anthony K

    Posted 2.16.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      I’m so glad to hear that Anthony! Love that you and your daughters enjoyed them. Thanks so much for commenting. πŸ™‚

      Posted 2.17.20 Reply
  17. Amanda F. wrote:

    Wonderful. Needed a simple cookie recipe and these turned out great. The recipe is easy to tweak too when you need to replace an ingredient or two. I had to replace the egg with peanut butter and use half chocolate chips half peanuts. The texture is absolutely perfect. I have bookmarked this recipe.

    Posted 2.13.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks so much Amanda! So glad to hear you loved them and that sounds great with peanuts and peanut butter in it too! Have a great weekend. πŸ™‚

      Posted 2.15.20 Reply
  18. Kaitlyn wrote:

    Hi! This recipe looks amazing!! I was just wondering whether I could freeze and store the cookie dough. Thank you πŸ™‚

    Posted 2.4.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Hey Kaitlyn – thank you! Yes, you can totally freeze these. Simply refrigerate the dough for 1 hour after making them, roll them up into balls, and place into a freezer-safe ziplock bag or container. You can freeze the cookie dough for up to 3 months. When you’re ready to bake, you pop them right into your pre-heated oven, and you can expect to bake them an additional 1-2 minutes from the regular time. Hope you enjoy them! πŸ™‚

      Posted 2.5.20 Reply
  19. Kim H wrote:

    Hello! Let me just say these cookies are amazing!
    I made them on yesterday and put them in the refrig for about and hour. Absolutely delicious, buttery and plus I used extra vanilla. This recipe gets 10 πŸ‘ Thank you so much for this delicious cookies… My family loved them!

    Posted 1.27.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank you SO much Kim! So glad you all enjoyed them and I appreciate you taking the time to comment/rate them. Have an amazing day! πŸ™‚

      Posted 1.28.20 Reply
  20. Jan Lester wrote:

    Hi Cara! I got a craving for chocolate chip cookies and had a bag of chocolate chips left over from Christmas baking. I didn’t have enough flour on hand for the recipe on the chocolate chip bag, which is the one I always make and is the one I grew up on. I also only use self-rising flour and have for years. I started searching on Pinterest (which I love) and ran across your recipe. After looking at the list of ingredients, I decided to make them. They were so easy to make. These are the BEST chocolate chip cookies I’ve ever eaten. Nestle toll house is not as good ( in my opinion). They just melt in your mouth, especially after they have cooled down and set for a while. This is my new recipe. Thank you for sharing your mom’s recipe. They are awesome! I don’t usually send my email on these sites, but I had to after I made these cookies, they rock! πŸ™‚

    Posted 1.14.20 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Hi Jan! This comment makes me so happy and I’m SO glad you enjoyed your cookies. Thanks so much for your sweet words and I appreciate you taking the time to share how they turned out for you. Hope you and your family enjoy these for years to come! πŸ™‚

      Posted 1.15.20 Reply
  21. Lisa McGhee wrote:

    Question,, you said in a comment that’s it’s best to chill the dough for a couple hours before baking but the directions doesnt say anything about chilling the dough. Do you have to chill the dough? Thank you.

    Posted 12.14.19 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      It’s mostly just personal preference. If I’m not in a hurry I will chill the dough because it helps all the flavors come together, but most of the time I don’t and it turns out excellent. Hope you love them once you try them out!

      Posted 12.16.19 Reply
  22. Mrs. Sandra Davis wrote:

    My first time making Chocolate Chip cookies. Yes, I know that is strange as I am 64 years old and always made cheesecakes because that is what my husband likes the most. I only had Self-Rising Flour on hand and I can only get semi-sweet chocolate chips where I live now, as we were transferred to Qatar with my husband’s job. I wasn’t sure how big the cookie drops were suppose to be, so I used my medium size ice cream scoop. They took 12 minutes in my gas oven. Wow these turned out great. I am not the biggest chocolate fan and made them for my Aussie husband. I am from Charleston, SC, but even I like them to have a couple. I had made some Chocolate Chip Cranberry Pistachio for my Christmas Party next week, which this recipe would do for that also. Thank you so much for having posted this. I will never buy a store bought Chocolate Chip cookie again.

    Posted 12.14.19 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      So glad you enjoyed these cookies and our enjoying baking all different kinds now! Hope you have a Merry Christmas with your family!

      Posted 12.16.19 Reply
  23. E Reid wrote:

    Do you use light or dark brown sugar

    Posted 10.3.19 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      I used light brown sugar, but you can always use half of each if you prefer. πŸ™‚

      Posted 10.8.19 Reply
  24. Sabah wrote:

    Hi can’t wait to make these cookies. Heard so many great reviews. I have one question, can you make them into shapes or just rolled cookies. Please let me know as I would like to make them for my son’s upcoming birthday party.

    Thank you

    Posted 2.13.19 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Hi Sabah- I’ve never tried making them into shapes so I’m not sure they would work. I personally always roll them into balls and they turn out excellent that way. (If you try them as shapes and they do work out, please let me know – I’d love to share!) Hope your son has a wonderful birthday and you all enjoy the cookies! πŸ™‚

      Posted 2.13.19 Reply
  25. Brenda wrote:

    I believe the steps of your recipe are our of order. I think your #6 should be #2. We made them that way and they were yummy.
    Thanks.

    Posted 11.10.18 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Hi Brenda- thanks so much for catching that! My recipe card pulled the steps incorrectly when I updated it recently. So glad you all enjoyed the cookies! πŸ™‚

      Posted 11.11.18 Reply
  26. Daniels wrote:

    Best chocolate chip cookies!!! My kids love it. Try a twist with white chocolate chips and macadamia nuts instead of semi sweet chocolate chips. ???

    Posted 4.1.18 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! I’ll have to try that- sounds delicious!

      Posted 4.25.18 Reply
  27. Kecia wrote:

    Cara, these cookies were easy to make and oh so scrumptious! 6 were gone IMMEDIATELY! Thank you for sharing your Mom’s recipe. It is a keeper!

    Posted 3.10.18 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Aw thanks Kecia! Glad you enjoyed them! πŸ™‚

      Posted 3.22.18 Reply
  28. Natalie wrote:

    So my cookies look like a pancake on the pan. I don’t know what I did wrong. I followed the directions exactly. Except for the chocolate chips. I used soy. And the sugar, I used 2 scoops of a 1/3 measuring cup because I didn’t have a 2/3. And I put my 2 sticks of butter in the microwave to soften them. I’m sure I did something wrong, but what?

    Posted 10.28.17 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Hmm, sounds like it might have been the butter. You want to make sure it is only slightly softened and not melted. I’d try mixing it all up again and refrigerating overnight and then baking and see if that helps. That usually helps with issues with spreading. Hope they turn out next time- they’re delicious! πŸ™‚

      Posted 10.29.17 Reply
  29. Baker wrote:

    How much cookie dough did you put on the sheet to make it the same size as yours?

    Posted 8.2.17 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      I did a regular sized spoon full of dough rolled into balls! Hope that helps!

      Posted 8.8.17 Reply
  30. Magan wrote:

    These turned out GREAT I prefer you to try these, It is just a good.

    Posted 3.13.17 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you Magan!

      Posted 3.17.17 Reply
  31. Linda wrote:

    Can you use regular flour instead of self rising flour?

    Posted 8.14.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Yes, you would just have to add the salt and baking soda if using all-purpose. πŸ™‚

      Posted 8.15.16 Reply
      • Linda wrote:

        How much of each?

        Posted 8.15.16 Reply
  32. Montessahall wrote:

    Hi Cara- You had me at self rising flour! I have been looking for a chocolate chip cookie recipe that uses this kind of flour. With no measuring of salt, baking powder or baking soda it makes baking much easier and tastier. I will be trying this recipe tomorrow. Thanks!

    Posted 6.5.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Oh I’m so glad you like the recipe! Yes, I’m a big fan of self-rising flour, it takes all that measuring and guesswork out! πŸ™‚ Enjoy!

      Posted 6.7.16 Reply
  33. Psychic Nest wrote:

    Hi Cara,

    It is such a pleasure being in your beautiful blog again. These chocolate cookies look absolutely delicious, I wish I had a bunch right now! Also thank you for sharing your childhood memories.

    I remember when I was a kid and my mom was trying to make cookies. me and my sister would somehow mess up the ingredients. My mom would just send us to play and continue the recipe by herself. I suppose we subconsciously wanted to play and that’s why we were messing up with the cookies!

    Thank you for the recipe! Have a beautiful day!

    Zaria

    Posted 5.15.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Aw, thank-you so much for your kind words, and sharing your childhood story! It’s always funny how certain foods make you recall memories from your childhood. πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.16.16 Reply
  34. Amberjane wrote:

    I love chocolate chip cookies and these look fantastic Cara – Thank you for sharing with Pin-worthy Wednesday

    Posted 5.9.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks Amber! Hope you’ll give them a try! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.10.16 Reply
  35. Dee wrote:

    Chocolate chip cookies are my favorite! Thanks for sharing at Merry Monday. πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.8.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you Dee! Chocolate chip cookies are my favorite too! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.9.16 Reply
  36. Marilyn Lesniak wrote:

    Thank you for sharing this delicious recipe at the #RecipeSharingParty! I hope to see you next week. Pinned and Yummed. Please visit #OverTheMoon on Sunday or #ThursdayFavoriteThings for more sharing fun! Don’t forget to Comment your link #’s so I can be sure to visit and you get a chance to be featured! Happy Mother’s Day!

    Posted 5.7.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks Marilyn! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.9.16 Reply
  37. Chelsee wrote:

    These look so yummy! I bet the kids love these! Great recipe! Thanks so much for linking up for the Best of the Blogosphere!

    Posted 5.7.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks Chelsee! My boys devoured them! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.9.16 Reply
  38. Leigh wrote:

    These look like some awesome chocolate chip cookies!

    Posted 5.5.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! I might be a little biased, but they are delicious! πŸ˜‰

      Posted 5.5.16 Reply
  39. katie wrote:

    These look absolutely DELICIOUS!

    ​xx katie // a touch of teal

    Posted 5.4.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Somehow I missed this comment until now, sorry about that! Thank-you so much! They are the best! πŸ™‚

      Posted 6.3.16 Reply
  40. Ashley wrote:

    I agree! Cookies and milk are the best!

    Posted 5.4.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      They really are! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.5.16 Reply
  41. The Southern Thing wrote:

    Pinned and will be trying this! Holy yum!!

    Posted 5.4.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! Enjoy! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.5.16 Reply
  42. Sara wrote:

    These look SO GOOD!!!! I also love your polka dot platter!! I have a set of mixing bowls that would match it perfectly!!! πŸ˜‰

    Posted 5.3.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! My Mother-in-law bought it for me a few years ago, and I adore it! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.5.16 Reply
  43. Tamara Goyette wrote:

    I think I may be hinting to my husband to make these with our daughter for me.

    Posted 5.3.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Hope you all enjoy them! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.5.16 Reply
  44. Stephanie wrote:

    Those look so good!! We made cookies today. We’ll I made cookies and my toddler played with the sprinkles.

    Posted 5.3.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! Haha I know how that goes πŸ˜‰

      Posted 5.5.16 Reply
  45. Ros Emely@stressfreemommies wrote:

    Sooo delicious! Love chocolate chip cookies and I rather them every chance I get, lol. Yours look Super moist and just perfect!

    Posted 5.3.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  46. Jenelle wrote:

    Love those TAGS!

    Posted 5.3.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  47. Heather Davis wrote:

    Yum! Now I NEED a chocolate chip cookie!

    Posted 5.3.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks! Sending them your way πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  48. Molly wrote:

    Those cookies look like they have the perfect texture! Yummy!

    Posted 5.3.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! They are so soft, moist, and delicious! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  49. Kristin Cook wrote:

    YUM! Chocolate chip cookies are one of my favorites! My mom has an awesome recipe that will probably always be my favorite, but these look really yummy too!

    Posted 5.3.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! I can’t blame you for loving your mom’s recipe the most- it’s simply how it’s supposed to be! We all have our favorites, and I think that’s wonderful πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  50. ellesees.net wrote:

    omg can you send those through the screen? i could use a cookie or four with my coffee right now. they look delish! and that’s so cool your mom won with this recipe!

    Posted 5.3.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Sending them your way now!-haha & I thought so too! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  51. Kristin wrote:

    I think chocolate chip cookies are very personal…we all have our own versions!
    However, there is nothing better than a chocolate chip cookie, right?
    I’ve been eating chocolate chip pancakes (homemade) for dinner because I want cookies but won’t go there for dinner (yet).

    Posted 5.3.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      I agree, we all have our taste preferences, but I think we all have those certain recipes that our family members (Mom, Grandma, etc.) just make so well and nothing else compares. Chocolate Chip Pancakes sound delish!

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  52. Allison Jones wrote:

    These look SO good! I’ve been craving some homemade chocolate chip cookies so this recipe is right on time.

    LiveLifeWell,
    Allison

    Posted 5.3.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks Allison! Hope you enjoy them! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  53. Patricia @ Grab a Plate wrote:

    These look awesome! Thick and chewy and loaded with chips — perfect for mom πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! I think any Mom would love cookies as a gift πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  54. michelle wrote:

    as a self proclaimed cookie monster I love finding new recipes! i love that these are famous

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Haha I love that you are a self-proclaimed cookie monster! πŸ˜‰ & Thank-you!

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  55. Denay DeGuzman wrote:

    I love baking chocolate chip cookies. Last night I baked up two yummy batches for my husband’s work. But I enjoy trying out new recipes. Your cookies look absolutely fabulous! πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! I bet he enjoyed that! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  56. suzanne wrote:

    These look SO GOOD and so chewy! My mouth is watering!

    http://mykindofsweet.com/

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks Suzanne, they are so delicious! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  57. Chelsie Carr wrote:

    I love me a good chocolate chip cookie! These look so tasty!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  58. Starr @ Starrhealthyself wrote:

    Homemade chocolate chip cookies are amazing and very homey. This post makes me want to throw some together tonight

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      I agree, Starr! Hope you’ll give them a try πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  59. Carol @ The Red Painted Cottage wrote:

    I love chocolate chip cookies and these look so great!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks Carol! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.3.16 Reply
  60. Kait wrote:

    Those cookies look amazing! I love that you can see how moist (and delicious) they are πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks Kait! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  61. Marta wrote:

    Oh yum this look amazing and I’m always up for trying a new chocolate chip cookie recipe!! Thanks for sharing this family recipe!
    Marta
    http://www.sweatersstripesandsweets.com

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      You’re welcome! They taste so good, Marta! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  62. Simera wrote:

    I’m a sucker for chocolate chip cookies and these look so delicious. Thanks for the recipe.
    BEAUTETUDE

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  63. Klauss wrote:

    Great gift idea for Mother’s Day! So cute πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  64. LIndsay wrote:

    Chocolate chip cookies are something I can never pass up! They’re my favorite treat! These look amazing… can’t wait to make them!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks! Hope you enjoy them πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  65. Mistle wrote:

    I am a huge lover of Chocolate Chip cookies!!! So this recipe is right up my ally! They look so delicious! Thank You for sharing your mom’s recipe!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! Hope you’ll give them a try πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  66. Sarah @ Foxy's Domestic Side wrote:

    Yum! I need these right now!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      They are delicious! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  67. Tricia's Mostly Healthy Life wrote:

    I think I might be a little mad at these cookies right now! LOL. I really would love to have some *or all of them* right now.

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Haha, they are pretty amazing, not gonna lie πŸ˜‰

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  68. Rachel wrote:

    What a sweet gift! They look so yummy!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  69. Pamela @ Sequins & Sea Breezes wrote:

    I absolutely adore chocolate chip cookies and these look beyond yummy! I love how thick they are! I have to try these!! <3, Pamela Sequins & Sea Breezes

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! They are so soft and delicious! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  70. Kate @ Green Fashionista wrote:

    Holy deliciousness! Cookies are a huge weakness of mine, especially chocolate chip πŸ˜€
    Green Fashionista

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Mine too! These are soo good!

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  71. Rhiannon wrote:

    Lately I have been into adding a dash of cardamom to my chocolate chip cookies… honestly, is there a better comfort food on Earth?

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      How interesting, I’ll have to try that sometime! & I agree, it’s simply the best snack! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  72. Timothy Ferguson wrote:

    Thanks Cara for writing this about your Mommy. I love my Mommy but I think that your Mommy is the best in the world. She is not only a wonderful wife but she has always been truly the best to you and your 2 brothers. You are a great mother to you your 2 boys. Thanks and Happy Mothers day to you Tink! Love you. P.S. These cookies are the best.

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks, Dad. Love you too!

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  73. Samantha wrote:

    This is so sweet, and I can’t wait to try the recipe! I love making my mom’s recipes. My brother and I always joke about how even though we follow her recipes exactly our food never tastes as good as when she makes it. πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! Haha I’m like that with some of my Mom’s recipes too. It’s always better when she makes chili and lasagna πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  74. Emily wrote:

    These look amazing! There is nothing better than homemade chocolate chip cookies, brilliant mother’s day gift idea!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks Emily! I think simple gifts are sometimes the way to go πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  75. Nikki wrote:

    I LOVE me some chocolate chip cookies so I’ll have to try out your mom’s famous recipe!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Hope you like them! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  76. Holly wrote:

    I love a good cookie recipe. I will have to try this one out.

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      They are so good, Holly! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  77. Aishwarya S wrote:

    Your praise about your mom’s cookies makes me want to try these out! They look very tempting!! πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      They are delicious! I bet you’ll love them πŸ˜‰

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  78. chelsea jacobs wrote:

    This is such a cute gift idea!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! I know I’d love to receive homemade cookies πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  79. SMD @ Life According to Steph wrote:

    Great idea!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you!

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Rachel wrote:

      Is one cup of butter accurate or was one stick meant? I followed the directions to a T but mine also came out like a pancake. I even tried chilling the dough.

      Posted 1.12.20 Reply
      • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

        Hi Rachel! Sorry to hear the recipe didn’t turn out for you. Yes, it’s 1 cup of butter (2 sticks) and this is pretty standard for most cookie recipes. There are so many variables with why something might not turn out right- it could be the weather, could be the ingredients themselves (you want to ensure nothing is expired), and always double-check you’re adding the right ratios of everything. When cookies turn out flat, it’s typically a sign that you didn’t have enough of a rising agent in your dough. I always use self-rising flour for these cookies but if you don’t have that you can use all-purpose flour + baking soda and salt. I’m sorry I can’t be more of help, but I hope you’ll give it another go – they really are delicious cookies! πŸ™‚

        Posted 1.15.20 Reply
  80. Rhiannon wrote:

    These look so light and chewy, my husband would eat every last one of them and ask for more!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! Haha that sounds like my husband! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  81. Melissa @ Now You're Cookin' wrote:

    I don’t think I’ve ever met a homemade chocolate chip cookie I didn’t like! Lovely texture on these ones!!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! I agree, chocolate chip cookies are so good! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  82. Caitlin wrote:

    These look delicious – there really is nothing better than homemade chocolate chip cookies! I love how you packaged them for a gift – it’s so cute and makes a perfect gift!

    xx, Caitlin
    http://www.wandererandwolf.com

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! We like food gifts in my family! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  83. Lily wrote:

    Girl…these look AMAZING! I am pinning and saving for later! I am going to do a no chocolate “diet” this month…so I’ll have to try these after May. Haha! Chocolate is my weakness and I over do it sometimes…but good gosh, I can’t wait to try these!
    xo, Lily
    Beauty With Lilyο»Ώ

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! Oh wow, kudos to you for doing that and good luck! Hope after the month is up you’ll enjoy trying these- they’re delicious! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  84. Jennifer wrote:

    Ohhh I need to try these! My husband’s grandma has a “secret” recipe that I always try to make (but can never perfect). I am addicted, haha. These look amazing.

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! I always love making my Mom and Grandma’s recipes πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  85. Emelia wrote:

    Chocolate chip cookies are my FAVORITE! My stepson’s recipe has the same ingredients, great minds think alike! I love your gift tags…I am totally printing those, thanks so much!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Oh thank-you! Glad you liked them! And yes, clearly your step son knows his cookies! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  86. Terumi wrote:

    There are so many cookie types, but chocolate chip are always my favorite!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Mine too! Such a classic, delicious recipe πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  87. Crystal // Dreams, etc. wrote:

    I love chocolate chip cookies! I’ll have to try these out. πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Me too! Hope you like them! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
      • Jennifer Ash wrote:

        Can you freeze left over batter?

        Posted 12.22.18 Reply
        • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

          Yes you can!

          Posted 12.27.18 Reply
  88. Erin LFF wrote:

    Ooooh YUM! Chocolate chip cookies might just be my favorite dessert ever. πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! It’s always so hard to eat just one, right?! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  89. Chrissa - Physical Kitchness wrote:

    This recipe looks a lot like my chocolate chip cookie one too! I LOVE the soft cookie. My mom’s recipe is hard. ICK! Sometimes mom doesn’t always know best πŸ˜‰ he he he

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Me too! Soft cookies are the way to go πŸ˜‰

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  90. Audrey wrote:

    Yummm!! These look delicious!!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you!

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  91. Casey wrote:

    I kind of feel the urge to go make some cookies like right now! My mom always makes the best chocolate chip cookies, cinnamon rolls, and chicken salad. I’m drooling just thinking about all those childhood favorites:)

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Oh yum, all of that sounds delicious! I love all of those things homemade πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  92. Gunjan wrote:

    OOOOO! I love chocolate chip cookies.

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Me too, Gunjan! They are my fave! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  93. katelyn chef wrote:

    OMG! SOOOO yummy Cara-I think I’ll have to try-my mom loves choc. chips!

    Katelyn

    theyellowspectacles.com

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks Katelyn! Hope you both enjoy them! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  94. Emily wrote:

    Those cookies look perfect! I may be one of the few people whose mom pretty much never baked so I am always looking for good recipes!!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks Emily! Hope you enjoy making them πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  95. Candy wrote:

    Who doesn’t love or want a chocolate chip cookie. They do make great gifts.

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      I agree Candy! Who needs jewelry or flowers when you can have cookies? πŸ˜‰

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  96. Rebecca Jo wrote:

    There is nothing better then classic chocolate chip cookies.
    I should totally make a jar for my momma… circle of life sorta thing πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Oh I bet she’d love it! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  97. Andrea wrote:

    Love the jar, love the plate, love the recipe and love the sentiment behind it!! So sweet!!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you!! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  98. Kim wrote:

    These look amazing! One thing I love about chocolate chip cookies — most of us have a famous recipe for them handed down by our moms and that makes them so special. Thanks for sharing yours! XO -Kim

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! That’s what I love about it too- I mean it’s pretty much a given that what our mom’s and grandma’s make is amazing πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  99. Kristina @ Ms.Modify wrote:

    Just by looking at them I can tell they’re soft! I’m going to make these gluten free!

    xo, Kristina

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Soft cookies are my favorite kind πŸ™‚ Hope you enjoy your version of them, I bet they’ll be delicious!

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  100. Ashley wrote:

    Oh gosh I need these in my life!! These look amazing.

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! They’re super delicious! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  101. Whitney Jordan wrote:

    Those cookies look amazing!! I loved the prize wining story and all the happy memories you have with these cookies. I can’t wait to try this recipe and I hope my daughter feels the same way about chocolate chip cookies when she grows up.

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! Aw, I bet she will. I think it’s wonderful how you’ve already got her so involved in the kitchen. πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  102. Trish wrote:

    These look absolutely amazing! I love chocolate chip cookies — one of my favorite comfort foods.

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! I love cookies too πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  103. Hannah Stein wrote:

    Yum!!! These look and sound AMAZING you’re literally making my mouth water. I’ll definitely be trying these πŸ™‚

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thank-you! Hope you enjoy them! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  104. kathy @ more coffee, less talky wrote:

    GET IN MY BELLY!!!! although it made me sad that this uses regular flour. i do make a similar grain free version but let’s face it – grain free is just not the same!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      They’re so good! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  105. Rachel Ritlop wrote:

    Omg I need to try these! I love chocolate chips cookies (I eat them everyday lol).

    – Rachel | http://www.theconfusedmillennial.com

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      They’re delicious, Rachel! πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
      • Julie wrote:

        OMG
        You weren’t wrong! One just isn’t enough. Just come out of the oven are two straight away. I didn’t have brown sugar to added golden syrup instead delicious thank you

        Posted 8.2.17 Reply
        • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

          Thank-you! So glad you enjoyed it! And good to know on the brown sugar substitution! πŸ™‚

          Posted 8.8.17 Reply
          • Grace wrote:

            These are delicious! I had never made soft cookies before and was worried about overcooking them so may have taken them out of the oven too early, they came out a little bit too soft and crumbly.
            But they taste fantastic!

            Definitely not a problem! I served them with ice cream and we ate them with a spoon.

            I’ll leave them in a minute or two longer next time and see how that goes.

            Great recipe, so soft and buttery! I’ll definitely be trying this recipe out again soon😊

            Posted 4.29.20
          • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

            Thanks so much Grace! I’m so glad you all loved them!

            Posted 5.1.20
  106. Abby wrote:

    I love this because my mom also has a “famous” chocolate chip cookie recipe. I still use her recipe, and it reminds me of being back in her kitchen every time I do. What a special way to celebrate Mother’s Day!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Aw, I love that! Thank-you!

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
  107. Nadine wrote:

    Mmmm cookies!!! I know that I have special memories with my mom and sister when we were younger making sugar cookies. My mom always use to let us use the cookie cutters, pick what color frosting was going to go on them and frost them when they were ready. I love the gift tags you made too!

    Posted 5.2.16 Reply
    • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

      Thanks Nadine! It’s always nice to look back on the special memories we have from our childhood. πŸ™‚

      Posted 5.2.16 Reply
      • deborah wrote:

        Hi. For the butter did you use salted or unsalted?
        Thx so much.
        Deborah

        Posted 10.17.16 Reply
        • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

          Hi Deborah, I use unsalted. Hope you enjoy them! πŸ™‚

          Posted 10.20.16 Reply
          • linda wrote:

            Do you have to use self rising flour?

            Posted 8.2.17
          • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

            I use self-rising because it’s easier, but you can use all-purpose. Just make sure you add the appropriate amount of baking soda/salt. πŸ™‚

            Posted 8.8.17
          • linda wrote:

            if using regular flour, what is the appropriate amount of baking soda and salt? Any other ingredients need to be changed?

            Thanks

            Posted 8.9.17
        • Deborah Parks wrote:

          I’m guessing the chocolate chips are semi sweet morsels instead of milk chocolate?

          Posted 8.13.17 Reply
          • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

            Yes. You could use either, but I prefer semi-sweet for this recipe.

            Posted 8.16.17
          • Deborah Parks wrote:

            Thank u so much. These are the best!!!

            Posted 8.16.17
    • Stephanie Lewis wrote:

      Perfect cookies! Followed the directions and put them in the oven for 10 mins. They taste like KFC’s cookies.

      Posted 8.6.18 Reply
      • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

        Thank-you! So glad you enjoyed them! πŸ™‚

        Posted 8.7.18 Reply
    • Marci T wrote:

      Made these today and they were delicious! Full of chocolate chips and with a great buttery taste! Crunchy around the edge and soft in the center! What more could you ask for!?

      I have one question… my cookies puffed up in the oven and looked similar to the images on this recipe, but when I pulled them out of the oven, they flattened out to nothing. The chocolate chips protruded out of the flat cookie. Any suggestions or thoughts on why that might be? Thanks!

      Posted 4.7.19 Reply
      • Kindly Unspoken wrote:

        Thanks Marci! Without knowing exactly how you made them, it’s hard to say, but I’d recommend making sure your butter is softened to room temperature but not too soft, and chilling the dough in the refrigerator overnight or at least a couple hours before baking them. This helps them keep their shape better when baking and helps bring all the flavors out. Also, be sure and not to press down on the cookies when baking them. Hope that helps, and so glad you enjoyed them! πŸ™‚

        Posted 4.9.19 Reply