1 ? teaspoons vanilla
2/3 cup shortening
1 box yellow cake mix
1 package (6 ounces) semi-sweet chocolate chips
? cup chopped pecans
Combine the eggs, vanilla, shortening and cake mix. Beat until smooth. Stir in the chocolate chips and nuts.
Drop by teaspoonfuls onto a cookie sheet. Bake at 375 degrees F about 9-11 minutes. Remove from oven and allow cookies to cool slightly, about 2 minutes, before removing them to wax paper to cool completely