Just thought I'd introduce myself My name is (required, even if you make something up):a domestic hippie My age is:24 I live in (where in the world are you?): Indianapolis IN My relationship status is (married, single, taken, etc.): Married I live in a(n) (house, apartment, condo, etc.): a house My children and/or pets:two cats...no human children yet My obsession of the moment is: wtaching the huge cattipillars eating my dill My favorite "guilty pleasure" is: Coca cola My favorite domestic activity is: Sewing and craft making The domestic chore I hate is: I guess dishes...it boring Are you a beginner domestic diva or an experienced pro?: experienced in every area but cooking...but I'm getting better, no complaints from my husband I found this community through (referral from member, community promo, random, etc.):search My favorite recipe is (put behind an LJ cut if it is lengthy): My amazing "secret chocolate chip cookie recipe! (Its really just off the chocolate chip package...but I sub brown sugar for regular sugar...SHHHH) 2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 1 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 eggs 2 cups (12-oz. pkg.)HERSHEY'S Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips Directions: 1. Heat oven to 375°F. 2. Stir together flour, baking soda and salt. Beat butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar and vanilla in large bowl with mixer until creamy. Add eggs; beat well. Gradually add flour mixture, beating well. Stir in chocolate chips and nuts, if desired. Drop by rounded teaspoons onto ungreased cookie sheet. 3. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool slightly; remove from cookie sheet to wire rack. Cool completely. About 5 dozen cookies.