Mini M&M's (Or Chocolate Chip) Cookies

Total Time
1hr 20mins
25 mins
55 mins

Bring smiles to the little ones in your life by whipping up a batch of these yummy cookies! The long-time favorite treat of my own children, these cookies can be made using your choice of mini M&M's, chocolate chips, or butterscotch chips. Enjoy!

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  1. Cream sugars and shortening together; stir in eggs, vanilla and hot water; add dry ingredients and stir until combined; gently stir in mini M&M's last.
  2. Drop dough by heaping teaspoonfuls onto an ungreased baking sheet.
  3. Bake at 375° for 9 minutes or until cookies are light golden brown.