SOFT Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

SOFT Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

1/2 c. shortening
1 1/2 c. sugar
1 egg
1 c. pumpkin
1 tsp. vanilla
2 1/2 c. flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. nutmeg
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp cinnamon
1/2 c. chocolate chips

Mix shortening, sugar, egg, pumpkin, and vanilla. Sift dry ingredients together and then combine with wet mixture. Stir in chocolate chips. Drop on greased cookie sheet. Bake at 375 F for about 10 minutes.

BEWARE: Everytime I have made these, I cannot seem to stay away from them!!! They are SOOO good.