Well, okay, it doesn't really take ten minutes, especially if you include the setting up of cookies, wooden bowls, flour, chocolate chips, etc for the artsy photo shoot (I'm learning to use my camera) but, at least after it's all done, I can relax with a cookie...
you know the recipe, don't you?
1/2 cup shortening
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup white sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla
1 cup flour
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/2 cup (at least!) chocolate chips
Oven at 375 F.
Cream shortening with sugars, egg, vanilla. Add flour, salt, baking soda. Fold in chips. Spoon onto cookie sheet. Bake for 10 minutes.