Preheat oven to 375 degrees
Soften and blend the butter and Crisco.
Cream butter and Crisco with brown sugar and white sugar
Add vanilla & eggs and allow to blend
Add oatmeal to mixer and allow to sit for a minute
Sift baking soda and salt into the flour
Add flour mixture to the blender slowly
Add chocolate chips!
Use mini ice cream scoop to put cookies on an ungreased cookie sheet.
Put in oven and bake for 5 minutes. Switch the oven racks.
Finish baking for another 3-5 minutes. My oven takes a total of 8 minutes baking time.
Pull the cookies out BEFORE they look too brown on top. They finish quickly so watch them!