4th of July Chocolate Chip Cookies - The Rockstar Mommy

4th of July Chocolate Chip Cookies

Course Dessert
Cuisine American


  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 cup butter , softened
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 egg
  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup red white and blue M&Ms


  1. Preheat oven to 375ºF.
  2. Start by mixing together sugars, butter, vanilla and egg in large bowl.
  3. In a separate bowl, stir together flour, baking soda and salt. Once combined, mix into cookie mixture about 1/2 cup at a time.  Stir in chocolate chips and M&Ms.

  4. Place rounded, heaping tablespoonfuls about 2 inches apart onto a cookie sheet.
  5. Bake 7 to 10 minutes or until edges are light brown. Centers will be soft. Let cookies cool for 5 minutes before moving them to a cookie rack to completely cool.