Cream together butter and sugar. When smooth and creamy add vanilla, egg and pumpkin.
Mix dry ingredients together well. Then add to pumpkin mixture mixing well.
Add chocolate chips
Drop by spoonfuls for smaller cookie icecream scoop for large cookies on cookie sheet Bake at 350°F (12 minutes for small 20 minutes for large)
This recipe makes about 40 cookies for small and 20 for large
***you can also add nuts, raisins, or dried cranberries to the batter