Pistachio Chip Cookies

2 sticks butter(room temperature )

1 8 oz cream cheese (room temperature )

1 cup sugar

1 egg

1 tsp vanilla  

2 1/4 cups flour

1 box instant pistachio pudding  

1 tsp baking powder  

1 /2 cup semi  sweet chocolate chips

Need 2 large mixing bowls.  In one add flour , pudding and baking powder mix and set aside . In other bowl cream together butter, cream cheese and vanilla. When butter mixture is nice and smooth slowly add flour . When everything is mixed well add chocolate chips. Let dough set in refrigerator for at least 2 hrs. Make sure your oven is preheated at 350 before baking. Roll dough into balls on a greased cookie sheet . Then press slightly down on dough to make flat. Bake 10 to 12 mins Or until it starts to brown on bottom. Cool 10 mins before eating. Makes about 3 dozen.