Cream together butter and sugar.
Add in the vanilla pudding mix.
Mix in the vanilla and eggs.
Add in the dry ingredients and thoroughly mix. End result should look like this. Preheat the oven to 350°f/175°c.
Make 1" balls and drop them onto the cookie sheet in 3 rows of 4. Bake for 12-14 minutes until lightly golden.
Wait a few minutes and than transfer to a wire rack. Boom. Simple, straightforward, and easy to bake.