Put up hair and put on an apron!
Put sugar and butter in a bowl and mix
Cream butter and sugar --->
Mix until it makes a shhhhh sound (sorry I don't know how else to describe it!)
Add eggs, vanilla, and salt and mix
Add flour and baking soda mix gently, just to integrate the baking soda into the flour so that it looks like this --->
Add cocoa powder and mix on LOW! Otherwise it goes everywhere!!!
Add chocolate chips and mix
Plop onto ungreased cookie sheet by spoonfuls and put in the oven
Take out cookies when they look like this (sometimes they need an extra minute or two)
Put more in the oven. I usually get about 4 dozen from one batch.
Let cool for about two minutes and then put them on a cooling rack. Otherwise, they will harden and stick to the pan.