Preheat oven to 350
Put 2 sticks of butter in a large mixing bowl, let stand or pop into the microwave for 40 seconds to soften but not melted!
Mix in both sugars and then vanilla then beaten eggs.
In a separate bowl mix your flour, salt, and baking soda.
Fold flour mixture into your wet mix until blended well.
After it's well blended, add your chocolate chips (walnuts, M&M's).
Spoon tbsp sized balls onto cookie sheet and cook about 10 minutes.