Chocolate chip pumpkin cookies

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
1 cup cooked pumpkin
1/2 cup oil
1 teaspoon baking soda dissolved in 1 teaspoon milk
2 cups flour
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup sugar
1 egg
1 cup chocolate chips
1/2 cup nuts optional
2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt

Combine pumpkin, sugar, oil and eggs. Stir together flour, baking powder, cinnamon and salt. Add to pumpkin mixture along with dissolved baking soda. Mix well. Stir in chocolate chips, nuts and vanilla. Drop by teaspoon onto lightly greased cookie sheet. Bake at 375 for 10-12 minutes.