Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars via Mini Van Dreams #recipes #easyrecipes

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Oh boy, do I have a little bit of Heaven on earth in this recipe.  Chocolate chip cookie bars.  With a cake mix.  No kidding.  So very, very good and gooey and yummy and chocolatey.  The simplicity of this recipe is going to knock you over… its just a few ingredients that you might already have on hand!  Think of the possibilities… M&M’s, peanut butter chips, peanut butter and chocolate chips, butterscotch chips…. you’re welcome.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars via Mini Van Dreams #recipes #easyrecipes


  • 1 boxed yellow cake mix
  • 1 egg beaten
  • 2-3 Tablespoons water
  • 5 Tablespoons butter melted
  • 1 bag semi-sweet chocolate chips or M&M's, peanut butter chips, etc


  • Preheat oven to 350F.
  • Grease a 9 x 13" baking dish with cooking spray. Set aside.
  • In large bowl, combine cake mix, egg, and butter together.
  • Fold in chocolate chips.
  • At this point, depending on how the dough is, you might need to add 2-3 Tablespoons of water to get it to a thick, cookie-dough-like consistency.
  • With wet hands, spread the cookie batter evenly in the baking dish.
  • Bake for 20 minutes at 350.
  • Allow to cool completely prior to cutting.


Serving: 1g | Calories: 302kcal | Carbohydrates: 43.9g | Protein: 2.3g | Fat: 13.4g | Saturated Fat: 6.7g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0g | Trans Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 26.6mg | Sodium: 305.8mg | Potassium: 0mg | Fiber: 0.3g | Sugar: 27.3g | Vitamin A: 0IU | Vitamin C: 0mg | Calcium: 0mg | Iron: 0mg
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  1. going to pin this and TRY this…that is if I don’t mess it up, LOL. IT sure looks divine.

  2. You can’t mess it up… its too easy.

  3. My family would absolutely love these cookie bars. I have pinned so that I can make them one day soon. I love cooking new treats for my family. I’m Deanna from Gloriously Made ( and am one of the co hosts from Tasty Tuesday last week. I love your blog and am following you through bloglovin, twitter, and google plus. I’d love for you to visit my blog sometime and follow if you’d like.
    Hope you have a great night,

  4. Just made them for a picnic. YUM! They are so quick and easy to make! The butter makes them really moist. This will definitely become a regular. Thanks for sharing!

  5. Awesome! Glad you liked them! My son has dubbed them “Chocolate Chip Yellow Brownie Cookies” so I might have to change the name… LOL.

  6. Thanks for stopping by! I will check out your blog this evening!

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