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M & M Cookies

1 cup vegetable shortening
1 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon water
2 eggs
2 cups + 4 tablespoons flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups M & M plain candies

1.Blend shortening and sugars.
2.Beat in vanilla,water,and eggs. 
3.Sift remaining dry ingredients together and 
add to the sugar and egg mixture. Mix well.
4.Stir in M & M's. 
5.Drop from teaspoon onto ungreased cookie sheet.
6.Bake at 375 degrees F for 10-12 minutes or until golden brown.

Makes 6 dozen 2 1/2 inch cookies.