1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F or 180 degrees C.
2. Blend together sugar and butter to get a light and fluffy mixture.
3.Add in the eggs, one by one, beating continuously.
4.Sift the dry ingredients and add to the butter mixture.
5.Mix in the walnuts.
6. Take a buttered cookie sheet and drop spoonfuls of the mixture onto it.
7.Bake for 15 minutes.