Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Combine flour and baking soda in separate bowl and set aside.
Mix brown sugar, white sugar, butter, shortening, instant vanilla pudding mix, vanilla and almond extract.
Mix well until blended.
Add beaten eggs.
Slowly mix in flour mixture.
Stir in chocolate chips by hand.
Roll 1 1/2 inch balls in hands and add to greased cookie sheet.
Bake for 9 minutes and enjoy!