Strawberries and Cream Pie

Ingredients:

Crust:

1-1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs (About 9 full/long crackers -- just throw them in a gallon bag, zip, and crush with a rolling pin.)
5 tbsp butter, melted

Filling:

2 8oz blocks of cream cheese, room temperature
2 cups heavy cream + 1 tbsp
⅔ cups sugar
2 tsp vanilla extract
1 carton strawberries, sliced into thirds or halves
½ cup chocolate chips (optional)

Directions: