Tag Archives: Cookies

Whole Wheat Sugar Cookies (Egg-free)

Whole Wheat Sugar Cookies (Egg-free)

As part of my quest to find party recipes which are safe for my daughter’s friends who have allergies, I tested this egg-free cookie recipe for a Valentine’s Day party earlier this year and was blown away by how delicious they were!  Moist, buttery, and just sweet enough.  While not healthy by any stretch, theyRead More

Whole Grain Chocolate Chip Cookies

Whole Grain Chocolate Chip Cookies

A few days ago I told you about the Oatmeal Flax Cookie recipe I found on the King Arthur Flour website, and hinted at another great recipe to come.  Well, I am so excited to share this one.  Many of my other cookie recipes are delicious but hearty and more healthy tasting…the type of cookieRead More

Oatmeal Flax Cookies

Oatmeal Flax Cookies

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of visiting the store and bakery at King Arthur Flour in Norwich, VT.  KAF is the maker of the Organic 100% White Whole Wheat Flour I love using for my pizza dough, hamburger buns, and every day bread.  White whole wheat flour is pretty amazing stuff –Read More

Healthier Oatmeal Cookies

Healthier Oatmeal Cookies

I have been trying to get away from dessert recipes…really, I have!  But the little peanut in my belly seems to have quite the sweet tooth, and I have been wanting dessert all of the time lately.  In an effort to get my sweet fix from something moderately healthy, I decided to try out aRead More

Double Chocolate Cookies

Double Chocolate Cookies

Last weekend, hubby requested a family dinner out for Father’s Day.  With the munchkin’s 6:30pm bedtime, we don’t often go out for dinner as a family because really, who wants to eat at 5pm??  But for Father’s Day, hubby gets whatever we want, so at 4:45pm we packed up and headed out to try anRead More

Wholesome Monster Cookies

Wholesome Monster Cookies

In the last few months I have become obsessed with finding healthy muffin recipes so that I can always have wholesome snacks around.  But muffins can’t be the only kind of wholesome snack, right?  On my lookout for other ideas, and I came across this recipe for “Super-Charge Me! Cookies” on a vegan blog.  I am byRead More

Blueberry Coconut Oatmeal Cookies

Blueberry Coconut Oatmeal Cookies

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you know about my quest for the perfect oatmeal cookie (see here and here if you’re just catching up!).  Well, a couple of months ago I discovered Sweet + Natural, a great blog for desserts made with wholesome ingredients.  I’ve already had great success with CarrotRead More

Oatmeal Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies – Try #2

Oatmeal Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies – Try #2

So as promised, I finally found time to try Smitten Kitchen’s oatmeal cookie recipe to see if they are as thick and chewy as promised.  I am a big fan of this blog (see broccoli slaw!), and had high hopes that this could be my perfect cookie.  Obviously I made some adjustments, as the originalRead More

Oatmeal Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ok, so in my blog description I said that I’m passionate about healthy cooking, and yet my first post is for cookies – what gives?  Well, I should further explain what I mean by “healthy cooking”:  as much as possible, I am committed to preparing foods that are organic, whole grain, and recognizable, with minimalRead More