Posts Tagged by cookies

The Recipe ReDux – Cranberry Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies

Once again it’s time for the monthly Recipe ReDux challenge. This is the first and only recipe challenge founded by registered dietitians,The Recipe ReDux is focused on taking delicious dishes, keeping them delicious, but making them better for you. Each month there is a theme and this month’s theme is: Break Out of Breakfast Boredom Cooks aren’t always pressed for time in the mornings – they just need new ideas.  Talk about a perfect theme. […] read more

Peach Almond Linzer Shortbread Bars

Over the summer I spend a little time making sugar free and reduced sugar jams for the coming year. This year I ended up with an abundance of peach, peach/orange, strawberry and blueberry. With the hard work out of the way I then spend the rest of the year trying to figure out how to use them up. One of my favorite ways is to incorporate the jam into these shortbread bars. I’ve made changes […] read more

Grain Free Peanut Butter Cookies

While surfing the web for something new to try I had come across this recipe for peanut butter pie cookies. They are grain free though they do include honey as a sweetener. They looked soooo good in the pictures that I thought it would be worth giving them a try. Chewy cookies are a favorite of mine. I thought perhaps once I tried the original recipe I could probably reduce some of the honey. Usually […] read more

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

I’ve seen numerous recipes posted all over the internet that call for pureed beans in place of butter or oil in a recipe. Since I’ve already done multiple experiments using beans as a fat replacer I figured I would give it a try by combining two different recipes for chocolate chip cookie bars. One recipe was for a low carb bar using an almond/coconut based baking mix. The other recipe used pureed beans in place […] read more