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Banana Oat “Monster” Cookies

Ingredients: 3 very ripe bananas (the browner, the better) 1/3 cup (90 g) applesauce 2 cups (160 g) oats, uncooked 1/4 cup almond milk* 1/4 cup (40 g) raisins 2 Tblsp (28 g) dark chocolate mini chips 1 tsp vanilla … Continue reading

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Frosted Cutout Sugar Cookies

Ingredients: For the cookies: 3 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons cream of tartar 1 cup shortening 2 eggs (at room temperature) 1 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon water Flour for dusting For the … Continue reading

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Spritz (Swedish sugar cookies)

Ingredients: 1 pound (4 sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature or slightly melted 2 cups sugar 4 egg yolks 1 teaspoon vanilla extract* 2 Tablespoons heavy whipping cream 5 cups all-purpose flour Optional: Decorating sugars of your choice Instructions: Preheat … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Biscotti

Ingredients: 2 cups (10 oz) unbleached all purpose flour 1.5 cups (7.5 oz) whole wheat flour 1/3 cup (2.5 oz) granulated (white) sugar 1/3 cup (2.25 oz) loosely packed brown sugar 2 tsp baking powder 3/4 tsp salt 1 cup … Continue reading

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Non-Existent No Bake Cookies

This week I attempted to make a healthier version of the classic chocolate-oatmeal-peanutbutter no-bake cookie.  However, each version I tried just wasn’t very good.  The first batch was horrifically bitter, and the second batch had a very funky artificial taste … Continue reading

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Individual Chocolate Cheesecakes

Ingredients: 1 oz semi-sweet chocolate chips 2 oz light cream cheese 1/2 cup (40 g) thawed light whipped topping 2-3 cookies of your choice Instructions: Put the chocolate chips in a microwave safe bowl, then microwave for 30 seconds.  Smoosh … Continue reading

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