Recipes, snacks

5 “healthier” Holiday Cookie Recipes!

‘Tis the season for holiday baking and Christmas cookie exchanges and I have rounded up 5 “healthier” holiday cookie recipes to try this year! These recipes feature “better for you” ingredients yet still have all the comforting flavor you’re craving in a holiday cookie!!

I don’t know about you, but I have never been OK with passing up the treats that the holiday season brings and I don’t think I ever will be! Lets just say I know where the cookie tray is during the Christmas party! And somehow having a cookie for breakfast with my morning coffee is all of a sudden OK with me this time of the year. I mean really….a cookie for breakfast, its all good right- its Christmas! Anyone else with me here?!?

And while you can’t expect a cookie to be incredible healthy, you can make them with “better for you” ingredients – like the ones below – and feel a little better about the whole splurge!

So grab a cup of coffee and try 1 or all 5 of these “healthier” Holiday Cookies.

Peanut Butter Chocolate Crunch Cookies from Nourish Move Love

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Brownie Batter Truffles from the Real Food Dietitians


Hot Cocoa Cookies from Fit Foodie Finds


Healthy Holiday Buckeyes from Fit Foodie Finds


Chocolate Dipped Almond Butter Cookies from Physical Kitcheness



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