I remember being a little kid and seeing the ginormous jar of cookies on top of the counter. I wasn’t able to reach that jar when I was younger; however now that I am older, I am able to grab a cookie whenever I’d like to. Admittedly though, I have probably had one too many cookies for my own good. I am sure many of you have felt the same way. FaveHealthyRecipes is here to the rescue. We have collected cookies that not only taste amazing but are good for you as well. A cookie that both tastes great and can be good for you? Sign me up immediately! Continue reading to bake 5 Secretly Healthy and Easy Cookie Recipes.
Chocolate Dipped Almond Butter Cookies
Living Low Carb has an amazing easy cookie recipe for Chocolate Dipped Almond Butter Cookies that are low carb and Gluten free. Almond butter has less saturated fat, more fiber, and more calcium than peanut butter which makes almond butter cookies that much better for you versus the traditional peanut butter cookies. Not only does almond butter have many nutritional benefits for you, but these almond butter cookies taste incredible.
Blueberry Muffin Top Cookies
We all know that the best part of the muffin is its fluffy top and Iowa Girl Eats knows it as well. That is why she created these scrumptious Blueberry Muffin Top Cookies. There are many nutritional benefits to eating blueberries. Blueberries have the highest antioxidant capacity of all fresh fruit (which is great for your immune system) and studies have shown that they can aid in reducing belly fat. These muffin top cookies are here to prevent you from getting a muffin top.
Green Chocolate Cookies
The green in these Green Chocolate Cookies comes the avocado in this wonderful recipe from Active Vegetarian. The wondrous flavor comes from the chocolate and the almond butter combined with an avocado-based dough. Not only will these cookies melt in your mouth but they could help you lose weight as well! Avocados are filled with monosaturated fats which have been proven to speed up you metabolism for easier weight loss. A delicious cookie that could help you shed pounds? Yes please!
Roasted Banana Oat Cookies
Haniela’s From My Kitchen to Yours created a marvelous Roasted Banana Oat Cookie recipe that not only tastes great but removes half of the sugar of most cookies. Haniela roasts the bananas which not only adds a greater flavor to the fruit but it releases sugars which makes up for the sweetness that you lose from the removed sugar. This delectable dessert is just divine.
Fig and Date Swirls
If you enjoy a Fig Newton then you are going to fall head over heels for these Fig and Date Swirls by Lottie + Doof. Figs and dates are high in fiber and potassium. This will help you regulate your blood pressure and bowels and can help you reduce your risk of heart disease and diabetes. These swirls are good for your body and good for your taste buds.
If you could only eat one type of cookie for the rest of your life, which type of cookie would you choose?