10 Sweet Cookies for a Healthy(ish) Holiday Season

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It’s the most wonderful time of year, with a bounty of cookie platters wherever you go. But all that goodness can add up in not-so-good ways. Because we love you (and your waistline) we’ve found beautiful and healthy versions of your holiday cookie favorites like shortbread, thumbprints, and truffles that will make for a very merry holiday season. Peruse our delicious suggestions and get baking!

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Sarah Nielsen, aka <a target="_blank" href="https://celiacinthecity.wordpress.com/2012/12/20/gluten-free-thumbprint-cookies/&quot; target="_blank">Celiac in the City</a>, shares that these sweet gems are not only her husband’s favorite holiday cookie, but her go-to for her annual gluten-free cookie swap. We can tell why. Drizzled with white chocolate and sweetened with a dollop of jam— much yum on your tongue! Be sure to read Sarah’s advice to bake these up just right. <a target="_blank" href="https://celiacinthecity.wordpress.com/2012/12/20/gluten-free-thumbprint-cookies/">Get the recipe here</a>. <b>Health Factor: Gluten free</b> <p style="text-align:right;"><em>photo: <a target="_blank" href="https://celiacinthecity.wordpress.com">Celiac in the City</a></em></p>fuck

Have you tried baking up a batch of healthy cookies before? Share your tips with our readers in the Comments below! 

— Christal Yuen & Cherie Gough