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!

Tasty Truffles

 Always dressed to impress, truffles give moms a break during the crazy hustle-bustle of holiday baking. These beauties contain a healthy dose of chocolate and macadamia nuts. The macadamias add fiber, unsaturated fat, and antioxidants. Just mix together three ingredients—no baking required—and let the good times roll! <a target="_blank" href="http://www.superhealthykids.com/nutella-truffles/">Get the details here</a>. <b>Health Factor: Added fiber, gluten and refined sugar free</b> <p style="text-align:right;"><em>photo: <a target="_blank" href="http://www.superhealthykids.com">Super Healthy Kids</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