And you, dear readers, might wish to save them for...well, I can't think of a reason you'd want to save these bad boys. But if you can, then you should. They're so incredibly good, and having a few in your cookie jar or freezer wouldn't do anyone an ounce of harm! They're actually good for you, which isn't something a lot of cookies can claim. Especially at this time of year when sugar and candies reign supreme in almost every cookie recipe.
Let's take a closer look at them:
Sometime you just have to make do, oh darn.
They still turned out pretty good, despite the not-as-good chocolate.
Maybe it was the spatula.
Who doesn't love a good bake sale, right? Especially one that supports such a great cause. And who, if we're being really honest, wouldn't love a spatula that says "be a good cookie" on it?!
You can purchase one for the fit foodie on your list at your local Bed, Bath & Beyond. (Find additional retail outlets.) You can also order it from Amazon. Or...
...you can win one! SURPRISE! Another giveaway comin' at ya! Isn't this time of year just grand? I love giving presents to people! It's so much fun to light up someone's life in this way.
(Unfortunately, this giveaway is only open to my readers living in the States. My deepest apologies go out to those of you that don't. I know, total bummer.)
To win, simply leave a comment on this post in which you tell me your favorite cookie of all time. Leave your email address in case you win. You can also:
1) Like Daily Dose on Facebook.
2) Subscribe to Daily Dose emails.
Oh, here's the cookie recipe:
HEALTHY CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES
Inspiration: Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies, Clean Eating Magazine
• 1/2 cup almond butter
• 1/2 cup peanut butter
• 3/4 cup cinnamon infused palm sugar
• 1 egg
• 1/2 tsp baking soda
• 1 tsp sea salt
• 1/3 cup dark chocolate chunks
1) Preheat oven to 350F.
2) Combine wet ingredients, then add dry (including chocolate) and mix until well combined.
3) Scoop onto a cookie sheet, then bake for 10 minutes (give or take, depending on your oven).
That's it! So easy. Now go, make them. If this doesn't entice you, I don't know what will: