Cranberry White Chocolate Crock Pot Cookie Bars

Cranberry Slow Cooker Cookie Bars

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 65) Here’s a lighter streamlined version of cranberry white chocolate cookie bars that you can make in your slow cooker. I saw the recipe as I was flipping through an old Pillsbury Healthy Recipe Booklet from 1998 and decided to bake a batch of crock pot cookie bars. […]

Kahlua White Chocolate Chunk Brownie Mix Cookies

Kahlua White Chocolate Chunk Chewies

I made a batch of Kahlua White Chocolate Chunk Brownie Mix Cookies recently when I wanted a quick and easy sweet treat to take to a backyard birthday party. These rich and delicious chewy chocolate-espresso-Kahlua brownie mix cookies with chunks of white chocolate filled the bill perfectly. They are both incredibly easy (because they begin with […]

Soft & Chewy Coconut Drop Cookies

Soft & Chewy Coconut Drop Cookies

These coconut drop cookies are a variation of the old-fashioned brown sugar drops I baked last week. Adding shredded coconut and nuts to the brown sugar drop cookie dough changes it dramatically. My mom, who loves coconut almost as much as me, declared these simple coconut drop cookies the best of the three variations we taste-tested. And I’d […]

Low-Fat Pumpkin Quinoa Cookies

Pumpkin Quinoa Cookies

Soft, spicy, dark, sweet and chewy, these pumpkin quinoa cookies are winners in my book. I can’t seem to get enough pumpkin-flavored foods this time of year and have a long list of pumpkin recipes accumulating on the counter. So, when the cookie craving struck recently, instead of turning to one of my standby healthy […]

Easy Chocolate Mint Whipped Cream Pie Recipe

Chocolate Mint Whipped Cream Pie

A Girl Scout Thin Mint Cookie crust, topped with a layer of real whipped cream, drizzle of chocolate mint sauce and sprinkling of Thin Mint Cookie crumbs. This quick and easy dessert is super refreshing, super satisfying, super luxurious, and super easy. This great no-bake summer dessert recipe is adapted from one for Whipped Cream […]

Italian Sesame Seed Cookies

Italian Sesame Seed Cookies

I first made these little Italian sesame seed cookies back in 2006, while on a Vermont Culinary Vacation with my sister and had completely forgotten about them until recently, when I saw a similar recipe for Toasted Sesame Seed Cookies here. The Skinny on Italian Sesame Seed Cookies Easy to make cookies are one of my favorite skinny & […]

Plain & Simple Sugar Cookie Recipe

Plain & Simple Sugar Cookies

Here’s a great simple sugar cookie recipe I hope you’ll try. With each passing year, I find myself drawn to recipes that are simple and delicious. And this these old-fashioned sugar cookies totally fit the bill. I’ve found –  through lots of trial and error – that the healthiest thing I can do is treat […]