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Low Calorie Christmas Cookies

When making Christmas cookies, try to put some low calorie cookies on the platter too. Here’s a zero-fat cookie recipe from Laurel Hudson culinary instructor of Wellspring Academies. Peppermint Meringue Crisps Yield: 18 cookies Ingredients: •          Juice of 1 lemon •          2 egg whites •          Pinch salt •          ¼ tsp cream of tartar •          ½ […]

Healthy Holiday Cookies: Gingerbread Cookies

Here’s a recipe for healthy gingerbread cookies from Laurel Hudson, culinary instructor at Wellspring Academies. Gingerbread Cookies Ingredients: ½ cup Fiber One original bran cereal 1 package whole wheat gingerbread cake or cookie mix 1 tbsp cinnamon 1 tbsp ginger 1 tsp pumpkin pie spice ¼ tsp baking powder ¼ cup granulated Splenda Pinch of […]

Homemade Animal Crackers Recipe

Originally uploaded by Laurel714 Well, since I just did a post slamming the Girl Scouts for not making homemade baked goods for their public service project, I thought it would be useful to offer another contrast between store-bought and homemade using another popular food item – the animal cracker. Who, among us, has not had […]