The Ultimate Guide to Healthy Christmas Cookies: 39 Recipes
Let's set the scene: snow-tinted windows, trees illuminated with dazzling lights, stockings stuffed with presents. It must be Christmas time. However, the holiday is not complete without an array of freshly baked cookies. From crunchy gingerbread men to cute reindeer-shaped sugar cookies, cookies are the real miracles of Christmas.
Unfortunately, all of those homemade cookies will fill more than just your house with a sweet aroma. Good thing we've assembled a list of healthy Christmas cookies for you to eat without filling out your waistline. We understand it’s totally time to splurge and enjoy a holiday treat (or twelve), so we’re making it a bit easier by providing some better options.
The Ultimate Guide To Healthy Christmas Cookies: 39 Recipes is a collection of low calorie Christmas cookies recipes for you to bake this holiday season. So grab your mixing spoons and get started. These delicious and healthy cookie recipes will let you get your sugar fix without any of the guilt.
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Traditional Healthy Christmas Cookies
Baking is as much a Christmas tradition as stockings and carols. Fill your home with Christmas spirit -- and sweet-smelling desserts -- with our favorite Christmas cookie recipes. Choose from classic sugar cookies, gingerbread, spritz butter cookies, thumbprints, biscotti, and more.
Sweet, crispy, and comforting.
No refined sugar needed.
Simple, sweet, and pretty.
Guilt-free Sicilian fig cookies.
Crisp and buttery without the carbs.
Wow your friends and family!
Wholesome and heavenly.
Ultra chewy with the perfect amount of spice.
Extra Christmas flavor.
Soft and festive.
Crunchy and nutty.
Sugar and spice and everything nice!
Two desserts in one? Yes please!
Easy Healthy Christmas Cookies
These healthy Christmas cookies are incredibly easy to make with their simple ingredients, short list of instructions, and quick baking times.
Chewy, pumpkin-y goodness!
Can't get much easier than this.
Loaded with cranberries, chocolate chips, and cashews.
These will look fabulous on a Christmas cookie platter.
Rich, decadent, and chocolatey.
No-bake vegan treats.
Comes together in 30 minutes.
A red and green cookie to embody the Christmas spirit.
Pumpkin and hazelnut makes for a dynamic duo.
A great recipe when you're crunched for time!
Light as a snowflake.
Everything a chocolate chip cookie should be.
Low-Cal Christmas Cookie Recipes
You won't have to worry about packing on the pounds this holiday season with these delicious low-calorie Christmas cookie recipes.
Super light and airy.
No butter added!
A cross between a candy cane and a cookie.
Feel free to have more than one!
Egg-free, dairy-free, gluten-free, and vegan friendly!
All natural and totally delish.
Adorable and addictive.
One of the easiest Christmas cookie recipes.
Tastes like a French bakery.
Better than the real thing!
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