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Healthy Recipes for Cookies, Bars & Brownies (Slide 14)

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Financial advisor Linda Croley was inspired by childhood memories of a family treat when she created these peanut butter-date cookies. “I get a great feeling when I bite into these cookies and think of my family who are around me today, and those whose memories I'll always cherish,” says Croley. Once you try them, you may never make an ordinary peanut butter cookie again.

Recipe: One Nutty Date

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Raspberry Bars

Raspberry Bars

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Swirled Cheesecake Brownies

Swirled Cheesecake Brownies

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Bev's Chocolate Chip Cookies

Bev's Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Chocolate-Covered Brownie Bites

Chocolate-Covered Brownie B…

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Blueberry & White Chocolate Chunk Ginger Cookies

Blueberry & White Chocolate…

These easy cookies are a real snap to make - just stir and bake.…View slide
No-Bake Cookies

No-Bake Cookies

Your kids will love helping you make these peanut butter-graham treats.…View slide
Chewy Chocolate Cookies

Chewy Chocolate Cookies

We can't resist big, soft, fudgy cookies, like those found in glass jars on bake-shop counters. Thes…View slide
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

These oatmeal chocolate chip cookies have the familiar flavors of brown sugar and chocolate, but get…View slide
Almond & Honey-Butter Cookies

Almond & Honey-Butter Cookies

This thumbprint cookie uses honey as the only sweetener and tender ground almonds to replace much of…View slide
Squash Cheesecake Bars

Squash Cheesecake Bars

Pureed winter squash gives most of the body to these leaner cheesecake bars.…View slide
Double Chocolate Brownies

Double Chocolate Brownies

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Mom’s Apple Squares

Mom’s Apple Squares

Traditional recipes for apple squares often use plenty of trans fat-laden shortening in the crust. W…View slide
Dark Fudgy Brownies

Dark Fudgy Brownies

We like to use chocolate with 60-72% cacao content in these rich, fudgelike brownies, as it imparts …View slide
One Nutty Date

One Nutty Date

Financial advisor Linda Croley was inspired by childhood memories of a family treat when she created…View slide
Pineapple Coconut Bites

Pineapple Coconut Bites

A retired writing professor and mother of two daughters, Jessie Grearson got inspiration for these m…View slide
Apricot-Walnut Cereal Bars

Apricot-Walnut Cereal Bars

Crisp and chewy, this bar is a good-for-you alternative to store-bought cereal bars. The secret ingr…View slide
Whole-Wheat Blueberry Bars

Whole-Wheat Blueberry Bars

These delicious blueberry treats feature moist fruit filling with a crunchy topping made with the sa…View slide
Strawberry-Rhubarb Fruit Bars

Strawberry-Rhubarb Fruit Bars

Strawberry and rhubarb are a classic combination—try them in these easy-to-make fruit bars.…View slide
Apple-Cinnamon Fruit Bars

Apple-Cinnamon Fruit Bars

These easy apple-cinnamon fruit bars make a big batch—perfect for fall potlucks and parties.…View slide
Cranberry-Orange Fruit Bars

Cranberry-Orange Fruit Bars

These sweet-tart cranberry-orange bars are a great addition to a holiday cookie tray or cool weather…View slide
Dried-Fruit Bars

Dried-Fruit Bars

Make a batch of these easy homemade dried-fruit bars to tuck into your kid’s lunchbox all week.…View slide
Stone-Fruit Bars

Stone-Fruit Bars

Try your favorite combination of stone fruit, such as peaches and cherries, in these easy fruit bars…View slide
Rocky Road Brownies

Rocky Road Brownies

These super-rich brownies made chocolaty with plenty of cocoa powder have less fat than other browni…View slide
EatingWell Chocolate Chip Cookies

EatingWell Chocolate Chip C…

This awesome lacy chocolate chip cookie is given a healthful makeover with oats and whole-wheat flou…View slide

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