My Version Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

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I would have to say out of all the different varieties of cookies out there, chocolate chip cookies are my all-time favorite and probably always will be. Warm, cold, chewy, hard, big, small, I don’t think there is any way that I wouldn’t enjoy a chocolate chip cookie. Since it’s one of my goals to be living a healthier lifestyle, I was on a mission to find a healthy chocolate chip cookie recipe.

This is my kind of of healthy. Less fat, less sugar and the addition of a few “healthier” ingredients, making it a cookie you could choose to eat in moderation. It’s all about choices and moderation! Chocolate chip cookies should be a sometimes food, not an everyday food. Enjoy!

 

My Version Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

My Version Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Ingredients

  • 1 cup white flour
  • 1 1/4 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cups semi sweet chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°.
  2. Line two cookie sheets with a silicone mat, parchement paper or lightly spray each cookie sheet with non-stick cooking spray.
  3. In a large bowl, combine the flour, baking soda and salt and stir to mix.
  4. In another bowl blend the butter, eggs and sugars and vanilla together until light and fluffy.
  5. Gradually stir dry mix to wet mix until well blended.
  6. Fold in chocolate chips
  7. Scoop by rounded teaspoon on to cookie sheets 1 inch apart.
  8. Bake 8 - 10 mins or until golden brown.
  9. Cool on wire racks
  10. Store in airtight containers.

 Do you have an all time favorite cookie?

 

Michele is a married mom of 3 adult children. She is currently enjoying spending time with her husband in the empty nest. Michele can be found working on a healthy lifestyle, camping or having some frugal fun. Not necessarily in that order!

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4 Comments

  • Reply
    Rhonda
    May 29, 2014 at 8:43 am

    Are the double ingredients a mistake?

    • Reply
      Michele Brosius
      May 29, 2014 at 9:25 am

      Definitely a big mistake. Thanks, I think I have it fixed now

      • Reply
        Tom
        June 1, 2014 at 2:32 pm

        LOL..I was just wondering myself.

  • Reply
    Amee
    March 29, 2016 at 9:02 pm

    Yum! I love cookies.

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