Soft, Chewy Oatmeal Cookie- Secretly Healthy!

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Nov. 09, 2016

A batch of these soft, chewy and secretly healthier oatmeal cookies will have you going back for seconds and thirds.


Softened butter 3 Tablespoon ((40g))
Brown sugar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) ((100g))
Honey 1/4 Cup (4 tbs) ((agave/maple syrup are fine too))
Egg 1 Large
Water 1 Tablespoon ((15ml))
Vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
Whole wheat flour/All purpose/spelt/ gluten
Salt 1/2 Teaspoon
Baking soda 1/4 Teaspoon
Ground cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
Old fashioned oats 1 1/2 Cup (24 tbs) ((150g, for gluten
Chocolate chips 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) ((85g, optional, but oh so good, we used semi
Toppings 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) ((other optional add ins: chopped dates, nuts, M and Ms, cranberries, raisins))


Please watch the video for directions.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 12

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 242Calories from Fat 56

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 6 g9.2%

Saturated Fat 2 g10%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 181 mg7.54%

Total Carbohydrates 44 g14.7%

Dietary Fiber 2 g8%

Sugars 24 g

Protein 4 g8%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet