Chocolate Dipped Cherries

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Got Valentine’s Day candy? I have something better! Valentine’s Day is coming up and people are on the lookout for great Valentine’s Day treats to make their special day sweeter. Try stepping away from that sugary processed stuff and make your own treats this year! Sugar is my kryptonite…especially Valentine’s conversation hearts. In fact, the […]

World’s Best Gluten-Free Granola Bars


    Sometimes a girl just needs the sweet, chewy, dense little treat that is the granola bar. Finding great granola bars that are good for you and fit into a special diet can be tough! I was hankering for some great granola bars so I adapted this recipe from one of the best granola […]

Chocolate-Dipped Protein Bars

Chocolate Drizzled Protein Bars

  Check out these yummy protein bars: don’t they look good? These taste good too and are really easy to make. I got this recipe for these protein bars from Real Fit Moms. These are already healthy, but I made mine gluten-free by using gluten-free oats, and I skipped the raisins because I didn’t feel […]

Gluten-Free Fudge Ball Cookies

Gluten-Free Fudge Ball Cookies

  It’s funny how my recipe experiments go sometimes. I was doing a bunch of baking over the last week and I decided to make some brownies. Well, my brownie experiment didn’t turn out so good. It looked more like a cake than brownies – a really dry cake at that. So I decided to […]

Happy Birthday & My Favorite Things Giveaway!

Hey everyone! Today is The Fit Cookie’s 1 year bloggy birthday…blogaversary…bloggiversary…or however you like to say/spell it! To celebrate, I am hosting a BIG giveaway of some of my favorite things! This giveaway is awesome – it’s valued at over $124 so don’t miss it!   My Favorite Things Giveaway includes… a Rafflecopter giveaway 2 […]

Fudgy Chocolate Puddle Cake

Fudgy Chocolate Puddle Cake

  This is my allergy-friendly version of the ever classic puddle cake. It is practically foolproof and is so nice and fudgy – like a cross between cake and brownies. It is not too sweet, so it makes a great snack cake, too! It has the perfect crumb on top with a dense center, no […]

Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

I have noticed something about many of my posts (especially when it comes to desserts): I tend to begin with some version of the words “I love…(insert dessert name)”. Hmm…maybe it’s time to try a new writing tactic? But I guess it’s better than any negative things I could say. But really, who has negative […]

No-Bake Coconut Macaroons

No-Bake Macaroons (4)

  This past week I had the pleasure of doing an interview with Ana Fairchild for the My Symphony of Life Podcast. I was super excited to do this interview, but I was a little bit nervous! It was one of those things that sounded a little scary at first but was really fun! I […]

Best Ever Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Pancakes

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  This morning my kids wanted pancakes for breakfast, so I decided to try something a little bit different. I had a recipe from a Gooseberry Patch cookbook for pancakes that *rock!*, so I adapted it for our family. I usually get too fussy about the thickness of the batter, getting enough leavening, etc. But […]

Chocolate Chip Oat Cookies

Chocolate Chip Oat Cookies

Need an allergy-friendly chocolate chip cookie that is still healthy and delicious? These perfect little chocolate chip cookies are made with whole grain oats and oat flour and are reminiscent of my favorite homemade granola bars. I re-made an oatmeal chocolate chip cookie recipe, lowered the calories, and made the recipe allergy friendly to boot […]