Traditional Zummus (Zucchini Hummus)

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This gluten-free recipe is sponsored by Walmart®, all opinions are my own. #gfwalmart Hey friends! I’m back with another recipe for you to try, and I’m pretty excited about this one! It’s a recipe that I have been wanting to make for a while and I finally got around to making it: bean-free zucchini hummus, […]

Chocolate SunButter Jam Cups

SunButter Jam Cups (Peanut Free) - TheFitCookie.com

  The month right before Easter is a tricky one: the candy section at the store is loaded with Easter stuff right after Valentine’s Day, so we barely recover from the V-Day candy come before we are faced with another candy holiday. I have a sweet tooth, so resisting Easter candies for an entire month […]

Classics Re-Made: Healthy Scotcharoo Bars

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 Time to re-make some of my old recipes! The 3 year blogiversary for The Fit Cookie is coming up at the end of next month, and I have been looking through some of my old recipes and decided I needed to give them some love: update the photos, tweak and improve the recipes, and use […]

Chai Spice Protein Bites {Recipe Redux}

Chai Spice Protein Bites

    School is just around the corner! for some of you, school has already started, but for us, school begins next week. In the middle of the week no less (Wednesday). I still haven’t figured out why they do that… starting school on a Monday seems convenient and practical to me, but start dates […]

New Recipe Videos with Tutorials!

New Recipe Videos with Tutorials: Dairy Free Soft Serve Chocolate Ice Cream and Homemade Sunflower Seed Milk

Hello friends! As many of you know I’m a regular contributor to a website called My Life With Food Allergies. If you haven’t stopped by the website, do! It’s a great resource for people with celiac disease, food intolerances, and food allergies. I have written several posts for them over the past few months so […]

Drink the Rainbow: Yellow Sunshine Smoothie

Drink the Rainbow Smoothie Series - TheFitCookie.com

It’s been a little while since my last recipe for my Drink the Rainbow series. If you missed it, the one before (and the first recipe in the series) was the Green Goodness Smoothie. As I have said before, I am SO not good about drinking smoothies or juicing – I prefer solid food. I […]

Grain Free Chocolate Mini Muffins

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Oooh yum! Grain free chocolate chocolate-chip mini muffins If you’ve been craving donuts but don’t have a donut pan, try making mini muffins instead and just call them donut holes. Gigi recently posted a recipe on her blog for donuts and I had to try them! but I needed come chocolate to mask the hemp […]

One-Bowl Fudge Brownies (Gluten-Free and Vegan)

One-Bowl Fudge Brownies (Gluten-Free and Vegan) - TheFitCookie.com

  Some days recipes are just buggers… Take these One-Bowl Fudge Brownies as a prime example: I love experimenting in the kitchen but I often have to deal with crazy recipes-gone-very-wrong. I originally started re-doing my stand-by recipe, the Baker’s One-Bowl Brownies. I have used this recipe forever and it is a reliable stand-by for […]

Cherry Almond Smoothie

Cherry Almond Smoothie - The Fit Cookie

I love cherries! They can be super expensive this time of year, but I just had to buy some cherries for making Valentine’s Day treats this year. Of course this recipe didn’t make it out in time for Valentine’s Day, but this Cherry Almond Smoothie is a perfect anytime post-workout drink or just a fruity […]

Chocolate Cherry Clusters and Cherry Chocolate Bites

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 Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day, and that means more chocolate candy! How about skipping the crowds at the store and making some of your own this year. Besides the Chocolate Dipped Cherries, I whipped up a couple more cherry/chocolate combo treats this past weekend. You can find the recipes for Chocolate Cherry Clusters and Cherry Chocolate […]