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No Bake Vegan Thin Mint Cookies

How to make Homemade Vegan Thin Mint Cookies ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

My No Bake Vegan Thin Mint Cookies are hopelessly addictive, just like the ones you buy from your favorite Girl Scout ~ but my copy cat recipe is shockingly easy to make ~ hold on to your hats, these babies come together fast! Thin Mints are one of the world’s great cookies and everybody should be able to enjoy a homemade thin mint cookie no matter what your diet. No Bake Vegan Thin Mint Cookies are just the latest in…

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25 MORE Fabulous Flourless Cookies

Sarah Bernhardt Cookie recipe

25 MORE Fabulous Flourless Cookies ~ whether you’re eating gluten free, cutting carbs, trying to eat healthier, or just looking for some damn delicious cookies, you’ll want to taste-test every last recipe on this list! Let’s hear it for flourless cookies!  These are the best things to come along since sliced bread…and they taste a whole lot better, too :)  Today I’m piggy-backing on last year’s yummy round-up of 25 Fabulous Flourless Cookies, and I think this collection is even…

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Flourless Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies

Flourless Pecan Choclate Chip Cookies

These Flourless Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies are gluten free, dairy free, and absolutely amazing.   I replaced the flour and butter of a traditional cookie with creamy pecan butter, and you won’t believe the results! Once I discovered the rich flavor and perfect texture of these nut butter based flourless cookies, I’ve never looked back.  They beat regular cookies on so many levels ~ not only is the flavor richer, thanks to the nut butter, but they are moist and…

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Scandinavian Almond Bars

Scandinavian Almond Bars ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Scandinavian Almond Bars are soft, chewy shortbread bars jam packed with almond flavor ~ they freeze beautifully, and make fabulous holiday gifts…but don’t give them all away, save a few for yourself, you deserve it! These bars are from my friend Mary, from Barefeet in the Kitchen ~ she’s made them for years, and every time she shares them on social media I start to lust after them.  She says they’re one of her most requested recipes, and I can…

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30 BEST Freezable Cookies

chewy ginger cookies

Ready…Set…Preheat!  Here are the 30 BEST Freezable Cookies to get you set for the holidays in advance, yoohoo!  These cookies are freezable, packable, giftable, and most importantly ~ IRRESISTIBLE!…

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Soft Batch Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Soft Batch Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are the BEST cookies ever! * theviewfromgreatisland.com

Soft Batch Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are the ultimate back to school treat, whether you pack them in a lunch, use them as a homework bribe, or just indulge in some ‘me time’ after the bus has pulled away. Oatmeal takes a good chocolate chip cookie and makes it a great chocolate chip cookie, it adds one more level of flavor and texture that makes them that much more satisfying.   These have a slightly crisp outside and a soft chewy…

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Double Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

Double Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie recipe | theviewfromgreatisland.com

Double Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie…if those words don’t send a little shiver down your spine then you might not be firing on all cylinders…just saying. A warm double chocolate chip cookie falls into a category of desserts that I just cannot resist, so basically I don’t make them very often.  One of the first things I ever learned to bake was the classic Tollhouse chocolate chip pie, and I’ve had a weakness for giant cookies ever since.  I had to…

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