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Master Cookie Mix: 3 Flexible Variations

Flour, butter, and  water combine with sugar to make awesome cookies. The Master cookie mix makes it easy!

Flour, butter, and a sweetener combine with add-ons to make awesome cookies. The Master cookie mix makes it easy!

Our mother made cookies using a recipe similar to the  master mix we introduced in our last post. She would make a pouch and fill them with figs, or cut out trees and sprinkle them with small candies. Health-wise, these were not the best choice because she used shortening and lots of sugar.  The first recipe in our last post calls for butter and brown sugar to add flavor but does little to cut cost or calories in a meal plan. If you are like many of us, added calories may not be a big concern.  For others who are trying to limit fats and simple sugars, here are some practical solutions: Continue reading