Daily Archives: February 8, 2010

Super Charge Me! Cookies

I have seen these cookie creations floating around the blogosphere for the past few weeks and I made myself a little note to try them out myself. Apparently these cookies are not bad for you (in moderation) and since I have the biggest sweet tooth ever, I was very intrigued! I made some alterations to the recipe based on what I had in my pantry and what I wanted in my cookies.

How To Make MY Version:

In large bowl combine – 1 cup oats, 2/3 cup flour, pinch of salt, 1/2 tsp cinnamon, sift in 1 tsp baking powder, a handful of coconut, handful of semi-sweet chocolate, and some shredded almonds.

I am not the biggest fan of measuring. I tend to just eyeball it! In this instance, what’s the worst that could happen? Too much chocolate?! There is no such thing!

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So you put the dry mixture to the side and we will come back to it!

In a separate bowl, combine – 1/3 cup Whole Food (or another type of ground seed, I used Salba), 1/2 cup syrup – I used Kodiak’s Red Raspberry syrup to give a little fruit flavor. 

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Also to that mixture add 3 tbsp nut butter. I used Tierra Farm’s Maple Cashew Butter. This stuff is pretty much heaven on earth.

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Also to that mixture, add 1 1/2 tsp pure vanilla extract. I used the Singing Dog pure vanilla extract. And finally 2 tbsp organic canola oil

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Preheat the oven to 350* – Combine the wet mixture with the dry. Spoon the batter into balls on a cookie sheet and cook for 13 minutes. Let cool, serve and enjoy!

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These cookies turned out pretty yummy! Even fiancé liked them and that’s pretty much a win in my book. Getting a boy to eat healthy has proven to be pretty hard, but I welcome the challenge.

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Obviously I had to enjoy one right away!

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With a nice glass of milk! Shout out to Dreena for dreaming up such awesome cookies!

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Pure cookie perfection.  I love the oats and the peanut butter with the hint of chocolate. That’s my kind of cookie!

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What’s your favorite cookie?   

For all my Runner Readers, don’t forget to enter for your chance to win some awesome running socks! Giveaway ends Wednesday!

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Super Charge Me! Cookies

I have seen these cookie creations floating around the blogosphere for the past few weeks and I made myself a little note to try them out myself. Apparently these cookies are not bad for you (in moderation) and since I have the biggest sweet tooth ever, I was very intrigued! I made some alterations to the recipe based on what I had in my pantry and what I wanted in my cookies.

How To Make MY Version:

In large bowl combine – 1 cup oats, 2/3 cup flour, pinch of salt, 1/2 tsp cinnamon, sift in 1 tsp baking powder, a handful of coconut, handful of semi-sweet chocolate, and some shredded almonds.

I am not the biggest fan of measuring. I tend to just eyeball it! In this instance, what’s the worst that could happen? Too much chocolate?! There is no such thing!

wicked 238

So you put the dry mixture to the side and we will come back to it!

In a separate bowl, combine – 1/3 cup Whole Food (or another type of ground seed, I used Salba), 1/2 cup syrup – I used Kodiak’s Red Raspberry syrup to give a little fruit flavor. 

wicked 239wicked 240

Also to that mixture add 3 tbsp nut butter. I used Tierra Farm’s Maple Cashew Butter. This stuff is pretty much heaven on earth.

wicked 241

Also to that mixture, add 1 1/2 tsp pure vanilla extract. I used the Singing Dog pure vanilla extract. And finally 2 tbsp organic canola oil

wicked 242

Preheat the oven to 350* – Combine the wet mixture with the dry. Spoon the batter into balls on a cookie sheet and cook for 13 minutes. Let cool, serve and enjoy!

wicked 244

These cookies turned out pretty yummy! Even fiancé liked them and that’s pretty much a win in my book. Getting a boy to eat healthy has proven to be pretty hard, but I welcome the challenge.

wicked 245

Obviously I had to enjoy one right away!

wicked 253

With a nice glass of milk! Shout out to Dreena for dreaming up such awesome cookies!

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Pure cookie perfection.  I love the oats and the peanut butter with the hint of chocolate. That’s my kind of cookie!

wicked 252

What’s your favorite cookie?   

For all my Runner Readers, don’t forget to enter for your chance to win some awesome running socks! Giveaway ends Wednesday!

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Another Drymax Socks Giveaway

I think by now you know by  now my slight obsession with Drymax Socks. I have reviewed the maximum protection running rocks, the tennis socks and the hiking HD socks. They have all been fabulous. Today I will share with you my love for the Drymax hot weather running socks.

I know that its snowy in Philadelphia right now, but I wore these bad boys in the gym where it gets H-O-T! They socks work to keep the feet cool while running. These socks are thick and work to keep the feet try and blister free!

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I love that the inside of the socks say what kind they are! So cute!

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I love these socks! They fit me great and I’ve been able to log some good miles in them with no problem. I also enjoy the blue color.

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The fabulous people over at Drymax are offering up another pair of socks to giveaway to an And Her Little Dog Too reader. Check out the Drymax website and let me know what socks you would like to try.

Here’s how to enter:

1) Leave a comment here letting me know which sock you would like and why. Check out the Drymax Socks website.

2)Follow me/become a  subscriber and/or add And Her Little Dog Too to your Google reader!

3) Be my twitter friend/tweet about this giveaway! @HerLittleDogToo

4)Post about this giveaway on your blog

5) Add And Her Little Dog Too to your blog roll

6)If someone mentions they learned about this giveaway from you, you get  extra points, so spread the blog giveaway love!

Giveaway ends Wednesday! Good Luck!

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Another Drymax Socks Giveaway

I think by now you know by  now my slight obsession with Drymax Socks. I have reviewed the maximum protection running rocks, the tennis socks and the hiking HD socks. They have all been fabulous. Today I will share with you my love for the Drymax hot weather running socks.

I know that its snowy in Philadelphia right now, but I wore these bad boys in the gym where it gets H-O-T! They socks work to keep the feet cool while running. These socks are thick and work to keep the feet try and blister free!

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I love that the inside of the socks say what kind they are! So cute!

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I love these socks! They fit me great and I’ve been able to log some good miles in them with no problem. I also enjoy the blue color.

Snow 068

The fabulous people over at Drymax are offering up another pair of socks to giveaway to an And Her Little Dog Too reader. Check out the Drymax website and let me know what socks you would like to try.

Here’s how to enter:

1) Leave a comment here letting me know which sock you would like and why. Check out the Drymax Socks website.

2)Follow me/become a  subscriber and/or add And Her Little Dog Too to your Google reader!

3) Be my twitter friend/tweet about this giveaway! @HerLittleDogToo

4)Post about this giveaway on your blog

5) Add And Her Little Dog Too to your blog roll

6)If someone mentions they learned about this giveaway from you, you get  extra points, so spread the blog giveaway love!

Giveaway ends Wednesday! Good Luck!

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