Healthy(ish) Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

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About a year ago, one of my best friends gave me some advice that I still think about to this day. She was a new mom, just starting to work on losing the (barely there) baby weight, and I was a couple years into a…errrr…lackluster dating streak.

Diet Cupcake QuoteNoted. 

I like my boys like I like my desserts, super sweet, and worth every second together. 

But….there’s nothing wrong with a treat that’s decadent AND a little friendlier on the hips, right?
These cookies are rich with natural peanut butter and sweetened by dark chocolate chips, but they’re lacking butter and replace flour with old fashioned oats (great source of fiber). I mean…they’re at least worth a try…

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Peanut Butter Choc Chip Cookies 8Oh, did I mention that these cookies only call for 7 ingredients?  
I also added 1 tsp of vanilla and a little sea salt for sprinkling on top, but those aren’t deal breakers.

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No diet cupcakes (or cookies) in this kitchen!

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