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Maple Fig Squares

Maple Fig Squares | My Edible JourneyThese squares excite me.

What?  I know, they don’t look exciting.  In fact, they look like a paler cousin of the date square.  And yeah, they are.  But they excite me because they’re full of possibility.  From the filling to the crust to the topping, they can be changed up in so many ways to make them completely different.

I was originally going to use a mix of dried figs and apricots in them, until I realized that my daughter had eaten the apricots.  But already I’m wondering about other fruits.  Like dried cherries!  Oh.my.gosh.  Can you imagine?  If you love cherries like I do, you’ll understand my excitement. Continue reading

Healthy Cocoa Oatmeal Cookies

Healthy Cocoa Oatmeal Cookies | My Edible Journey

I hesitate to put the label “healthy” on something like cookies

I mean, they still have sugar and fat and wheat flour in them.  But compared to conventional cookies, these are a good bit healthier.  They’re also still clearly a treat, and not a meal replacement or anything. Continue reading