Author: Sorting Last Post on Top ↓ Message:
6/28/12 9:08 P

Community Team Member

My SparkPage
Send Private Message
I agree. Taking the butter out would make it chewier as would substituting splenda for sugar.

I have not tried making healthy cookies.

Edited by: MORTICIAADDAMS at: 6/28/2012 (21:09)
-American consumers have no problem with carcinogens, but they will not purchase any product, including floor wax, that has fat in it. - Dave Barry
-My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four; unless there are three other people. - Orson Welles
-The food here is terrible, and the portions are too small. - Woody Allen

Co-Leader "Smart Carbing"
Leader "Low Carb For Dummies"
Co-Leader "South Beach Diet"
Leader "Low Carb Recipes Plus More"

363,533 SparkPoints
-LINDA_S's Photo -LINDA_S Posts: 4,263
6/28/12 6:17 P

My SparkPage
Send Private Message
I like the good fats like butter! It's the flour and sugar that are my enemies. I suspect that the lack of such a fat is why your cookies are chewy. Let us know if you make adjustments and they help. I doubt cream of tartar would help unless you were beating the egg whites separately. You'd probably have better luck with those ingredients with muffins. I used to sub some applesauce for part of the oil and eggs. Always used whole eggs, though. Good luck!


"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." Margaret Mead

 Pounds lost: 4.0 
6/28/12 4:29 P

My SparkPage
Send Private Message
trying to make some cookies but healthy. So, i used egg whites , applesauce instead of butter,
splenda instead of sugar

and they are sort CHEWIE. Not soft like they should be.

Does anyone know if cream of tarter would help make a cookie more Natural ?

If not what do you bake cookies with ?

Been out state on vacation so i am home and NO place like Home.


"When we die, people will ask what did we leave behind? angels will ask , what did we send on ahead."

Quotes i read and love .

"People will not recall what you wore or what you did for living when you die...they will recall how you TREATED them"

leave a good memory you may get only one chance.
Page: 1 of (1)  

Report Innappropriate Post

Other Smart Carbing General Team Discussion Forum Posts

Topics: Last Post:
Bentonite clay capsules 7/12/2014 4:13:42 PM
2 Day Low Carb Diet 12/1/2014 8:22:19 PM
Low Carb Breakfast Ideas Please : ) 11/5/2014 9:57:42 AM
~ Book Recommen dation.. FREE ONLINE BOOK ~ 10/20/2014 3:44:07 PM
Low-Carb Better for Heart Disease Risk 9/8/2014 10:06:05 PM

Thread URL:

Review our Community Guidelines

x Lose 10 Pounds by November 21! Sign up with Email Sign up with Facebook
By clicking one of the above buttons, you're indicating that you have read and agree to SparkPeople's Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy and that you're at least 18 years of age.