8 Holiday Cookies That Are Healthier Than You Think

Temperatures are dropping quickly, and that can only mean one thing: the holidays are coming! Get your kitchen ready for them with these light cookie recipes. Between parties, gift exchanges and just keeping your family satisfied, they will absolutely come in handy.

They utilize a lot of mixed nuts which are a terrific source of protein for all ages. Just be prepared to glam them up in the holiday spirit with plenty of frosting, sprinkles and imagination! And without the flair, these cookies can be enjoyed all year round.