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8 Sweet and Simple Treats to Bake With Your Kids

These delicious desserts are as fun to make as they are to eat.

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The days are cold and short but there are still plenty of ways to enjoy the season. One comforting and delicious idea: Baking!

We’ve rounded up some tasty dessert recipes created by Catherine McCord, a recipe developer, mom, and the owner of One Potato—an organic family-friendly meal kit delivery service—for inspiration. So grab an apron, pre-heat the oven, and get ready for your tastebuds to do a little happy dance.

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Chocolate Graham Crackers

Use your favorite cookie cutter to create uniquely-shaped homemade graham crackers.

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Homemade Fig Bars

A healthier, tastier version of a sweet staple.

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Cinnamon Mexican Wedding Cookies

Make these powdered sugar covered “snowball” cookies on the next snowy day.

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Banana Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Believe it or not, this recipe doesn’t call for any sugar or butter!

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

Get into the Valentine’s Day spirit by making this heart-shaped cookie cake.

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Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Serve this rich and chocolatey bread for an extra-special breakfast treat.

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Spinach Cake Muffins

There’s no strong spinach flavor in these bright green muffins, making it easy to sneak in some veggies!

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Dried Cherry Scones

The sweet and salty flavor packed inside these scones makes them slightly addictive.

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