This recipe is free of: grains, processed sugar, gluten, dairy and trans-fats….but you would NEVER know it. So yummy and fun to make with your kids!

Serves: 12

INGREDIENTS
11⁄2 cups almond flour
2 Tablespoons coconut oil, softened
1⁄4 cup pure maple syrup
1 Tablespoon blackstrap molasses
2 teaspoons ground ginger
1⁄8 teaspoon fine sea salt
1⁄4 teaspoon baking soda

INSTRUCTIONS
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Combine all of the ingredients in a medium bowl, and mix until a thick batter is formed. Drop the batter by rounded table-spoons onto a baking sheet lined with a waxpaper, or parchment paper.Bake for 8-10 minutes, until firm around the edges, but still soft in the center. Gently press down on each cookie with a fork for a pretty design.Allow cookies to cool on the pan for 10 minutes before transferring to a wire rack where they will cool completely before serving.

*While I prefer my ginger cookies soft and chewy, if you’d like them crispy, simply increase the baking time and press them into flatter shapes before baking.

About the Author

Jenny Carr
Jenny is a well-known authority on inflammation and its effect on the body. She is fiercely committed to improving the lives of the youngest generation through clean eating as she and her son have experienced the power food has on the body, both in gaining and destroying health. Combining a mixture of fast and easy cooking tips, delicious recipes and anti-inflammatory foods, Jenny works with families to make clean eating a reality. A writer, speaker and mother of two, she is on a mission to support happy and healthy families on anti-inflammatory meal at a time. www.thecleaneatingkid.com.

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