Recipe by kfwarden
"These cookies are great for breastfeeding mothers! They are moist and super yummy and they help boost and/or maintain milk supply. And yes, husbands can eat them too! I have to hide these from my hubby when I make them! The brewers' yeast, wheat germ, flax seed, and whole oats are why these cookies help with milk supply for lactating mothers. Don't skip those ingredients!"
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flax seed meal
1 1/2 teaspoons
pure vanilla extract
cream of tartar
2 1/2 cups
These cookies are amazing as far as cookies are concerned! Then add the fact that they help me feed my baby! I couldn't ask for more.
I've made it exactly as the recipe says and I liked them a lot. The next time I used coconut oil instead of butter (1:1), accidentally confused the sugar measurements, and used craisins instead. The coconut oil seems to keep the cookies moist longer and the taste doesn't seem to be affected. It seems to be a recipe that is easy to play with, which I love! :)
These were okay. The first bite was good, but the aftertaste was kind of bitter. It may be because I know what brewer's yeast taste like on it's own (gross) but I think I'll have to jazz these up quite a bit in order to like them. My husband thought they were pretty good though (although he noticed the aftertaste too.)
Made these and they are seriously very very good. I made them for lactation assistance and thought to hide them but my husband found them and ate most of them. They are now my favorite oatmeal cookie recipe in general (and I have quite a few around). Left out the wheat germ and brewers yeast because I didn't have time to go find some and the grocer didn't have any. Did not have to modify the recipe to accommodate for this.
Really good. I used high quality de-bittered brewer's yeast and followed the recipe as listed, but added a few more chocolate chips (the bag was just over 1 cup of chips). The cookies tasted like non-healthy cookies and it will be hard to limit myself to just 1 or 2 a day!
edit-This time I added 1 tsp Cinnamon and that really kicked up the flavor. Yum.
These are surprisingly good! Hubby liked them too. Great to boost milk supply! :)
Great for milk production. My husband loves them too! I have sent these in a couple goody bags for a few of my breastfeeding mommy friends and they also love them!
Great for milk production. My husband loves them too! Made them once before as is--added coconut flakes to sweeten it up a bit more. Trying with raisins and craisins today... :)
I made a batch but mine were really wet, is there anything I can do to make them less wet so they dont become too thin and burn?
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Serving Size: 1/36 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 36
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 68
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