National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day – Hooray!
Today is a special day: National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day! Before you protest that your diet does not include chocolate chip cookies, take a look at the choice at The BariatricPal Store. You may be amazed at the chocolate chip goodness you can eat and still lose weight.
Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies
Bite into a soft-baked chocolate chip cookie, and you might feel like you are in heaven with the sweet taste of brown sugar and creamy richness of chocolate chips. The BariatricPal Chocolate Chip Cookie has 170 calories and 15 grams of protein, and you can enjoy extra chocolate icing with the Chocolate Chip Cookie with Drizzle with 165 calories and 14 grams of protein. Each choice has no more than 5 grams of sugar.
They are a satisfying dessert or snack. You can even have one for breakfast on its own or with some fruit or cheese. Now that is worth waking up for! Each box contains 7 individually wrapped cookies for easy portability.
Unbaked Delight: Cookie Dough!
If there is one thing more indulgent than chocolate chip cookies, it is chocolate chip cookie dough. Cover it with chocolate to take the indulgence a step further, and you will wonder why everyone isn’t on a diet! The BariatricPal Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Protein Bar has a chewy, satisfying chocolate chip cookie dough core covered with a rich chocolate coating. With 150 calories and 10 grams of protein, it has a great balance of carbs, protein, and fat to help you reduce hunger.
Use it as a pre-workout energizer or a post-workout recovery boost, or have it as a snack or dessert. Each box has 7 great-tasting protein bars.
A Decadent Variation
Take your chocolate chip cookie craving to the next level with biscotti for a more gourmet version of the classic treat. BariatricPal Chocolate Chip Biscotti are sure to fit into your diet because each one has only 15 calories, 1 gram of sugar, and 0 grams of fat. You decide how much to have to satisfy hunger and stay on track! Plus, they are made with real whole wheat flour to give you the goodness of grains.
Have them on their own, spread them with peanut butter or fat-free cream cheese, or dunk them in Protein Cocoa or Protein Cappuccino for a real treat in the afternoon or as a late-night snack. Each bag has 30 biscotti.
It’s easier than you may think to celebrate the indulgent food holidays and stick to your best health intentions. The BariatricPal Store makes it easier with low-carb, high-protein, great-tasting options. Try our chocolate chip cookie selections and while you are here, look around to see what other treats you can find!
- Abegail Fernandez