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3-Ingredient Kid-Friendly Biscuits: Sugarless Paro Cookies With Whole Wheat, Jaaggery

There's a lot that goes into baking healthy stuff, right? When you want to bake for kids, you have got to watch out the ingredients closely. What kind of fat is good for kids? What type of flour should be used? Do we need more fiber? Will this particular ingredient work in a kid-friendly recipe? Of course, you don't want to include anything that would go against the health of your tiny tot and turn the cookie unhealthy. Well, if you, too, are looking for a healthy cookie recipe for kids, your wishes have been granted here. My parents were returning to their home so I wanted to make healthy biscuits for everyone, especially my little 2-year-old niece Paro. So what next? Thus sprung upon the idea of these Paro cookies or teething biscuits.
paro cookies with whole wheat: kid-friendly cookies

I am sure this simple cookie recipe will work for your little one too, for it uses just 3 ingredients -

 1 cup = 235 ml =16 tbsp
Whole  wheat flour -2/3 cup
Ghee/malai/cream- 4 tbsp (malai is the cream that settles on top of boiled milk)
Jaggery powder-4 tbsp(more or less depending on your taste)
Cardamom powder for flavor (optional)

So this is the ingredient list - small, right?
On top of it, these ingredients are available in every home.
Most importantly, these kid-friendly cookies are done in a jiffy.
So what more do you want?
kid-friendly cookies: teething biscuits with whole wheat no raising agents
What better way to get your kid to eating cookies than this?
A healthy homemade teething biscuit that will help you develop a taste for homemade cookies in your tiny tot.
I am sure you won't mind your kidoo requesting for another batch of healthy homemade atta cookies, will you?

kid-friendly cookie recipe eggless sugarless:teething biscuits



So let's start with this simple cookie recipe.
We have already listed the ingredients on top.

A Little about Paro- my niece and her favorite Kid-Friendly recipes prepared for her by bhua:
Paro is not her real name. It is only how I have been calling her since her birth. She responds to this name.
My 2-year-old Paro loves everything bhua makes. She is deeply attached to both her bhuas. I have baked many cookies for her. Her most favorite ones were the nankhatais without baking powder/soda.
She also fell in love with multigrain bourbon biscuits made by her bhua.
The whole wheat coconut cookies were also a hit with her.
How can I forget the oats chocolate kulfi for kids or even homemade chocolate that I made for her?
I remember how Paro literally fought with her mom to get a taste of oats kulfi.

Here's how to make Eggless kid-friendly atta cookies at home

Take a bowl.
Add malai or ghee to it. I have used malai or cream.
Throw in dry jaggery powder. Make sure there are no grits of jaggery. If it does have, run the jaggery in a processor or grinder and powder it. This will ensure that jaggery does not ooze out from the cookies while baking.
Whisk jaggery and malai/ghee until the mix looks light and fluffy. Add cardamom powder.
Sift wheat flour in a separate bowl 3-4 times.
Stir whole wheat flour into the ghee-sugar mixture.
It should be a loose, sticky dough. If it looks tight or dry, add 1-2 tbsp of milk.
DO NOT KNEAD. The idea is to mix everything with a spoon or spatula and leave it covered for 20-30 minutes. 
Preheat the oven or convection to 170 degrees. I have airfried the kid-friendly cookies. Preheat the airfryer for 5 mins.
Roll out the dough like a thick chapati on a flat surface.Do not keep these cookies too thick or too thin.
Use a cookie cutter to cut shapes and bake the kid-friendly cookies for 12 mins or until the sides start to brown.
Allow the kid-friendly atta cookies to cool down before sharing these baked beauties with your tiny tot.
Do not forget to write to me about your kid's experience with these simple cookies for kids!

Comments

  1. The kid friendly cookies look stunning Ravneet and the three ingredient recipe sounds like a breeze..Paro is so lucky to have a bua like you :)

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    1. Awww...your words sound like music to my ears, Poonam dear. Thanks for being so kind to me.

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