College Care Package

Make healthy, easy-to-mail snacks that will keep your college kid alert and energized for classes and late-night studying. By: Amy Ahlberg

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Oatmeal, Chocolate Chip, and Pecan Cookies
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Oatmeal, Chocolate Chip, and Pecan Cookies

What would a care package be without homemade chocolate chip cookies? These are made heartier (and healthier) with fiber-rich oats, but all your child will notice is their crunchy, nutty, chocolatey goodness. Pack cookies tightly in a tin or into reusable plastic containers, and place a layer of wax paper between layers of cookies.

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