I’m always on the look out for new snack recipes to take on the school pick up and these sesame cookies look amazing. I love the heart detail and will be trying these in lots of different shapes for the kids, and of course for me.

Sesame Cookies from Secret Squirrel Food

Makes 18 cookies.


  • 1 cup medjool dates
  • ¾ cup nuts of choice (almonds, cashews, walnuts, pecans)
  • ¼ cup roasted sesame seeds
  • 1 tbsp peanut butter
  • ½ tbsp water


Add all ingredients to a food processor and pulse until sticky when pressed between the fingers.

Scoop 1 tbsp of the cookie mixture and press into a cookie cutter or roll into balls.

Keep in an airtight container in the fridge and now you have delicious snacks for the week!!