Traditional holiday recipes for gingerbread, thumbprint and sugar cookies, poppyseed cake, apricot nut bread, pumpkin and apple muffins have been modified to reduce fat content by Jean Zancanella and LeeAnne McConnell, clinical dietitians at University of Cottonwood Hospitals.

Recipes are available, free of charge, from the American Heart Association, Utah Affiliate, 645 East 400 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84102, 322-5601 or 1-800-523-7472.