Saturday is National Cookie Day, so that’s one valid reason to break from your diet to delight in this sweet treat.

Screenshot from Haute Sweets site.

Here’s a fun fact: the word cookie originated from a Dutch word. In that language, the word is koekje, which translates to little cake.

Here’s a list of yummy bakeries in the Lane Highlands area to fill all your cookie needs.

Full Circle Bakery

Collin Yarborough started Full Circle out of his home on Valentine’s Day in 2012. The bakery sources their ingredients from Texas suppliers and businesses. Their cookie flavors include peanut butter, chocolate chip pecan, chocolate chocolate chip and snickerdoodle, just to name a few.

Unrefined Bakery

A mother-daughter duo runs the allergen-free Unrefined Bakery. Their cookies include vegan, paleo and classic options.

Haute Sweets

From French macarons to chocolate cream pie cookies, Haute Sweets has no shortage of cookie choices. They even have a paleo banana chocolate chip cookie on the menu.

Crumbl Cookies

Their menu rotates weekly. This weeks features are buttermilk pancake, snickerdoodle, red velvet white chip, hot chocolate, milk chocolate chip and classic sugar.

Great American Cookies

Find cookies by the slice, cookie sandwiches and the classics at this cookie and cake shop in Lakeridge Village.