7 All-Time Best Easy, Healthy Dessert Recipes

Very Best Healthy Recipes Series: Part 11 ~ Easy, healthy dessert recipes? Can dessert even be both healthy and quick?? Absolutely! These desserts are all easy, healthy … and already super-popular! Some of the best of the best anywhere on the Internet! We polled fellow food bloggers, looking for their very most popular healthy recipes … Continue reading

No-Bake Gingerbread Date Balls

~ Gingerbread Date Balls are easy little no-bake treats that take just minutes to make … and will disappear even faster! Filled with yummy, holiday gingerbread flavor, they’re indulgent enough to nibble for dessert or add to festive cookie trays, yet nutritious enough for snacking, too! No guilt in these little indulgences! Bonus: … Continue reading

Banana Split Grilled Dessert Nachos

~These Banana Split Dessert Nachos capture all the beloved flavors of a classic banana split … in a super-fun grilled dessert! Crispy, sweetened “nacho chips,” caramelized fruit, and a delicious strawberry sauce. Even better with a little scoop of ice cream! Quick, easy, decadent … and surprisingly nutritious, too! ~ This … Continue reading

Frozen Grapes on a Stick (Easiest-Ever Grape Popsicles)

~ Frozen grapes are deliciously transformed into perfectly simple, amazingly refreshing popsicles. So easy to make! These frozen grape pops are absolutely the post-workout snack I crave – daydream about! – all summer long! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less (Plus Freezing)  •  Freezable  •  Make Ahead … Continue reading

Chocolate-Strawberry Muffin Ice Cream Sandwiches

~ Take deliciously healthy breakfast muffins … add a little ice cream … and you’ve got an easy, decadent dessert! Muffin ice cream sandwiches! Bursting with fresh strawberries and double chocolate, they’re sweet, satisfying and summery! Yep – bake just one batch of muffins, and you’ve got two recipes in one … … Continue reading

Pumpkin Pie Spiced Candied Pecans

~ These Pumpkin Pie Spiced Candied Pecans come together in a snap and are delicious and healthy! Perfect for a quick snack, as an appetizer, and also a thoughtful gift! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less  •  Make Ahead  •  Vegan (and Vegetarian)  •  Gluten Free  • You … Continue reading

20 Easy-to-Pack, Healthy Desserts for Kids’ Lunches

~ The perfect end to our series on healthy school lunches! Filled with much more than just empty calories,  these deliciously nutritious treats are a terrific way to finish off your kids’ lunch boxes! Be careful, though … these healthy desserts are so tempting, and so sweet-tooth satisfying, your family may gobble them up … Continue reading

No-Bake Blueberry-Almond Oatmeal Bars with White Chocolate

~ These addictively delicious no-bake oatmeal bars feature crunchy almonds, sweet-tart blueberries and creamy white chocolate. All wrapped up in a nutrient-rich little package that’s super quick and easy to make! They’re satisfyingly decadent enough for dessert, yet nutritious enough for a snack! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or … Continue reading

“Instant” Peanut Butter-Banana Ice Cream (Just 5 Minutes and 5 Ingredients!)

~ This crazy-delicious, luxuriously creamy Peanut Butter-Banana Ice Cream has everything going for it! It’s no-churn and ready in just 5 minutes (tops!). Plus, it’s full of nutritious ingredients and absolutely guilt free! Yet it’s a treat your family will beg you to make – again and again! It’s an all-around … Continue reading

4-Ingredient Fat Free Chocolate Pops (Easy Homemade Fudgesicles)

~ Only four simple, pantry-staple ingredients to make these all-natural, no-fat chocolate ice pops! These decadently rich and creamy homemade fudgesicles will keep you cool all summer long! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less (Plus Freezing)  •  Freezable  •  Make Ahead  •  Vegetarian  •  Gluten Free  • … Continue reading

Waffle Sundae Bar (for Brunch, Dessert or “Brinner”!)

~ This fun waffle sundae bar is a dessert idea you can feel good about serving! But it’s also a fantastic sleepover breakfast idea, the perfect solution for a make-your-own holiday brunch bar, and (surprise!) a kid-favorite brinner (breakfast-for-dinner!) option. So easy, and great for using up whatever’s in the fridge! ~ Hurry, … Continue reading

Classic Strawberry Banana Smoothie

~ This incredibly simple Strawberry Banana Smoothie recipe is the perfect way to welcome summer! Cool and refreshing, the flavor combination is a true classic! Featuring ingredients you’re sure to have on hand, you can whip one up just about anytime! It’ll definitely become a new favorite! ~ I’m a sad, sad momma today. … Continue reading

3-Ingredient Chocolate Lava Dip

~ This Chocolate Lava Dip is phenomenal warm, or can be set out at room temperature, so it’s an easy recipe to take to any type of gathering! The perfect, decadent dip for all your summer picnics! But it’s also a sure-to-impress fondue for dinner parties and a luxuriously indulgent dessert for … Continue reading

4-Ingredient (No Butter!) Chocolate Fudge with Coconut

~ Our incredibly simple, 4-ingredient fudge takes just 5 minutes to prep! This melt-in-your-mouth, creamy fudge also has no butter, and you don’t have to dump in loads of extra sugar or sweetened condensed milk (like with so many traditional recipes)! Deeply, darkly chocolaty with just an alluring little hint of … Continue reading

3-Ingredient “Chocolate-Covered Strawberry” Frozen Greek Yogurt Bites

~ Perfect for snacks or even as healthy desserts, these easy Frozen Greek Yogurt Bites can be made with or without molds … and in shapes appropriate for any holiday or theme! Your family will love the chocolate-covered strawberry flavor, and you’ll love how quick they are to make! ~ … Continue reading

Chocolate-Covered Peanut Butter Balls (“Buckeyes”)

~ These no-bake “buckeye” cookies will be the stand-out favorite on your Christmas cookie platter this year! Totally simple and more healthy than most cookies, this recipe for chocolate-covered peanut butter balls will be the go-to for all of your holiday parties! ~ I’m not from Ohio. Originally. But I’ve … Continue reading

31 Healthier Cookie Recipes (Christmas Cookies That Aren’t Just For Christmas!)

Oh friends … the time has finally come! It’s the ultimate cookie baking time!! (Could it be the most wonderful time of the year?! YES! It is! It is!) The house always smells SO good when Christmas baking is in full swing! So warm and cozy … and so … delicious! … Continue reading

17 Spook-tacular, Healthy Halloween Treats, Snacks and Beverages

Halloween is a notoriously UN-healthy holiday. Overflowing treat bags brimming with chocolate bars, suckers and gummy candy … But it doesn’t have to be that way! There are plenty of fiendishly fun foods that are actually healthy, too! We’ve got oodles of great recipes for you from some of our favorite, really creative … Continue reading