This list of 20+ Healthy Christmas Treats, cookies, and bars, will leave you feeling festive without the guilt!
With the holiday season quickly approaching – I have all the sweet treats on my mind! If you are anything like me then you are looking for some delicious, healthy, and wholesome recipes that you can enjoy and serve to your family and friends.
If is possible to enjoy your favorite Christmas treats in a healthy way and not to let Christmas derail you from your health and wellness goals. I can’t wait to hear what recipes you try!
These scrumptious “chickpea” cookies magically replace most of the butter in “typical” cookie recipes with a clever chickpea puree to slash the fat while adding loads of nutritious protein and fiber! They’re chewy and satisfying (just like a “normal” cookie), but so much healthier!
Gluten-free and Vegan Snickerdoodles use bananas, oat flour, apple sauce, and other simple ingredients to keep this snickerdoodle recipe healthy without losing flavor. Enjoy these healthy snickerdoodle cookies with your afternoon coffee or a late-night treat!
These adorable and easy Healthy Chocolate Macaroons are such a favorite in our house, and yet they are gluten-free, dairy-free, grain-free, egg-free, refined sugar free, and nut free! A safe and delicious recipe for all!
hese adorable Grinch fruit kabobs are a fun and healthy holiday snack to make with your kids! Turn green grapes, banana slices, strawberries and mini marshmallows into a festive snack to enjoy while cozying up on the couch to watch How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
Ginger and maple pair beautifully together in this easy recipe for Maple Gingerbread Men. This version also includes both fresh ginger and powdered ginger which amplifies the pronounced aromatic flavor of these cookies.
These Vegan Coconut & Rum Snowballs are the easiest, no-bake Christmas treats! They are clean eating, so you don’t have to feel guilty after eating all of them. Made with coconut and oat flour so they’re gluten-free, too!
Festive vegan Christmas tree slice and bake cookies that are completely grain free, dairy free, and gluten free! Sweet and “buttery,” these slice and bake cookies are a fun holiday baking activity for kids and adults alike!
The warmth of a cup of hot chocolate. The zing of a little peppermint. All in a cookie. That PS is gluten-free and vegan. This Peppermint Hot Chocolate cookie recipe puts it together with all of the flavor, but none of the sugar crash. Eat it. Dunk it. Take it to a cookie exchange. Leave it out for Santa. Just don’t call it ordinary.
My Great Aunt Dot's Buckeyes were always a special treat, but not with dietary restrictions. I found a way to make her Buckeyes… that are… wait for it… gluten-free, dairy-free, sugar-free, and peanut-free. And they still taste surprisingly the same!