Looking for some healthier holiday dessert inspiration? We’ve rounded up 30 Healthy Holiday Desserts You Need to Try! They’re all so delicious! This post was originally shared in 2015, but has been updated since.
It’s heeeeere!!! As of today, Christmas is LESS than a month away. Say what?!
We’ve been spending this awesome time of year with our friends and family getting ready to celebrate on the 25th! (And 24th.. and probably for a week or so after that. Cause’ we’re Italian and that’s what we do.)
I’ve spent all of my free time in the past few weeks shopping. I’m still not done buying gifts but oh well. (Are you in the same situation? .. Because we have a guide for that.. just sayin’)
Christmas cookie baking has totally commenced, and I’m so excited about it. I have some super awesome blogging friends who just so happen to have created some of the best healthy holiday recipes I’ve ever seen! They were nice enough to let me share them here. Not only do these recipes look outstanding.. there’s something for everyone here. Got a cousin who’s gluten free? You’re covered. Aunt who’s vegan? No worries. Paleo brother-in-law? Rest assured. Obsessed with pumpkin, love peppermint, swear by gingerbread, go crazy for sugar cookies, or live for chocolate? WE’VE GOT EM’ ALL!
Protein Gingerbread Cookies – Wife is a Journey
Whole Wheat Snickerdoodles – Fit Mitten Kitchen
Paleo Pumpkin Snickerdoodles (Paleo, Vegan, Gluten Free) from us!
Pumpkin Gingerbread Cookies (Vegan)- Pancake Warriors
Chewy Gingerbread Cookies (Paleo, Vegan, Gluten Free) – Physical Kitchness
Fudge Dipped Almond Cookies (Vegan, Gluten Free, Paleo) – Fooduzzi
Healthy Gluten Free Gingersnaps (Gluten Free) – from us!
Healthy Chocolate Truffles (Paleo, Vegan, Gluten Free) – Our own recipe 🙂 Might be biased but they’re pretty darn amazing.
Healthy Ferrero Rocher Truffles – Food, Pleasure, Health
Peppermint Sugar Cookie Balls (Vegan, Paleo)- Balance with B
Raw Coconut Ginger Amaretto Bites (Vegan, Raw)- Healthy Helper
Gingerbread Protein Balls (Vegan)- Lean Green Bean Blog
Sugar Cookie Power Balls (Vegan, Gluten Free) – A Whisk & Two Wands
Cranberry Chocolate Energy Balls (Vegan, Paleo, Gluten Free)- The Blissful Balance
Gingerbread Quinoa Coffee Cake (Gluten Free, Vegan)- Strength & Sunshine
Whole Wheat Cranberry Orange Bread (Vegan) -Emile Eats
Greek Yogurt Cheesecake – This Runner’s Recipes
Nutty Apple Cake – Nutrition Starring You
Avocado Mint Cheesecake with a Brownie Bottom (Gluten Free)- Food, Faith, Fitness
Pecan Pie Tartlets ( Gluten Free, Dairy Free) – Suz Lyfe
Chocolate Pudding Pie (Vegan) – Emile Eats
Perfect Pumpkin Pie – Jill Conyers
Other delicious desserts:
Chocolate Gingerbread Cups (Paleo, Vegan) – Athletic Avocado
Healthy Cinnamon Rolls ( Vegan)- Live Fit Girls
Frosted Paleo Brownies (Paleo, Gluten Free) – Young & Rungry
Red Velvet Whoopie Pies – The Blissful Balance
Iced Gingerbread Bars (Vegan, Paleo) – Katalyst Health
Lentil Mint Fudge (Vegan)- Tasting Page
Coconut Ginger Biscuits (Vegan)- Chronicles of Passion
Ta-da! Now get to baking! You know you want to 🙂
Thanks to all my blogging friends who helped contribute to this post!
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