Healthy Dessert Recipes

These healthy dessert recipes taste decadent while being better for you! Enjoy these healthy dessert ideas that are gluten free, dairy free and yummy!

You can still enjoy dessert even if you’re trying to eat healthy. These healthy dessert recipes are delicious, and you can’t even tell that they’re better for you than traditional desserts.

From pumpkin bars, to chocolate truffles, breads and donuts - there is a way to satisfy your sweet tooth with all of these healthy dessert ideas:

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What is the healthiest dessert to eat?

The healthiest dessert you can eat is fresh fruit. We like to serve it with homemade whipped cream for a delicious treat!

What is the best dessert for weight loss? The best dessert for weight loss is something that is low calorie. Fruit with whipped cream or yogurt is likely going to be the lowest calorie dessert recipe. 

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Healthy Dessert Ingredients

Oat Flour: I think that oat flour is the best flour for baking healthy muffins. It mixes very well, gives you the fluffy bakery texture you know & love, and there is gluten free oat flour that is perfect for those with food allergies

Honey & Maple Syrup: I like to use honey and maple syrup in place of sugar when baking healthier treats

Spices: We use a lot of spices in our healthy baked goods to add flavor. Cinnamon, ground ginger and nutmeg are always in our pantry

Baking powder & baking soda: help your muffins and other baked goods puff up. 


The Best Healthy Cookie Recipes that are easy to make and delicious. These simple cookie recipes are clean eating and so yummy!

If you love cookies but you’re looking for a healthier option – we’ve got you covered! We love taking traditional cookie recipes and making up lighter versions.

Whether it’s Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies or Protein Cookies– we have lots of healthy cookie ideas for you!

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