Are you like me and constantly opening the fridge during the day thinking something new is going to magically appear? Do you have the classic case of the “between-meal-munchies”? Do you get peckish while you’re at work or school? Don’t worry! You’re not the only one!
The solution is easy… Just keep snacking! The only thing is, you have to be careful about what you’re snacking on. This is a list of 54 healthy snack recipes that won’t make you feel guilty for eating between meals. Stop with the junk food and give your body something it really wants… Something nutritious and delicious!
54 Delicious Healthy Snack Recipes to Quiet Your Cravings
1. Matcha Energy Bars
These matcha energy bars look as healthy as they really are! That green just screams “good-for-you.” Matcha is a great way to get a natural energy boost and these bars make a great snack when you’re starting to get tired.
2. Naturally Sweetened Black Bean Brownies
These black bean brownies are so delicious no one will ever know that they are gluten-free, vegan, and flourless! They are naturally sweetened and will most definitely fulfill your brownie cravings.
3. Parmesan Zucchini Crisps
Got a craving for some cheesy nachos? Well, why not conquer your craving by exchanging the greasy chips for some fresh sliced zucchini! I’m always looking for good zucchini recipes since they grow so abundantly, and this one is delicious!
4. Healthy Baked Avocado Fries
Whoa! Two of my favorite foods mixed into one? French fries + avocados = Avocado fries! These look so delicious I might just have to whip some up after I finish writing this!
5. Homemade Baked Pita Chips
Crunchy and delicious, these pita chips are a wonderful and healthy alternative to your regular deep-fried snacks. They go great with a homemade hummus and are easy to put out on the table for guests.
6. Lemon Poppyseed Muffins
These delicious-looking lemon poppyseed muffins are gluten-free, low-sugar, and believe it or not, 100% dairy-free! They are filled with citrusy goodness and are perfect to munch on between breakfast and lunch.
7. Baked Broccoli Tots
Like mini tater tots but actually good for you! These cheesy tots are filled with nutritious broccoli to help you get more vegetables into your daily intake. Green, lean, and delicious!
8. Watermelon Pizza
Oh… My… Goodness! If this isn’t just the most mouth-watering picture I’ve ever seen, I don’t know what is! Just looking at this watermelon pizza makes you feel healthier. This is the best way to tackle your pizza cravings along with your sweet cravings all at the same time! I know what I’m having for dessert tonight!
9. Spinach and Feta Rolls
These are an awesome snack for watching sports, visiting with friends, or during your next tea party! The combination of spinach and feta is a savory taste that will fill you up and keep you coming back for more. Follow Popeye’s lead and eat your spinach to stay strong and healthy!
10. Roasted Pumpkin Seeds
Ranch, pizza, dill pickle, salt and pepper, cinnamon sugar, and sweet and spicey, are just some of the flavors you can add to your roasted pumpkin seeds. On the original post, you will find the recipes for all of these flavors. After a while of making these, you can start to get creative and come up with some new flavor ideas!
11. Plantain Chips Three Ways
Plantain chips are definitely a favorite in my household. They are a yummy snack that will kick all your salty cravings without the cost of your health! In this recipe you will make three different flavors of plantain chips; sea salt, cinnamon sugar, and Cajun.
12. Homemade Apple Chips
Another alternative to the regular greasy potato chip; the apple chip! These have a naturally sweet taste to them so there is no need to add sugar or other sweeteners. For some extra flavor, you can spice them with cinnamon or nutmeg.
13. Chia Avocado Fudgscicles
This image just looks WAY too appetizing! If this doesn’t fulfill your need for something sugary and sweet I don’t know what will. The best part? It’s actually good for you! Heart-healthy avocados, chia seeds, high antioxidant raw cocoa powder, and only a drop of honey to sweeten. There is no dairy, only coconut milk.
14. No Fail Sea Salt and Garlic Kale Chips
Kale is considered a super food for it is loaded with healthy nutrients. So, this is the perfect way to replace your chip or buttery popcorn desire while still enjoying a salty snack. These kale chips are easy to make and even easier to enjoy.
15. Pumpkin Whoopie Pies
The classic whoopie pie with a healthy twist… Love it! These amazing cookies are gluten-free and also dairy-free. These are super easy to make and super easy to clean up afterward. Who doesn’t love a good baking project without the messy aftermath? Give these delicious pumpkin whoopie pies a try today!
16. Strawberry Apple Fruit Leather
This delicious recipe only uses two ingredients; organic applesauce and organic strawberries! This is a great lunch snack for you or your kids and is a great way to get more fruit into your diet.
17. Healthy Trail Mix
Here’s the perfect on-the-go snack that is packed with protein and goodies. This trail mix is a great energy boost and will definitely tide over your hunger between meals. The added popcorn also makes it the perfect movie snack.
18. Chocolate Covered Frozen Bananas
Ok… Wow… Just WOW! These look incredible. Such a smart idea to substitute the typical ice cream in a popsicle to a healthy and nutritious banana! Use organic dark chocolate to sweeten it and then load it up with healthy toppings like strawberries, nuts, or peanut butter!
19. Super Seedy Power Cookies
Protein-packed supercookies are amazing to have readily available in your kitchen for when you’re feeling snack-ish. Throw these in your kid’s lunch bags, use them as a snack at the gym, or just enjoy the deliciousness of these healthy cookies as you’re watching TV.