10 Healthy Easter Recipes
fruit pizza that doesn’t involve heavy amounts of sugar, frosting and fruit glaze. If you keep this recipe simple and substitute Greek Yogurt for frosting, you can create a colorful Easter treat that goes great with brunch or dessert. If a rainbow of fresh fruit doesn’t get you in the Spring mood I don’t know what will.
to bring as an appetizer to Easter dinner with friends or family. The high amount of mayo in the traditional recipe makes Deviled eggs high in fat and cholesterol but this doesn’t mean you have to ditch this favorite. Subbing Greek Yogurt for mayo slashes the calories from fat and adds some protein and nutrients. Here’s a quick
and easy recipe from Tone and Tighten.
from a healthy option. This breakfast carrot cake is a perfect substitute dessert for your Easter celebration. Believe it or not it is completely vegan, gluten-free, sugar-free, and dairy-free. It’s packed with protein and healthy fats. It’s creator also likes it for breakfast! If you haven’t seen his recipes, The Big Man’s World blogger creates his own healthy sweets like this one.
with whipped coconut cream
easier to make. All you need is Yogurt of your choice, granola (optional) and some fresh berries. Combine those into a mold (here’san example of a silicon egg shaped mold) and stick with a lolly stick. After 2 hours in the freezer you have healthy but sweet popsicles for breakfast or dessert.
nests (gluten, dairy, and refined sugar free)
require no baking whatsoever. If it doesn’t sound great enough already this recipe only uses 8 ingredients and is completely gluten-free, dairy-free, refined-sugar-free and vegan. All you need is 15 minutes and 8 ingredients and you have 12-14 nests you can top with mini Easter eggs or eat as is. The full ingredient list and quick instructions can be found here thanks to Laura at JoyFoodSunshine.
easier to make. All you need is Yogurt of your choice, granola (optional) and some fresh berries. Combine those into a mold (here’s an example of a silicon egg shaped mold) and stick with a lolly stick. After 2 hours in the freezer you have healthy but sweet popsicles for breakfast or dessert.
Chocolate Covered Eggs
Man’s world that requires no baking. This Easter dessert is packed with fiber and protein and believe it or not, also fit for those following the vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, sugar-free and paleo lifestyles. To find the instructions for the cookie dough center and chocolate coating visit Arman’s healthy sweets blog.
option for cookie fans following healthy diets. These bunny-shaped cookies are fitting for Easter and are a healthy option to sugar cookies. They are Gluten-free, vegan and refined sugar-free. If you try this recipe and like it, you can make these cookies into just about any shape you’d like for any occasion or holiday. Find the full recipe here.