Dinner isn’t really complete unless you have a scoop of ice cream or a piece of cake. Or after a long day at work you just really want to sink your teeth into a decadent slice of chocolate cake and watch Friends in your PJs. BUT, your waistline and your new skinny jeans might have a different idea, and maybe, just maybe you’ve surpassed your daily caloric intake already. Desserts all don’t have to be your enemy, try out these healthier alternatives!
No-bake peanut butter chocolate bars
Peanut butter and chocolate might seem like an ironic combination for “healthy desserts” but trust us – the ingredients are completely healthy. These delectable bars consist of natural peanut butter and Greek yogurt perched on a chocolate-cookie crust. No baking is necessary as this pretty treat sets in the refrigerator. Get the recipe here.
Deliciously Rich Avocado Brownies
Hold up, avocados don’t just belong in guacamole or on toast- they’re high in fat content and make a healthier alternative to butter. It gives you a brownie that is just as rich, fudgy, and decadent as any other brownie.
Carrot Cake Cookies
Can’t decide between cookies or carrot cake? Why not both? And it’s healthy, it really can’t get better than this, can it?
Gluten Free Honey Orange Cupcakes
Do you have an extra Sunday to spare? Spend some extra time in your kitchen and in no time you’ll have a beautiful batch of gluten-free cupcakes ready to be scarfed down, these cupcakes are not only pretty to look at, but also delicious!
Greek Yogurt Fruit Tart
This one contains no refined sugar, flour or butter, and yet tastes incredibly good! Check out the recipe here.
Plum Smoothie Pops
Wow, these frosted plum smoothie pops are going to be a real hit among the kids and adults! They’re really easy to make too!
Alright alright, eating healthy is no easy task- it is so much easier to go out to your local bakery and pick up a slice of cake or buy a box of brownie mix at the grocers. It doesn’t have to be that hard! Gawin.ph has amazing bakers that can custom make desserts that will be sure to pacify your sweet tooth without having to stress your waistline out.
written by Sereena Low