Snacks

Apple Cider Recipe

Recipe: Skinny Hot Apple Cider

For the perfect warm drink, SkinnyMom served up this Skinny Hot Apple Cider recipe, which we are loving for many reasons! This recipe has only 98 calories per serving and combines apple juice, oranges, lemons, cinnamon and more to create the perfectly spiced warm drink. Cuddle up on the couch with a glass of cider and a good book tonight!   Pro tips: Having a Winter party? Multiply the recipe ...[Read More]

NYC – Spiced Nuts and Seed Mix

NYC – Spiced Nuts and Seed Mix

This nighttime optional snack makes a great creative dessert or finger food for a dinner party. You could even make batches with added gingerbread spice during the holidays to wrap up in a cute bow and add as a healthy treat to a gift!

NYC – Raspberry Frozen Yogurt Pop

NYC – Raspberry Frozen Yogurt Pop

These delicious pops are so refreshing and light! They’re a great afternoon snack after a long day at work to boost up your energy! I recommend making a big batch ahead of time and keeping theme in the freezer to always have on hand to satisfy a sweet tooth in a healthy way. They can last for about three weeks!

NYC – Antioxidant Trail Mix

NYC – Antioxidant Trail Mix

This homemade trail mix is much healither than those you can buy. Trail mix seems like a healthy option, but is often riddled with unhealthy nuts and other negative qualities. Making your trail mix at home verifies that it is fresh and healthy! This combination of nuts is rich in omega-3 and antioxidants!

NYC – Watermelon with Mint Leaves

NYC – Watermelon with Mint Leaves

This refreshing snack is a great hydrating boost in the morning! It is really easy to make, just cut up watermelon and place in a plastic bag with the mint leaves! The longer the mint and watermelon sit together, that more the falvors combine and the better it tastes! That makes this a great snack to make the night before or to take to work with you!

NYC – Greek Yogurt Avocado Smoothie

NYC – Greek Yogurt Avocado Smoothie

This is my favorite creative way to dress up greek yogurt -- turn it into a dessert smoothie! This smoothie is so refreshing and tasty, it is a great way to end the day. It can also be made quick and easy in a Magic Bullet or blender.

NYC – Berry Popscicle

NYC – Berry Popscicle

This is a creative and fun dessert to make with friends or for kids! It is a delicious and homemade version of a fruit popsicle and is so easy to make.

NYC – Homemade Applesauce with Blueberries

NYC – Homemade Applesauce with Blueberries

This recipe takes a little bit of time and work to make, but healthy homemade apple sauce is just too delicious to pass up! It is also great if you have small children to be able to feed them applesauce that you know is healthy and made with real ingredients.

NYC – Papaya Lime Sorbet

NYC – Papaya Lime Sorbet

This recipe is not a quick and easy one, and it has to be made the day before so it can sit overnight, but trust me, it is worth it! This homemade sorbet is absolutely amazing and refreshing, you will want to make this big batch in advance to always have! It is packed full of vitamins and only around 100 calories per serving! This recipe makes about 8 servings, 3/4 cup each.

NYC – Asian Cucumber Salad

NYC – Asian Cucumber Salad

This recipe is just my absolute favorite snack to always have around. The best part about it is that the longer you hold on to it in your fridge (within reason, of course) the better it tastes! It is a sweet, refreshing salad to munch on at any time.

NYC – Pomegranate “Jello”

NYC – Pomegranate “Jello”

Yes, there is a healthy alternative to Jell-o! This "jello" is made with agar instead of gellatin, so it is much better for you. Agar is a gelatin-like material made from marine algae. Don't worry, it tastes identical to regular Jello, just more natural and better for you! This homemade jello is great to serve at parties, especially during the summer, and to always have in the fridge. This recipe ...[Read More]