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101 Easy Healthy Snack Recipes Round-Up

101 Bloggers Favorite Easy Healthy Snack Recipes

Oh my goodness you guys, I have been working on this healthy snack recipe round-up for a MONTH. It was definitely a labor of love. Ha ha! I really had no idea when I set out to round up 101 healthy snack recipes what an undertaking that was! I started out with my favorite healthy snack recipes. That made about 40. I asked my blogger friends for their favorites. That made about 75. So I asked more blogger friends for their favorite healthy snack recipes... It was quite the process. 101 is more than you think. Anyway, ramble ramble, it was a lot more work than I realized from the beginning, but I was determined to finish it!

Finally, here you are, my favorite healthy snack recipes along with my blogger friends favorite healthy snack recipes. 

Whether you're paleo, vegan, gluten-free, or just trying to eat lighter I've tried to round up a little something for everyone. I've separated it into categories to make it a little easier to peruse.



Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Muffins from Simple Swaps

Gluten-Free Blueberry Muffins from The Lean Green Bean

Peanut Butter Banana Oat Muffins from The Lean Green Bean

Cranberry Sweet Potato Muffins from The Lean Green Bean

Sweet Potato Banana Bites (gluten-free) from The Lean Green Bean

Skinny Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins from Oh My Goodness Chocolate Desserts

Healthy Chocolate Peanut Butter Muffins from Fit Foodie Finds

Whole Grain Double Chocolate Muffins from Nutritioulicious

Ricotta Berry Oatmeal Cups from Nutritioulicious

Healthy Carrot Cake Muffins from Mel's Kitchen Cafe

Strawberry Banana Baked Oatmeal Bites with Chocolate Chips (vegan) from Veggie Inspired

Healthy Honey Cinnamon Banana Bread Muffins from Running in a Skirt

Chocolate Tahini Muffins (paleo / gluten-free) from Katalyst Health

101 Healthy Snack Recipes - Chocolate Tahini Muffins

Paleo Zucchini Banana Muffins from Joy Food Sunshine

Lemon Blueberry Blender Muffins from Eat Yourself Skinny

Healthy Carrot Zucchini Mini Muffins from Cupcakes and Kale Chips

Blueberry Almond Muffins (paleo) from Living Well Kitchen

Blueberry Oatmeal Greek Yogurt Muffins from Frugal Momeh

Smoothies - Shakes

Blood Orange Banana Smoothie from The Pretty Bee

Cherry Almond Smoothie Bowl from The Lean Green Bean

Rainbow Fruit Smoothie from Sprinkle of Green

Almond Butter Grape Smoothie from Katalyst Health

Peanut Butter Cup Smoothie (vegan) from Veggie Inspired

Lemon Smoothie from Food Fanatic

Pineapple Coconut Smoothie from Dinner at the Zoo

Orange Creamsicle Smoothie from Recipe Runner

Berry Mud Power Smoothie Bowl from FitViews

101 Healthy Snacks - Frozen Green Tea, Vanilla, Melon Smoothie

Purple Monster Protein Smoothie from FitViews

Sweet Chocolate Mint Protein Shake from FitViews

Double Cherry Vanilla Protein Smoothie from FitViews

Apple Pie a la Mode Protein Smoothie from FitViews

Tropical Carrot Smoothie from The Chunky Chef

Paleo Summer Grapefruit Peach Raspberry Smoothie from Whitty Paleo

Strawberry Kefir Smoothie from Nutritioulicious

Chocolate Beet Smoothie (vegan, paleo) from Katalyst Health

Strawberry Limeade Smoothie from Mama Shire

Wild Blueberry, Blood Orange + Ginger Smoothie from The Grateful Grazer

101 Healthy Snack Recipes - Wild Blueberry, Blood Orange, Ginger Smoothie


Chocolate Cherry Coconut Bars from The Grateful Grazer

Chocolate Nut and Seed Energy Bars from The Grateful Grazer

Warm Chai Spice Bars from The Grateful Grazer

Warm Chai Spice Bars - 101 Healthy Snacks

Coconut Matcha Energy Bars from The Grateful Grazer

Super Cinnamon Raisin Banana Oat Bars from Go Dairy Free

Healthy Chocolate Hazelnut Energy Bars from Go Dairy Free

Toasted Cashew Coconut Bars from The Honour System

No Bake Apple Pie Protein Bars from The Big Man's World

Honey Nut Bars from Our Paleo Life

No Bake Almond Butter Granola Bars from Eat Yourself Skinny

Tahini Dark Chocolate Vegan Granola Bars from Veggie Inspired

Peanut Butter Breakfast Bars from Joy Food Sunshine

Homemade "Kind" Bars from Eat Yourself Skinny

101 Healthy Snack Recipes - Homemade "Kind" Bars

Snack Balls

Mint Energy Balls from Run to the Finish

Healthy Strawberry Shortcake Energy Bites from Desserts With Benefits

Healthy No-Bake Cookie Dough Bites from Fit Foodie Finds

Protein Brownie Bites from Lara Clevenger

Maca Mocha Energy Bites from A Wisk and Two Wands

Paleo Carrot Cake Energy Balls from Physical Kitchness

Cinnamon Vanilla Breakfast Protein Bites (no-bake, gluten-free) from Cotter Crunch

5 Ingredient No Bake Gluten Free Cake Bites - 101 Healthy Snacks

Cinnamon Roll Snack Bites from Healthy Swaps

Apple Pie Energy Bites from The Grateful Grazer

Lemon Turmeric Energy Balls from Natalie's Food and Health

Paleo Chocolate Brownie Energy Bites from Joy Food Sunshine

Vegan Fruit, Nut & Seed Energy Bites from Emily Kyle Nutrition

Chocolate Orange Bliss Ball Truffles from Sprinkle of Green

Banana Split Energy Balls from Destination Delish

Apple Pie Larabar Balls from Eating Bird Food

Anti-Inflammatory Turmeric Date Balls from Spinach for Breakfast

Turmeric Date Balls - 101 Healthy Snack Recipes

Everything else...

Easy Paleo Trail Mix from FitViews

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip from Living Well Kitchen

Cheesy Dairy-Free Quinoa Bites from Go Dairy Free

No Bake Power Cookies from Go Dairy Free

Easy Kale Chips from Cook Eat Paleo

Blistered Sesame Garlic Shishito Peppers from Spinach for Breakfast

Skinny Sweet Potato Nachos from Spinach for Breakfast

Chunky Monkey Popcorn from Running in a Skirt

101 Healthy Snacks - Chunky Monkey Popcorn

Healthier Coconut Brownies from My Crazy Good Life

Frozen Yogurt Fruit Bark from Courtney's Sweets

Healthy Baked Carrot Chips from A Spicy Perspective

Cinnamon Apple Chips from Carrie's Experimental Kitchen

Apple Slice "Cookies" from One Little Project

Apple Nachos with Peanut Butter and Chocolate from Trial and Eater

Homemade Baked Banana Chips from Diethood

Strawberry Granola Yogurt Bark from Six Sisters' Stuff

Frozen Blueberry Bites from Live Eat Learn

FroYo Berry Bites from Skinny Ms.

Strawberry Watermelon Popsicles from One Lovely Life

Happy Snacking!

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30 Easy Prep and Pack Whole30 Lunch Recipes

The Whole30Program is amazing. I highly recommend it. Every time I've done a Whole 30 I have felt AMAZING by the end. It's a very empowering experience. It is not however an easy one. Mostly because the food prep can take much more time if you're used to grab and go options. A little planning ahead and you can definitely make it through the 30 days.

When it comes to Whole30 lunches, 3 things worked best for me:

Quick and easy salads.Prepping food on Sunday.Cooking too much at dinner and eating leftovers for lunch the next day.
I thought I'd share 30 of the awesome Whole30 lunch recipes I've found from my favorite bloggers (and a few from me!). I've included all three options I listed above. Some quick and easy salads, some to prep an entire recipe on the weekend and then portion them for lunches that week, and some to be cooked for dinner and the leftovers packed for lunch the next day. Play around and see what works best for you.

This list of 30 Whole30 Lunch Reci…

KETO Cocktails: The Lemon Drop

I love a good glass of red wine now and then, I mean it's practically a health food, right? ;) But sometimes I just want a cocktail. I'm all for moderation and having a drink now and then, but I'm just not down with the calorie, carb, and sugar counts of some of my favorites. Seriously, have you ever looked them up? Eek. So, I've set to work at converting my favorite cocktail recipes to be more keto diet friendly!

The first cocktail recipe I'm tackling is the lemon drop. I used to love these, but haven't had one in years because of the sugar in them. In my early twenties I had a friend who used to make them for me all the time. We would have a shaker full of these, a good dinner, and a chick flick on a weeknight, it was kind of bliss. Her recipe called for so. much. SUGAR though! Looking back I think she may have used a wee bit more sugar than most, but they were really good.

I think my keto-ized recipe comes pretty dang close to those delicious memories! It'…

Keto Paleo Friendly Coffee Creamer Recipe

Going keto paleo has me missing one thing: the organic grass-fed half-and-half I'd been having in my coffee. Since going paleo over a year ago I've searched and searched and just never found anything else I love in my coffee. I'd just about given up on a keto paleo-friendly coffee creamer!

I was almost to resign myself to black coffee forever, but then I decided to resort again to trying to make my own. This version is simple and quite delicious. Not only is it keto paleo, but Whole30 and 21 Day Sugar Detox friendly as well.

Keto Paleo Cinnamon Vanilla Coffee Creamer
1 can Organic Canned Coconut Milk(the kind in the carton just won't do it)
1 teaspoon Cinnamon Vietnamese Organic
1 teaspoon Organic Pure Vanilla for 100% Whole30 compliant swap for vanilla powder
2 teaspoons raw local honey or Organic Maple Syrup (optional, leave out for KETO, Whole30, or 21DSD)

Blend all ingredients well in your blender. Store in the refrigerator (the cinnamon tends to set…

Easy Paleo Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Growing up the only encounter I had with sweet potatoes was at Thanksgiving dinner. I hesitate to even call them sweet potatoes though. They were more like sugar coated sugar, with a side of sugar. Seriously!
The recipe was to coat a baking dish in margarine, add diced sweet potatoes, top with more margarine and a healthy heaping of brown sugar. Bake. And then? At the end you top the whole thing with a bag of marshmallows and bake again.
Blech! Needless to say I was never fond of sweet potatoes.
When I first went paleo I decided to reacquaint myself with sweet potatoes. They’re a great paleo-friendly carb source. I must confess the thought made me shudder, but I persevered. I tried them simple. Baked. I was so shocked. They're so good!
Now, I love sweet potatoes. They’re a go-to side dish for family dinners. Not only are they delicious, but they’re good for us and easy to make. The funny thing about sweet potatoes is they taste amazing all on their own. When it comes to sweet potato r…

Jillian Michaels BodyShred Full Review

I have to say my two months of BodyShred flew by! It seems like I just started yesterday. Ah, time flies while you're having fun. Right? OK, in this full review post, I hope to give you a good overview of exactly what the BodyShred program is as well as my thoughts and opinions on the program. So, is Jillian Michaels BodyShred hype or help? Let's chat...

Jillian Michaels BODYSHRED is Jillian's latest total-package fitness program. This set includes:

What's in the box:BodyShred Fitness Guide
BodyShred Meal Plan
BodyShred Rotational Calendar
BodyShred "Let Them See You Sweat" Workout Towel
     8 - Shred Style Circuit Workouts
       1. Launch
       2. Rise
       3. Amplify
       4. Escalate
       5. Conquer
       6. Triumph 
       7. Zenith
       8. Apex
     2 - Straight Cardio Workouts
       1. Fire Up
       2. Ignite
    Plus, bonus workout Opus and a disc on the cast and teaching the moves. So, a total of 12 DVDs are included in this set.

The BodyShred Workouts

Paleo Smoky Grilled Pineapple Burgers

Since going Paleo my family has fallen even more in love with our grill. Paleo and grilling just work well together. The past couple of years I've even been stepping outside my grilling comfort zone more and more. Grilling things I'd never thought to have grilled before and trying new flavor combinations. I have to say I'm pretty thrilled with the results of most of my flavor experiments. 

In the past I'd never have thought to grill fruit, but it's amazing. Grilling fruit and adding it to traditionally savory dishes? Brilliant.

Oh yes, and? New rule: every burger recipe for the rest of forever must contain grilled pineapple. OK, maybe more of a guideline. It's a seriously delicious combination though.

This Smoky Grilled Pineapple Burger is always a crowd-pleaser at my house. It's not only Paleo, but Whole30, glutenfree, lower carb, and clean eating friendly. I promise you won't miss the bun! 

paleo, grilled pineapple burger, smoky grilled pineapple burger,…

Paleo Peppermint Mocha Coffee Creamer Recipe

It's just not the holidays for me without a Starbucks peppermint mocha (or white chocolate peppermint mocha, mmm). I generally splurge once or twice during the holiday season with the real thing. Since going keto paleo, however, I'm not sure if I will. Sometimes the sugar just isn't worth it!

Problem is I like them, miss them, and would really enjoy them all season long!
So..... I decided I wanted to tackle the peppermint mocha and come up with Paleo-friendly version. With this simple recipe, I can have a peppermint mocha anytime.

Not only is this recipe Paleo, but it's also Whole30, gluten-free, vegan, primal, and 100% junk-free. Paleo Peppermint Mocha RecipeIngredients:
1 can Organic Canned Coconut Milk(Regular, NOT light. Seriously, ew.)
1/3 cup Organic Cocoa Powder
2 to 3 Tablespoons Organic Grade B Maple Syrup (Optional, leave out for keto or Whole30.)
1/2 to 1 teaspoon Organic Peppermint Extract(Depending how pepperminty you like it. I do 1/2 teaspoon)
1 teaspoon Organic …

KETO Hot Cocoa Pancakes

OK, I know I've been on quite the low carb pancake tangent lately, but THESE! Seriously, these are yummtastic. Yummazing? Ya, they're really good. They just might be my favorite recipe I've ever done. Ever. OK, that might be my paleo apple crisp recipe, but that's not low, I wonder if I could tweak that low carb...

That would be brilliant!

You know, bloggers area always talking seo this and seo that (seo stands for search engine optimization if you're not a blogger) and I'm just over here yammering. I'm pretty sure when google's spider crawlers (anyone shiver at that word picture? eesh) get to FitViews they just think, "Yeesh, move along. Nothing to see here." Ha ha ha!

Anyway, pancakes. KETO Hot Cocoa Low Carb Pancakes no less. So good. 

As I've mentioned before I'm back to low carb (keto actually) and developing new recipes to make it easier to stick with. I find I just plain feel great when I eat ketogenic, and I definitely h…

Paleo Spaghetti and Meat Sauce

Have you ever blown up a spaghetti squash in the microwave? I have. Multiple times. I don't recommend it. It's quite the mess to clean up. And the noise? Will likely make you jump.
I kept seeing people say to just cook the whole spaghetti squash in the microwave. Don't bother cutting it, they said, it's so quick and easy, they raved. 
Ya, no. I blow it up.
So. You've been warned. If you do dare to put the thing whole in your microwave, at least make sure you have the camera set up...
Oh, and maybe poke a "vent" hole in it very carefully with a knife.
Paleo (Whole30) Spaghetti with Meat Sauce:

Ingredients1 spaghetti squash
2 lbs lean grass-fed ground beef
1 medium yellow onion, chopped
1 (14.5 oz) can organic fire-roasted diced tomatoes
1 (6 oz) can organic tomato paste
1/2 cup water
1 1/2 teaspoons Himalayan pink salt
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
2 teaspoons organic basil
2 teaspoons organic oregano
1 teaspoon onion powder
1/2 teaspoon organic granulated garlic


A Month of Whole30 Dinner Recipes Your Whole Family Will Love!

If you're doing a Whole30 chances are your whole family isn't doing it with you. In the past I've found that this can be a bit overwhelming when it comes to food prep. Making every meal completely separate is just a lot to do. One solution I have found is to make family-friendly Whole30 dinner recipes. That way, at least for one meal, I was just making one meal that everyone would eat. 

I thought I'd share some of the great Whole 30 dinner recipes I've found from my favorite bloggers (and my own recipes are in there too!). 30 Whole30 dinner recipes to be exact! This list should help you cruise through an entire month of Whole30 with great family friendly dinners.

One Month of Whole30 Dinner Recipes
Crock Pot Sweet Potato Chipotle Chili from Cotter Crunch
Ancho Beef Chili Stuffed Sweet Potato Skins from Cotter Crunch
Easy Paleo Tuna Green Chile Zoodle Casserole from Cotter Crunch
Whole30 Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas from Physical Kitchness
Burrito Bowl Stuffed Peppers from At…