5 Guilt-Free Easter Treats Your Whole Family Will Love

The Easter weekend is right around the corner, and we know all too well that these holidays are often accompanied by plenty of sweet treats and sugary concoctions. Trust us, we love all the Cadbury mini eggs and bunny-shaped Reese’s too, but eating all that candy never makes us feel good. So we wanted to share a few healthier takes on Easter treats to help you feel your best this Easter weekend.


5 Guilt-Free Easter Treats For The Whole Family

 

1. Oatmeal Peanut Butter Easter Eggs 

Instead of loading those plastic eggs with pre-packaged candies, pack them up with this festive take on a homemade granola mix for some egg-shaped snacks.

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Recipe and photo from Savvy Naturalista

What you’ll need:

  • 2 ½ cups rolled oats
  • 3 TBSP powdered peanut butter
  • ¼ cup maple syrup
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 5 TBSP almond milk
  • 1 TBSP peanut butter
  • ¼ cup mini chocolate chips (optional)
  • Sprinkles for decoration
  • Plastic eggs

Check out Savvy Naturalista to see how to make these! 

2. Sweet Potato Bunny Chips

This is a classic hack for getting your kids to eat their veggies: cut them into fun shapes! These bunny-shaped sweet potato chips are easy to make and a great way to add a vitamin-rich side to your Easter meals.

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Recipe and photo from SoleFire Wellness

What you’ll need:

  • 1-2 extra large sweet potatoes
  • 3 TBSP coconut oil
  • Sea salt, to taste
  • Bunny shaped cookie cutter

Check out SoleFire Wellness to see how to make these bunny chips!

 

3. Healthy Easter Egg Breakfast Popsicles

Don’t these just look good enough to eat? Well, that’s because they are! These yogurt-based breakfast pops are a great way to sneak in healthy fats and fresh fruit in on Easter morning.

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Recipe and photo by Eats Amazing

What you’ll need: 

  • 500g (2 cups) natural yogurt
  • 1/2 cup no-sugar-added granola
  • 1/2 cup blueberries
  • 1/2 cup raspberries
  • Egg-shaped silicone mold or muffin cups
  • Lollipop or cake pop sticks

Check out Eats Amazing to see how to make these!

 

4. Easter Fruit Kabobs

This smart and simple Easter-themed treat is another easy way to use bunny-shaped cookie cutters to create a colorful, delicious, and refreshing snack for everyone in the family.

What you’ll need:

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Recipe and photo by Mom Life Must Haves
  • Fresh fruit
  • Wood skewers
  • Easter-themed cookie cutters

Check out Mom Life Must Haves to see how to make these!

 

5. Easy Easter Bunny Pancakes

Not much is easier than 3-ingredient pancakes for breakfast – and this simple twist to make them Easter Bunny shaped will definitely put a smile on everyone’s faces.

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Recipe and photo credit on Delish.com

What you’ll need:

  • 2 over-ripe bananas
  • 3 large eggs
  • 3/4 cup self-rising flour
  • Shredded coconut
  • 1 small banana
  • Mini chocolate chips
  • Whipped cream (optional)
  • Maple syrup (optional)

Check out Delish.com to see how to make this!


 

Be sure to check out one of our favorite healthy breakfast recipes – perfect for Easter morning. Wishing you all a safe and happy holiday weekend!

Baby2Body

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