The holidays are a fun-filled time of year for delicious heart-warming meals and family festivities. Along with Mom’s famous favorites, it’s not uncommon to find yourself grabbing handfuls of cookies, chocolates, or candies. Although you might only load yourself full of these irresistible extras for a couple months, it’s overindulging on such items that can throw your body into a tailspin that lasts the rest of the year. The good news is, with a little planning you can have fun and spare your waistline and health.
Whether attending holiday parties or other festivities, here are some seasonal sweets to savor.
Un-boo-lievable Halloween Sweets
Just say, “BOO” to excess amounts of sugar!
Banana Mummies, Magic Cookie Bars, Sweet Potato Bugs, Soul Cakes, Oranges and Date Whipped Cream, Spooky Spiderweb Eggs, Witch Fingers, Apple Jack-O-Lanterns, Apple Mummies, Apple Bites, Candy Corn Gummies, Pumpkin Bars, Chocolate-Dipped Apples, Tangerine Pumpkins and Banana Ghosts, Shrunken Heads in Cider
Thanksgiving Goodies to Gobble
You’ll be sure to give thanks for these healthier treats!
Apricot Acorns, Pumpkin Pudding, Pumpkin Pie, Pumpkin Pecan Bars, Nut Candy, Sweet & Spicy Pumpkin Seeds, Pumpkin Pucks, Cider Latte, Caramel Apples, Pumpkin Spiced Latte, Pumpkin Smoothie, Pumpkin Pancakes, Pumpkin Cranberry Muffins, Pumpkin Bread, Pumpkin Cookies with Vanilla Icing, Maple Pumpkin Custard, Pumpkin Souffle, Pumpkin Ice Cream
Holiday Parties & Family Festivities
Give the gift of a homemade sweet!
Almond Butter, Cherry Almond Balls, Dark Chocolate Brownies, Chocolate Mousse, Chocolate Covered Berries, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Vanilla Shortbread Cookies, Cacao Cashew Cookies, Marbled Fudge, Macadamia Bark, Spice Balls, Carob Treats, Sesame-Honey Candy, Homemade Bars, Date-Apple Bars, Gingerbread, Carrot-Walnut Bread, Sugar Cookies, Shortbread Cookies, Peppermint Chocolate Macaroons, Chocolate Truffles,