Have you ever heard the saying “The way to a man’s heart is through his stomach”? Our wonderful Grandpa used to say this all the time and it’s easy to see how much truth there is in this statement. What better way to show that you care than by sharing some healthy treats with the men in your life? Husband, father, grandfather, father-in-law, they will all adore these healthy and tasty treats!
All of these recipes are completely guilt free! None of them have any artificial ingredients, preservatives, colors or additives. Most are actually very healthy and nutritious! Remember to keep as many of the ingredients organic as you can for optimum benefits! We are sure dad is going to love them! 🙂
Clean Eating Chocolate Pie Squares
This delightful pie is packed with health promoting ingredients like raw cacao, raw honey, maple syrup and whole wheat flour. Plus it’s amazingly delicious!
Easy Peasy Mint Dole Whip
Made with yogurt, fresh pineapple and mint this homemade frozen yogurt is a divine dish full of nutrients and wonderful flavor!
Guilt Free Peanut Butter Cookies
Maple syrup, coconut oil, honey and whole wheat flour are just some of the nutrient packed ingredients in these tasty cookies. A guilt free treat at it’s finest!
Sourdough has amazing benefits like being easier on the glycemic index and aiding digestion. It may sound different to add it to desserts but the truth is you can’t even taste it! The flavor is fantastic and they stay nice and moist.
World’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookies
Now here is one dessert that we couldn’t help but include! We can’t actually say that they are good for you but they are completely free of anything bad for you. In moderation there is nothing quite like a divinely delicious, guilt free Chocolate Chip Cookie!
Clean Eating Banana Cream Pie
Another wonderful recipe full of health promoting ingredients! Healthy fats from the cream, milk and butter, honey, and bananas to name just a few. This pie is so guilt free that we may or may not have had it for breakfast a few times! Shhhh don’t tell 😉
Healthy Chocolate Zucchini Bread
Not only is a vegetable the star of this tasty treat but it also contains honey and maple syrup which are easier on the glycemic index among other benefits. Add that to whole wheat flour, coconut oil (which is a super food) butter (which is a healthy fat) and chopped nuts and you have a very nutritious treat!
Mint Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwiches
Mint is a lovely herb that is jam packed with health benefits. Mint aids digestion, has been shown to stop the growth of certain tumors and can help with alertness and cognitive function. Add that to honey, whole wheat and fresh eggs and you have the perfect summer treat.
Raspberry Peach Crisp with Homemade Ice Cream
Homemade ice cream is amazingly delicious and much, much better for you than the store bought kind. This recipe has no sugar (just maple syrup and honey) and is packed with healthy fats from the organic cream and milk. The crisp is full of delicious fruit, whole wheat, oats and nuts. So much fiber, nutrition and wonderful flavor!
Strawberries are full of antioxidants, help protect against heart disease, aid digestion and can help prevent cancer! Put them atop this fantastically light cake made of coconut oil, maple syrup, honey and eggs (among other things) and dad will be in a delicious, healthy Heaven!
Tuh duh! 10 completely guilt free treats just perfect to give to the ones you love.
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