Snacks

These healthy snacks are well-balanced options full of nutrients – perfect additions to your day between meals when following the Mediterranean diet.

Strawberry Oat Muffins

Strawberry Oat Muffins

These strawberry oat muffins are easy to make and are a simple low added sugar option for breakfast or a snack. Strawberries are a great source of Vitamin C, manganese, folate, and potassium. Berries contain high levels of antioxidants such as anthocyanins and...

Chia Seed Parfait

Chia Seed Parfait

Chia seeds are packed with fiber, protein and antioxidants. Almonds are full of healthy fats to keep you full until lunch. Chia Seed Parfait 1 cup vanilla-flavored unsweetened almond milk1 cup plain low-fat 2% Greek yogurt2 tbsp pure maple syrup (plus 4 tsp for...

Baked Cinnamon Apple Oatmeal Muffins

Baked Cinnamon Apple Oatmeal Muffins

These delicious baked cinnamon apple oatmeal muffins are easy to make and freeze well for later! They bring out all of the best flavors of fall, and can also be made at other times of the year when you want a new flavorful different breakfast or snack option. Baked...

Greek Yogurt Bark with Berries

Greek Yogurt Bark with Berries

This Greek Yogurt Bark with Berries makes for a light dessert that the whole family will love! It's made so simply with frozen full-fat Greek yogurt that has been lightly sweetened with maple syrup and mixed with fresh summer berries and mini chocolate chips. Keep it...

Coconut Mango Chia Seed Pudding

Coconut Mango Chia Seed Pudding

I love chia seed pudding. I feel like I am eating dessert for breakfast - and I even have this for a snack and dessert too!  Chia seeds are packed with fiber, heart-healthy omega 3 fatty acids, protein, antioxidants and minerals. In this recipe, the chia seeds are...

The Best Strawberry Bread

The Best Strawberry Bread

This bread is such a treat! We adapted a recipe from Ambitious Kitchen and lightened up by using olive oil instead of coconut oil or butter. We also used fresh strawberries to top the bread instead of a glaze. Use fresh, seasonal strawberries for the best taste. Enjoy...

Chocolate Hazelnut Energy Bites

Chocolate Hazelnut Energy Bites

These chocolate hazelnut energy bites are the perfect sweet treat or afternoon snack. Unlike most desserts, these bites contain protein and healthy fats (thanks to the almond butter and hazelnuts), which make these more satiating and filling. They are sweetened...

Butterscotch Rice Crispy Bars

Butterscotch Rice Crispy Bars

Dessert doesn't get much better than these Butterscotch Rice Crispy Bars! Make these for a special dessert and enjoy with your friends and family. When it comes to dessert, moderation is the name of the game. Completely cutting out sweets and desserts from your diet...

Homemade Trail Mix

Homemade Trail Mix

This is a satisfying and filling afternoon snack that will give you the energy needed to power through the rest of your day and avoid the dreaded afternoon crash! Nuts and seeds are a great snack option, providing filling protein and healthy fats. Dried fruits are a...