We've all been there before: you come home from work feeling tired after a long day, and before you can realize what's happening you're digging through the cupboard for something sugary. It's only natural. Over the years we've stopped making healthy snacks for ourselves and started to rely on packaged snack food.
But making a healthy change doesn't have to be hard. With a little prep work you can make a week's worth of healthy snacks and stick to your routine.
It helps if you have some really delicious bites to look forward to, so try one of these 9 healthy snack recipes.
1. Sweet Potato Tots
If you own a healthy cookbook odds are your family is tired of sweet potato fries. Try this creative twist instead.
2. Frozen Yogurt Bark
Naturally sweetened with honey and dried fruit, this frozen treat is like a healthy chocolate bar.
3. Hummus Deviled Eggs
This snack is easy to throw together in a pinch or bring to a potluck. Sprinkling a little Cajun spice or Paprika on top adds a nice kick.
4. Oatmeal Bars
The store-bought version of these treats are actually full of sugar, so make them at home instead. This recipe also doesn't require any baking.
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