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12 Healthy Desserts With All Of The Sweetness And None Of The Guilt

It’s nearly the end of January, and if those resolutions to be more healthy in 2016 are still going strong, then you’re probably all about the idea of finding desserts that taste delicious, but won’t cause you to ruin your healthy eating habits.

And if that’s the case, you’re in luck because here’s 12 recipes for desserts that are plenty tasty enough to satisfy your sweet tooth. The best part is, you won’t feel guilty after indulging in these treats, because, they are healthy, after all.

An after-dinner delight that you’ll actually enjoy eating awaits!

1. Low Fat Cheesecake

Swapping the cream cheese for Greek yogurt and cottage cheese is a way to cut calories, but still get that wonderful texture of cheesecake. Get the recipe.

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2. Banana Parfait

Sorbet topped with bananas and toasted coconut will make for the perfect healthy tropical-tasting treat. Get the recipe.

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My Recipes

3. Layered Gelatin

Cranberry gelatin topped with layers of tangerine gelatin and yogurt is the most adult way you could ever enjoy this type of dessert. Somebody pass me a spoon! Get the recipe.

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4. Strawberry Frozen Yogurt

Frozen strawberries and plain yogurt are the main ingredients for this super simple DIY frozen yogurt dessert. Simple and delicious? That’ll work for me! Get the recipe.

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Just A Taste

5. Fro-Yo Bark

Topping yogurt off with chocolate chips and strawberries is a great way to make a healthy alternative to other ice cream or chocolate desserts. Get the recipe.

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My Fussy Eater

6. Angel Food Cake

Angel food cake is light and spongy, making it fun to eat, regardless of how healthy or unhealthy it may be. But, lucky for you, this is a low-calorie alternative to many other types of cakes. So, enjoy it (free of guilt)! Get the recipe.

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Martha Stewart

7. Avocado Brownies

If a rich, choclatey dessert that won’t ruin your diet is what you’re looking for, then avocado brownies are the way to go. Get the recipe.

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The Healthy Maven

8. Dark Chocolate Bark

Dark chocolate actually has quite a few health benefits, so load it up with fruit and nuts for an after-dinner snack that you won’t regret eating. Get the recipe.

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Epicurious

9. Carrot Cake In A Mug

This single-serving low calorie treat is as simple as microwave and eat. There’s really no reason not to give it a try! Get the recipe.

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French Press

10. Strawberry Chunk Ice Box Cake

This is like a decadent yogurt parfait that’s fruity, creamy and absolutely delicious. Why would you ever need to eat anything else for dessert? Get the recipe.

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Sugar And Charm

11. Banana “Ice Cream”

“Ice cream” that’s really made using a frozen banana is the way to go for healthy dessert-eating. Add in chocolate chips or other fruits if you’d like, and enjoy! Get the recipe.

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The Kitchn

12. Peach & Blueberry Greek Yogurt Cake

Mosit cake topped with peaches and blueberry is the healthiest alternative to pie that you’ll find. Top with some whipped cream and dig in! Get the recipe.

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There’s no reason to skimp on dessert, especially when you could be enjoy these healthy alternatives that are just as delicious. Get to it— you’ve got some dessert to eat!

[h/t: Sunset]