Nothing can make a diet fall apart faster than snacking! If you’re anything like us, a half a bag of potato chips can disappear before you realize that the grease-covered hands are yours and all that crunching is coming from you! Sit down the bag. Better yet, throw it away!
Snacks can be an important part of our diets, but we have to do it the right way! Don’t worry, we aren’t talking about limiting yourself to dry rice patties! Instead, we have 14 totally fun snack indulgences to satisfy all of your sweet and savory snacking needs… and the best part… they are all under 200 calories! Enjoy!
Tea Time Cucumber + Cheese Sandwiches: It’s tea time with these adorable little sandwiches! This snack is as simple as spreading a little low-fat cream cheese on bread and topping with a cucumber and a sprinkle of dill. For as simple as they are to make, they definitely make snack time feel a little more special. These delicate little treats will make your snacking a little more elegant at just 174 calories for 2 sandwiches!
Baked Zucchini Chips: Zucchini chips are the new kale chips! Bake up these little crisps for a fun, warm, crunchy snack! You can make 30 of these chips for under 100 calories! These are a fun, filling snack to keep at the top of your list!
Skinny Mozzarella Bites: Upgrade your mozzarella sticks into a totally crave-worthy snack! The addition of breadcrumbs and a few minutes in the oven takes these from kind of boring to “Can we please make another batch!” At only 101 calories for 3 bites, you can afford to have a couple extra!
PB Yogurt Dip + Apple Slices: Vanilla, cinnamon, honey and peanut butter all mixed up with one of our fave ingredients, Greek yogurt! Whip up this dip when you need to indulge your sweet tooth! At 139 calories for an apple with 2 Tbsp of the dip, you can love it with no regrets!
Spicy Roast Chickpeas: Looking for a snack with a bit more spice? Try popping these chickpeas into the oven for a quick, crunchy snack with a kick, thanks to chili powder and red pepper flakes! Mix them up and 20 minutes later, you have a simple, healthy snack that clocks in at 139 calories!
Frozen Blueberry Yogurt Bites: Try these for a cool, refreshing, creamy delight! Little anti-oxidant powered blueberries are all wrapped up in delish Stevia-sweetened yogurt, for this make-ahead snack that comes in at only 67 calories for 12 berries! Keep a bag of these in the freezer for guilt-free snacking!
Baked Sweet Potato Chips: Can’t stop craving chips? It’s totally cool. We get it. We’re right there with you! The trick is changing your chip routine into a healthier option! Make your own crunchy, tasty, totally delish sweet potato chips! At 103 for 18 chips, this is a guiltless potato chip treat! Plus they are packed with vitamins to do even more good for you!
PB + Fruit Protein Balls: These little balls are a totally grown up way to satisfy your PB&J fix, but we promise, the kids are going to love them too! Even with the addition of protein powder, this snack comes in at 135 calories a ball, making it a totally perfect snack for before or after your workouts!
Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries: These sweet bites are perfect to make ahead and have on hand! Any time a craving sneaks up, you can run to these and totally satisfy that sweet tooth for 17 calories per strawberry! They almost seems too good to be true!
Blueberry Protein Muffins: Try these for an easy, on-the-go snack! When you need that little mid-day pick me up, reach into your purse or even diaper bag and let these little goodies save you! That extra little boost from the protein powder will keep you going for only 134 calories per muffin!
Autumn Apple Oat Bars: Heat up these bars in the microwave for a few seconds, then close your eyes, take a bite, and love the sweet sweet taste of warm apple pie! These Autumn Apple Oat Bars are perfect anytime of year for an afternoon snack, and they are only 131 calories!
Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Banana Bites: Dark chocolate, peanut butter and banana… we in! These little frozen bites are so good, you’re going to be happy to let that gallon of ice cream collect a little freezer burn! This snack is a little more indulgent, but it still sneaks in under our 200 calorie limit at 176! Save this snack for a special day and enjoy!
Skinny Buffalo Wing Hummus: This spicy snack brings a lot of flavor to your traditional hummus! It’s a super simple snack to make with only 5 ingredients (and one of them is water)! This dip comes in at only 82 calories, so use it with your favorite veggies for a totally skinny treat!
Skinny Mini Banana Bread Muffins: These two-bite mini muffins are too cute and too fun! You can play around with different tasty ways to top them, by adding almonds, pecans, raisins, chocolate granola, and dark chocolate chips! Just don’t forget to save room for some additional calories! Four of these muffins plain are 137 calories, so you have a little wiggle room!