There is no better time to indulge in a little bit of our favorite, cold treat than during the warm summer months. As much as we know you love this seasonal treat, we thought we would look into some healthy ice cream upgrades that still taste absolutely delicious, but won’t pack on the pounds.

Cherry Chocolate Chip Ice Cream: Cherries and chocolate chips… HELLO!!! This is ice cream perfection! This one may taste sinful but we promise, there’s nothing to feel guilty about. Click here for the recipe. (via My Whole Food Life)

Cherry Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

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Raw Butterfinger Ice CreamThis recipe consists of eight delicious and indulgent ingredients that are vegan, raw, dairy-free, gluten-free, oil-free and soy-free! (via The Vegan 8)

raw butterfinger ice cream

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Peppermint Patty PopsThese popsicles are only 78 calories of minty indulgence. Plus, they’re super easy to make! (via Chocolate-Covered Katie)

Peppermint Patty Popsicles

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Blackberry Banana Ice CreamWith four natural ingredients and only 188 calories per serving, this yummy treat will leave you with no remorse, only satisfaction! (via Skinny Ms.)

Blackberry banana ice cream

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Mint Chocolate Chip and Avocado Ice CreamWho knew that just six natural ingredients could make something so delicious? (via Purely Twins)

dairy free mint chocolate chip ice cream

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Vegan Ice Cream SandwichesAt first glance, these suckers look like the most decadent, sinful dessert in the entire world. But look again, because this all natural treat is actually healthy! (via Rawsome Vegan Life)

Vegan ice cream sandwiches

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Paleo and Dairy-Free Acai Banana Ice CreamCreamy and rich with chocolate flavor and full of healthy ingredients. Now we know you can’t resist this one! (via Shared Appetite)

Paleo and dairy free banana ice cream

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Chocolate Mint Tea Ice CreamLet’s face it, chocolate and mint always go great together. This recipe has avocado and coconut milk in it, giving it a creamy texture. It’s also vegan, gluten and dairy-free! (via Skinny Ms.)

Chocolate mint ice cream

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Skinny Strawberry Ice CreamThese four, all-natural ingredients make a sweet, refreshing treat that will definitely leave you wanting more! (via Skinny Ms.)

Skinny strawberry ice cream

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Honey and Macadamia GelatiThis Australian recipe only requires six ingredients to make, but trust us, this gelati will melt in your mouth. (via Clever Cook)

Honey macadamia gelati

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Magic Fruit Ice CreamThis mouthwatering ice cream is made entirely out of fruit! So yes, we promise it is healthy. (via Vegie Smugglers)

Magic fruit ice cream

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