I love Valentine’s season, but to be honest, it’s a lot like Halloween and Christmas: it’s a SWEETS OVERLOAD! So take a break from the sugar and check out a few healthy (yet adorable) alternatives for your Valentine’s celebration. Click on the “Source” icon to see the photo and recipe.
Fruit Cabobs. Red grapes and heart-shaped strawberries skewered together make a delectable Valentine’s treat! Source
Cheese and Crackers. Use a small heart-shaped cookie cutter for the cheese and serve on whole grain crackers. Source
Cute Fruit. Wrap tags around various fruits with tags like “I am bananas for you!” and “You are the apple of my eye!” and “You are ‘pear’fect!” Source
Parfaits. Layer red or pink fruit, pink yogurt, and a sprinkle of granola on top. Source
Fruit Smoothie. Again, stick with the pink or red fruits to fit the theme of love! Source
Snack Mix. Check out this ‘LOVE’ly mix including strawberry mini shredded wheats, heart-shaped cereal and dried strawberries. Source
I hope you are inspired by the loves in your life and share these healthy, yummy treats with them!