Preparation is the key to a healthy lifestyle.
Preparation is the key to a healthy lifestyle. It seems much easier to grab a packaged bar than to make your own healthy snacks. But in the long run, your wallet and body will thank you for the extra effort. Skinny Ms. understands time constraints, so we’ve compiled a list of 25 Clean Weight Loss Snacks You Can Make Ahead of Time.
Make these super easy snacks when you have a moment of downtime. When you’re in a rush, grab your healthy homemade snack and you’ll be well on your way to being hale and hearty!
25 Clean Weight Loss Snacks
1. No-Bake Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Energy Bites
These are the perfect energy boost in the perfect bite-sized package.
2. Clean Eating Raspberry Oat Bars
Made with whole wheat flour, coconut oil, and low-sugar all-fruit jam, these bars are as healthy as they are delicious.
3. Southwestern Kale Chips
This high-power snack is yummy, but packs the ultimate nutritional punch.
4. Skinny Peanut Butter Yogurt Dip
Rich in protein and probiotics, this dip is a craving cure-all. Just add a 1/2 cup of your favorite sliced fruit.
5. Sweet and Spicy Nuts
These might sound like opposing flavors; but in this recipe, they unify as a tasty match-made in heaven.
6. Quinoa Almond Joy Bars
Chocolatey, nutty, and 94 calories each. Superfood quinoa enriches these bars with essential nutrients.
7. Oven-Baked Zucchini Chips
Craving potato chips? Bake these healthy zucchini chips instead! You’ll get the satisfying salt without the fatty oils.
9. Oat & Fruit Chocolate Chip Granola Bars
Stop reaching for those store-bought “granola bars” when you need an energy-boost.
11. No-Bake Workout Bars
Whether you’ve got a killer workout on the agenda, a long day at work, or a busy afternoon of shuttling the kids around, these easy bars will give your body the fuel it needs to power through.
12. Skinny Nutella Spread
Nutella addict? We’ve got you covered. This healthy version of the chocolate hazelnut spread weighs in at only 57 calories per serving. Spread on fresh fruit or a slice of whole-wheat toast. Miracles happen!
13. Peanut Butter and Honey Oat Bars
Everything you love about the convenience of store-bought granola bars, minus the processed ingredients.
15. Banana-Walnut Bran Muffins
As long as you have a mixing bowl and a muffin tin, you’ll be able to whip up enough of these banana walnut muffins to give you tasty high-fiber snacks all week long.
16. No-Bake Fruit Energy Bars
These fruity bars can be tossed in your bag when you’re on the move, and kept in the kitchen to assist when cravings strike.
17. Quinoa Protein Bars
Take these superfood protein bars with you to the gym for the perfect post-workout snack.
18. Chili Lime Spiced Pumpkin Seeds
With chili and lime, these pumpkin seeds are perfect for those who love a little heat, but be sure to make enough because these delicious finger-foods are sure to go quick.
19. No-Bake Almond Cranberry Energy Balls
Our super easy, no bake almond and cranberry energy balls will knock your tired socks off, and will give you some dancing shoes to put in their place.
20. Slow Cooker Skinny Applesauce
Store-bought applesauce is full of sugar. Cook up your own batch in the slow cooker for a healthy, fruity version.
21. Broccoli Cheddar Quinoa Cups
These delicious snacks are perfect for bringing with you on the go, and they’re a delicious way to get the kids to eat their veggies, too!
23. Sweet Potato Hummus
This Skinny Ms. twist on classic hummus is sweetened with superfood sweet potatoes. Enjoy with whole wheat crackers or fresh chopped veggies.
24. Bell Pepper Candy
We’ve made healthy candy a reality with these pop-fabulous bell pepper bites. Share with the kids – if you don’t hog them all for yourself!
25. Sweet Potato Crunchies
Take these to the movies, work or school for munchies, or top salads and soups for an absolutely delicious addition.
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