If you’re anything like us, you’re always in the mood to snack. When the craving kicks in, you head for the classic sweet and salty treats that are certainly tasty – but not the healthiest choices. But what if there was a better way to snack, and options that kept all the flavor but none of the bad stuff? (Spoiler: there is!) So let us introduce you to 8 healthy snack alternatives that you’ll actually love.
Say goodbye to junk food and hello to your new healthy snack alternatives! We’ve found 8 options for your favorite sweet and salty snacks that are low sugar, packed with protein, and actually taste great too. (Seriously, we tried them!) So go ahead and satisfy your taste buds without any of the guilt.
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Instead Of Gummy Bears…
With just 4 grams of sugar per bag, these gummies will still satisfy your desire for something sweet – while helping you cut back.
Instead Of DORITOS…
Quest Protein Tortilla Chips
Don’t reach for that bag of Doritos! This alternative has the same nacho cheese flavor, but is packed with 18 grams of protein and just 6 grams of fat!
Instead Of Chips ahoy…
The Complete Crunchy Cookie
The classic chocolate chip cookie gets a healthy makeover courtesy of Lenny & Larry’s complete crunchy cookie. It’s the flavor you want, but packed with protein and fiber instead of unhealthy ingredients!
Instead Of HONEY NUT CHERRIOS…
Three Wishes Cereal
Skip that sugar-packed Honey Nut Cheerios for this version that’s low in sugar, full of protein, and gluten and grain-free. Trust us, once you try it, you’ll never go back!
Instead Of BROWNIES…
Nature’s Bakery Brownie
Made with whole grains, dates, and cocoa (and not much else), this brownie satisfies your sweet tooth without giving you that dreaded sugar crash.
Instead Of GOLDFISH…
Star Puffed Crackers
You won’t feel guilty about grabbing a handful of these cheddar crackers. They’re gluten-free and full of nutrients from vegetable extracts. (But don’t worry, they still taste yummy.)
Instead Of PEANUT BUTTER CUPS…
When you’ve got the urge for chocolate, grab these delicious date balls filled with chocolate, peanut butter, and caramel. They’re seriously tasty – and packed with plant-based energy too!