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8 Healthy Frozen Desserts Better Than Ice Cream (Really!)

  • Cupcakes & Kale Chips

    Raspberry Chocolate Almond Crunch Frozen Yogurt Popsicles

    This DIY popsicle has got it all—it's tart and sweet and packs a satisfying crunch thanks to the granola added into the mix. Use honey to sweeten plain Greek yogurt as much (or as little) as you want.

    Get the recipe: Raspberry Chocolate Almond Crunch Frozen Yogurt Popsicles

  • Laughing Spatula

    Skinny Strawberry Frozen Yogurt Treats

    Fresh strawberries combined with yogurt and whipped topping is a triple threat that'll tickle your taste buds. Sandwich yours with your favorite graham cracker flavor (chocolate, anyone?) and you have a homemade dessert that's perfect for your next backyard bash.

    Get the recipe: Skinny Strawberry Frozen Yogurt Treats

  • The Baker Mama

    Two-Ingredient Banana Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Bites

    Ever have that craving where you need something sweet OMG right this minute? Here's a simple solution: Pulse frozen bananas and pour them into a muffin tin before freezing so you have a pre-portioned dessert anytime you're dying for one. Just don't forget the chocolate chips (that would be a grave mistake)—or experiment with your favorite mix-ins.

    Get the recipe: Two-Ingredient Banana Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Bites

  • Lauren Lives Healthy

    Healthy Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

    Blend bananas, spinach, dates, and peppermint oil together to make a thick, lightened-up version of a flavor classic—mint chocolate chip.

    Get the recipe: Healthy Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

  • A Zest for Life

    Vegan Strawberry Ice Cream With Cashew Brittle

    Karen of A Zest for Life has an easy solution for non-dairy ice cream lovers: Just soak cashews overnight and blend with almond milk to make the base of this simple sorbet-like treat. Top a bowl with her cashew brittle to get a bite of sweet and salty in one scoop.

    Get the recipe: Vegan Strawberry Ice Cream With Cashew Brittle

  • The Little Epicurean

    Matcha Ice Cream Shaved Ice

    This recipe is kind of like the acai bowl of the dessert world, but don't be intimated—it's easier than it looks. Combine your standard smoothie-booster matcha with milk and cream to get an antioxidant-packed green tea flavored ice cream. Once that's set, build your bowl with shaved ice and fruit of your choice—but only if you want. It's perfectly acceptable to eat this matcha ice cream straight from the container, too.

    Get the recipe: Matcha Ice Cream Shaved Ice

  • Simple Vegan Blog

    One-Ingredient Banana Ice Cream

    It literally does not get any easier than this: frozen bananas + blender + freezer for 1 hour = a perfect way to treat yourself after your weekend long run. Yum!

    Get the recipe: One-Ingredient Banana Ice Cream

  • Oatmeal with a Fork

    Frozen Cinnamon Date Treats

    Remember those frozen Snickers bars you loved as a kid? (OK, and as an adult.) Lauren of Oatmeal with a Fork has a healthy substitute: Frozen dates take on the taste and texture of caramel, and smearing your favorite nut butter on top will get you that same chewy combo.

    Get the recipe: Frozen Cinnamon Date Treats