On Valentine’s Day, we celebrate those we love and show how much we appreciate them. Instead of settling for the standard chocolate boxes, cards, and flowers, why not give your loved one(s) something extra special? Nothing says “I love you” like a homemade dessert that is not only good for their taste buds, but also good for their body. “Sweet” and “healthy” are not two words that are usually found together, but these 12 desserts are both, and they’re sure to be enjoyed by all the lovers in your life.
1. Chocolate Pom Poms
Your special someone will never guess that this healthy dessert requires only 2 ingredients and a few minutes of your time.
2. Yogurt-Dipped Ombre Strawberries
Replace the classic chocolate-covered strawberries with these healthy yogurt-dipped ones that are quick and easy to make.
3. Graham Cracker and Strawberry Parfaits
This simple and fresh dessert only takes 3 ingredients!
4. Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Brownies
This swoon-worthy, guilt-free, so good treat will make you want to kiss somebody.
5. Easy Red Velvet Cheesecake
This simple and healthy dessert is easy to make and diabetic-friendly (with gluten-free and dairy-free options).
6. White Chocolate Raspberry Truffles
With only 5 ingredients, these truffles are very easy to make, full of flavor, and gluten-free, and they have a natural pink color!
7. Skinny Pink Champagne Cupcakes
These perfectly sweet and champagne infused cupcakes are just what you and your valentine sweetheart need.
8. Strawberry Cheesecake Smoothie
It’s ready in minutes and tastes just like dessert. This is one of the best healthy treats!
9. Strawberry Pretzel Chocolate Swirl Bark
Semi-sweet and white chocolate, salty pretzels, tart strawberries, and festive sprinkles combine in this fun and tasty homemade candy!
10. Baked Red Velvet Donut Recipe
Dairy-free and gluten-free, this dessert is quick and easy to make, allergy-friendly, and has all the classic red velvet flavors (including a dairy-free cream cheese-flavored glaze).
11. Strawberry Layer Cake In a Glass
This light and fresh strawberry layer cake is a perfect healthy indulgence for Valentine’s.
12. Raspberry Ripple and Chocolate Raw Cheesecake Bars
A simple, refined, sugar-free, vegan, but delicious dessert!
Which one (or two) of the above recipes will you make for your loved one(s) this Valentine’s Day?
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