If you’re tired of eating store-bought healthy snacks, you might want to consider making your own. Why? Well, first of all, DIY-ing snacks is a really fun activity all by itself—I could roll out fruit leather for hours. Plus, making them homemade is a great way to guarantee what you’re eating is actually healthy, which can be hard to do when a lot of a lot of store-bought snacks are known for sneaking in preservatives, extra sodium, added sugar, and other unwanted ingredients.
Not sure where to begin your homemade snack adventure? Try one of these 15 healthy snacks. They look and sound totally delicious, and, if that’s not enough to convince you, they’re also some of the most-pinned snack recipes on Pinterest. Check them out.
1. Baked Carrot Chips
Good for your eyes and they taste like potato chips. Get the recipe here.
2. No-Bake Chocolate Chip Granola Bars
3. Homemade 2-Ingredient Fruit Rollups
These put the stuff from your childhood to shame. Get the recipe here.
4. Cinnamon Apple Chips
Sweet and crunchy, these chips will satisfy your candy cravings. Get the recipe here.
5. Frozen Blueberry Bites
Made with just frozen blueberries and yogurt, these frozen bites taste like fruity ice cream. Get the recipe here.
6. Banana-Oat Greek Yogurt Muffins
Crispy Parmesan Chickpeas
Great for a snack or as an addition to a meal. Try throwing them over salads or soups for a satisfying crunch. Get the recipe here.
Rainbow Veggie Pinwheels
Before there were rainbow bagels there were rainbow veggie pinwheels—they’re better for you and tastier, too. Get the recipe here.
Gingerbread Spice Roasted Almonds
Here’s an easy way to make it feel like Christmas instantly. Get the recipe here.
5-Ingredient Peanut Butter Energy Bites
Mini Avocado and Hummus Quesadillas
These tiny quesadillas will make you feel like a giant. In a cool, delicious way, that is. Get the recipe here.
Curried and Baked Zucchini Chips
The best thing about these chips? They’re paleo, gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan so basically anyone can eat them. Get the recipe here.
Soft and Chewy Baked Granola Bars
Filled with dried fruit, pumpkin seeds, chia seeds, and lots of nut butter, these bars are gooey and delicate. Get the recipe here.
Baked Banana Chips
Fruit chips more your jam? Reach for these banana chips ASAP. Get the recipe here.
Green Goddess Veggie Cups
Pack these up during meal prep for a quick grab-and-go snack any day of the week. Get the recipe here.
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