We’re here to prove that sweet treats can also be (mostly) healthy. These nine portable snacks are packed with good-for-you ingredients, including bananas, oats, almonds, chia seeds, and cacao powder. But the star, of course, is almond butter. Whip up a smoothie, bake muffins, or roll some tasty energy bites—there’s so much you can do!
Photo: Amy's Healthy Baking
1. Chocolate Chip Almond Butter Oatmeal Cookies
This recipe is hiding some good-for-you nutrients (oats lend fiber and almond butter provides a dose of protein). The dough is so gooey, thanks to the almond butter and maple syrup, that it needs some time to chill before baking.