5 Healthy Dessert Recipes

Let’s face it. Sometimes you just need a little something sweet. The good news is these dessert recipes won’t ruin your diet. In fact, you’ll get a serving of fruit. Enjoy!


Lemon-Almond Dipped Strawberries

The best part of this recipe? It’s so easy! Just dip your strawberries in lemon curd and roll them in chopped almonds. Here’s the recipe.


Sweet Apple Salsa with Cinnamon Tortilla Chips

Dice up apples, pears and peaches for a quick salsa and mix with cherry concentrate. Then bake tortillas sprinkled with a little cinnamon and sugar to make crisp chips. Kids and adults will love this! Here’s the recipe.


Berry Salad with Melon, Peaches and Feta

This fresh dessert is perfect for adult dinner parties. Garnish with a little mint and voilà. Here’s the recipe.


Peach, Pineapple and Banana Smoothie

Enjoy this tropical smoothie on a hot summer afternoon instead of ice cream. Here’s the recipe.


Strawberries with Balsamic Vinegar

This is another adults-only recipe (unless you have really adventurous eaters). Balsamic vinegar, lemon juice, and a little black pepper give a bowl of strawberries a whole new taste. Here’s the recipe.


Carly Simpson, MyNorth Media