20 Must Try Healthy Christmas Desserts

Roundup photo of healthy Christmas desserts

You don’t need to gain the typical 5-7 holiday pounds this year. Consider trying these healthy Christmas desserts. Your entire family will love them! Many of these are easy holiday desserts that taste great, and make terrific gifts too. I have made the Gingerbread Pumpkin Snowballs and the Cookie Dough Cheesecake bars. They are amazing!

Lexi’s Clean Kitchen – Pecan Mini Pies

Fit Foodie Finds – Gingerbread Pumpkin Snowballs

Southern in Law – Healthy Gluten Free Chocolate Panforte

Vegan Ack Attack – Mint Chocolate Chia Parfait 

Fork and Beans – Gluten Free Vegan Cranberry Bliss Bars

Gimmie Some Oven – Baklava Cups

PaleOMG – Eggnog Pumpkin Pie with Gingerbread Crust 

Vegan Ack Attack – Cranberry Shortbread Cookies with Chocolate Drizzle

My Dairy Free Gluten Free Life – Flourless Black Bean Brownies

Lexi’s Clean Kitchen – Grain Free Cranberry Apple Crisp 

Fit Foodie Finds – Easy Gluten Free Almond Biscotti 

Lexi’s Clean Kitchen – Cookie Dough Cheesecake Bars 

The Healthy Foodie – Paleo Zucchini Chocolate Cake 

The Healthy Foodie – Paleo Raisin Pie 

Southern in Law – Healthy New York Cheesecake

Fit Foodie Finds – Chocolate Peppermint Shooters with Graham Cracker Crumbs 

I Food Real – Healthy Gingerbread Cookies 

Good Food – Healthy Christmas Pudding 

Coconut and Berries – Healthy No-bake Cranberry Jam Tarts 

Lexi’s Clean Kitchen – Molasses Fudge Cookies 

Healthful Pursuit – Grain-Free Christmas Rum Balls

What are your favorite healthy desserts for the holidays?


Jenn Mitchell is a proud mom, wife and adventure seeker. She’s traveled either solo or with family to 20 countries and 36 U.S. states so far. A former personal trainer, Jenn looks for ways to keep her family fit and active both at home and on the road. Her goal is to inspire other moms and families to live happy and healthy lives.

This Post Has 2 Comments

  1. Matthew

    I don’t think most of these are really THAT healthy… but I don’t think I mind, either 😉

  2. Jessica

    Dang, I thought those things on the top left were chocolate covered bananas with nuts… I suppose that’s not very Christmas-y, but now I want some!

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