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23 Healthier Versions Of Your Favorite Holiday Treats

'Tis the season to get a little creative.

1. Healthy Three-Ingredient Brownies

thebigmansworld.com

Super easy, and totally gluten-free. Recipe here.

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2. Dark Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Bars

halfbakedharvest.com

Lots of oats, a little whole wheat flour, and some coconut oil are the healthier swaps that make these (still decadent) cookie bars a little more wholesome. Recipe here.

3. Skinny Cranberry Bliss Bars

skinnytaste.com

Applesauce and Greek yogurt lighten up these super-festive treats. Recipe here.

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4. Superfood Chocolate Bark

myfussyeater.com

Great as a DIY hostess gift, or just as a healthyish sweet treat to have around. Recipe here.

5. Healthier Buckeyes

halfbakedharvest.com

Applesauce and pureed cannellini beans lighten these up but, to be clear, there's still plenty of chocolate and peanut butter going on. Recipe here.

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6. Chocolate Pomegranate Clusters

lexieskitchen.com

A little naughty, a little nice. Recipe here.

7. Carrot-Apple Bread

Great for a holiday brunch, especially because you can make it the night before and not have to fuss in the morning. Recipe here.

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8. Chocolate-Dipped Satsumas

myfussyeater.com

That chocolate-orange combo doesn't have to be over-the-top indulgent. Recipe here.

9. No-Bake Cranberry Jam Tarts

coconutandberries.com

I mean, these could even pass for breakfast. Recipe here.

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10. Cinnamon-Sugar Baked Apples

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You won't even miss the crust. Recipe here.

11. Gluten-Free, Vegan Rum Balls

healthfulpursuit.com

These couldn't be easier. Recipe here.

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12. Whole Wheat Spiced Apple Cake

amyshealthybaking.com

Recipe here.

13. Skinny Confetti Cookies

theskinnyfork.com

Recipe here.

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14. Cranberry-Almond Greek Yogurt Cake

Nobody will even KNOW this is healthy. Recipe here.

15. Vegan Monkey Bread

Yep. Recipe here.

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16. Skinny Eggnog Cupcakes

skinnymom.com

Frankly, more delicious than actual eggnog. Recipe here.

17. Healthy Gingerbread Muffins

pinchofyum.com

Wake up and smell the sugar and spice and everything nice. Recipe here.

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18. Eggnog Pudding

anediblemosaic.com

Recipe here.

19. Honey Upside-Down Cranberry Cake

Upside-down never felt so right side-up. Recipe here.

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20. Almond Milk Hot Chocolate

Lauren Zaser / BuzzFeed

Still plenty delicious. Recipe here.

21. Paleo Double Chocolate Pistachio BIscotti

forageddish.com

Recipe here.

22. Mulled Beetroot Orange Juice

goodeatings.com

A mulled wine alternative that you can start drinking well before five o'clock. Recipe here.

23. Soft and Healthy Gingerbread Cookies

acouplecooks.com

The season just isn't complete without them. Recipe here.

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