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Quick and Easy Healthy Desserts for Kids

video recipes for yummy desserts for kids that are healthy, too

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Whether for a special occasion or for an after-dinner treat, these healthy dessert ideas will be a hit with the kids (and grownups, too!). From a veggie-packed chocolate zucchini bread to absolutely-heavenly peanut butter truffles, your family will love these healthy dessert ideas from Melissa Iwai of The Hungry Artist, a wonderful blog about cooking and eating. Best of all, they are quick and easy to make. Enjoy!

1. Video: Peanut Butter Truffles

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You won't believe how quick and easy these peanut butter truffles are to make. And these protein-packed nuggets of deliciousness are healthy, too! Win-win!

2. Video: Chocolate Zucchini Bread

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Packed with cooked spinach and shredded zucchini, this healthy dessert is a great way to get kids to eat their veggies.

3. Video: Banana Soft Serve

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Frozen bananas, milk, and cocoa powder combine in this recipe to make an amazingly easy and delicious treat for kids.

4. Video: Chocolate Banana Spinach Smoothie

Melissa Iwai
Who could imagine that frozen bananas and cocoa powder could combine with fresh spinach to create a yummy smoothie? Your kids are sure to gobble this up. Whether you tell them how healthy it is is up to you!

5. Video: Frozen Yogurt Grapes

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In this delicious, easy, and of course, healthy recipe, grapes are dipped in yogurt and then frozen to create little bites of sweet treats. Your kids will devour them and never know how healthy they are!

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