Easter is a time for family, fun, and of course, delicious food. However, many traditional Easter treats are loaded with sugar and are not safe for babies and toddlers. But don't worry! With a little creativity, you can make healthy and delicious Easter treats that your little ones will love.
Here are some sugar-free Easter recipes that are safe for babies and toddlers:
Carrot Cake Oatmeal Cookies
These delicious and nutritious cookies are a perfect Easter treat for babies and toddlers. Here's what you'll need:
- 1 cup old-fashioned oats
- 1/2 cup almond flour
- 1/4 cup unsweetened applesauce
- 1/4 cup grated carrots
- 1/4 cup raisins
- 1 tsp cinnamon
- 1/2 tsp baking powder
- 1/4 tsp salt
Preheat the oven to180°C and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
In a large mixing bowl, combine all the ingredients and stir until well combined.
Use a cookie scoop or spoon to form balls and place them on the prepared baking sheet.
Flatten the balls slightly with your palm or a fork.
Bake for 12-15 minutes or until lightly golden brown.
Let cool before serving
These colorful and fun fruit salad Easter eggs are perfect for a healthy Easter snack. Here's what you'll need:
- Assorted fruits, such as melon, kiwi, pineapple, and berries
- Plastic Easter eggs
Cut the fruit into small pieces.
Fill each half of the plastic Easter eggs with assorted fruit.
Close the egg halves and refrigerate until ready to serve.
- Serve chilled
Bunny Veggie Platter
This cute and healthy veggie platter is perfect for an Easter gathering. Here's what you'll need:
- Assorted veggies, such as carrots, cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, and bell peppers
- Hummus or other dip
- Cut the veggies into bite-size pieces and arrange them on a platter in the shape of a bunny face.
- Use the hummus or other dip for the bunny's eyes, nose, and mouth.
- Serve chilled.
Easter doesn't have to be all about sugar and unhealthy treats. With these sugar-free Easter recipes, you can create delicious and healthy treats that your babies and toddlers will love. So, go ahead and enjoy the holiday with your little ones while staying healthy and happy.