Let’s be real. If you’re on a health journey, you still want to have some fun! Becoming healthier doesn’t mean never eating ice cream or your favorite desserts. It just means finding the right balance and choosing higher quality sweet treats when you can.

So to honor our sweet tooth, I wanted to put together a list of higher quality desserts for you.

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Healthier Summer Sweet Treats & Desserts

Higher Quality Ice Cream Brands

Ice cream brand that do not contain high fructose corn syrup, no artificial dyes or flavors. Overall, they are made with simpler ingredients.

Haagen-Dazs (most of their simple flavor ones)


Beyer’s Ice Cream (vanilla & chocolate)

Straus Ice Cream 

Rebel Ice Cream (decent ingredients and good if you want to go lower carb) 

Van Leeuwen Ice Cream

Alec’s Ice Cream

Jeni’s Ice Cream 

Ice Cream for Bears


Higher Quality Popsicle Brands

Popsicle brands without high fructose corn syrup and artificial colors.

Goodpop Popsicle

Chloe’s Chocolate Bars

Deebee’s Organic Fruit Pops 

Sweet Nothings Squeezable Smoothies

Jonny Pops (solid but not quiet as good as the 4 above) 


Healthier Dark Chocolate Bars

Chocolate made with real cacao and lower sugar than regular milk chocolate.

Hu Dark Chocolate (70%+) (7g sugar. 3g fiber per serving)

Theo Dark Chocolate (85%) (4g sugar, 3g fiber per serving)

Lily’s Sea Salt Dark Chocolate (70%) (0g sugar, 5g sugar alcohols, 7g fiber)

Evolved Signature Dark Chocolate (72%) (7g sugar, 3g fiber)

Alter Eco Classic Dark Chocolate (85%) (4g sugar, 3g fiber)


Higher Quality Cookie Brands


Cookies made without high fructose corn syrup, artificial flavors and overall better ingredients.

Simple Mills Sweet Thins 

Simple Mills Chocolate Chip Cookies

Siete Mexican Shortbread Cookies

Emmy’s Organics Cookies

Otto’s Grain Free Cookies


Sweet Healthy Snacks

Snacks made with real whole fruit ingredients.

That’s It Fruit Bars

Snackyard Sweet Potato Sticks 

Fruit Bears

Organic Bare Apple Chips 

Solely Organic Fruit Bars 


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