Looking for healthier holiday treats for you and your kids? Here are 15 easy Christmas treats, snacks and cookies ideas to chose from! This list of recipes includes dairy-free, vegan, nut-free, grain-free, and refined sugar-free options. I guarantee there is something delicious and festive for everyone!
Healthy Christmas Treats for Kids
Managing my kids sugar levels during the holiday season can be difficult!
With this list of healthier snacks and treats, I don’t have to worry (as much) about them crashing.
This list of Christmas recipes includes my favorite gluten-free Sugar Cookies, hidden-veggie Grinch Muffins and Pancakes, no-added-sugar Reindeer Cookies, whole wheat Chocolate Chip Cookies and Christmas Cookie Bars!, Healthy Hot Chocolate, and more!
I guarantee there is something delicious and festive for everyone!
Christmas Treats for Kids
These holiday treats are easy to make with your kids, and great for breakfast, lunch, snack, school lunch, school party or a festive treat at home.
If you are looking for some quick links, here are the Christmas recipes divided into categories.
Snacks and Lunches
Cookies and Treats
- Healthy Sugar Cookies (allergy-friendly)
- Easy Chocolate Fondue
- Dark Chocolate Cherry + Almond Clusters
- Healthy Christmas Punch (with DIY Fruit Sticks)
- Kids Chocolate Stirring Spoons (Allergy-Friendly)
- Healthy Hot Turmeric Cocoa
A healthier sugar cookie that can be modified for most allergy preferences. Plus, they are so dang cute!
Looking for a punch that isn’t loaded with added sugar? Then this is for you! This punch is made with no-sugar added fruit juices and sparkling water. Plus a simple recipe for the kids to make their own fruit sticks!
A super simple dessert that you can serve with any festive fruits or sides you want.
A cute way to celebrate the Grinch – green muffins made with no-added sugar and filled with veggies! Perfect for babies, toddlers and kids!
My all-time favorite gift to give – Chocolate Spoons! Easy to make with the kids and everyone loves picking their favorite flavor combo to dip in a mug of warm milk.
Easy chocolate clusters that are full of protein and yumminess!
These Christmas Tree Sandwich can be served for a school lunch, home lunch or for a small kid-friendly gathering.
These fun green pancakes are allergy-friendly and would be great served with a strawberry cut into a heart shape for a simple nod to the Grinch.
A festive snack option for at home or on the go.
Deliciously spiced waffles that are calling for a dusting of powdered sugar. How cute would it be to make them with this mini snowflake waffle iron.
Simple homemade hot cocoa with a pinch of turmeric for immunity boosting yummies!
Even more fun Christmas treats for Kids
1 Bowl Vegan Sugar Cookies by Minimalist Baker
Christmas Apple & Peanut Butter Sandwiches by Healthy Little Foodies
Healthy Avocado Brownies by The Healthy Maven
Vegan & Paleo Gingerbread Cookies by The Detoxinista
Vegan Chocolate PB&J Cups by Love and Lemons
Chewy Chocolate Dipped Sunbather Cookies (V + GF) by Peach and the Cobbler
Healthy Ginger Cookies by Happy Healthy Mama
Rudolph Celery Snacks by Natural Beach Living
3-Ingredient Salted Pistachio Chocolate Bark by Joyful Healthy Eats