Guilt-Free Sweet Treats
Kashi Dark Chocolate Coconut Fruit & Grain Bars
A chewy, nutty grain bar covered with a chocolate-date layer sprinkled with real coconut makes a decadent—yet guilt-free—snack. Each bar has 17 percent of a day’s recommended dietary fiber but just five percent of a recommended dose of fat.
To buy: $4 for a box of 6 bars, at supermarkets.
Annie’s Organic Bunny Fruit Snacks
Perfect for the little bunnies in your life—or for you—these rabbit-shaped gummy treats are made with real fruit juice and contain “no icky additives or pesky preservatives.” Less sticky and chewy than traditional gummy candies, they pack a lot more flavor. Available in berry, tropical, citrus, and strawberry varieties.
To buy: $4 for one 4-ounce package, annies.com.
Late July Vanilla Bean With Green Tea Sandwich Cookie
Like a good-for-you Oreo, this USDA-certified organic treat features a creamy vanilla filling sandwiched between two chocolate cookies. Organic green tea extract adds a dose of antioxidants.
To buy: $4.50 for one 9-ounce package, at Whole Foods nationwide.
Enjoy Life Snickerdoodle Cookies
Even if you’re not avoiding gluten, you’ll still love these soft, cinnamon-filled gluten-free sweets that are so moist and chewy, they’re more like mini cakes than cookies. Ground flaxseed gives them a nutritional boost.
To buy: $4.50 for one 6-ounce package, enjoylifefoods.com for stores.
Clif Kid Organic Twisted Fruit
A step up from Twizzlers, these dense and chewy fruit-flavored ropes each contain a full serving of fruit. They’re gluten free and come in fun flavors like sour apple, mixed berry, and tropical twist.
To buy: $16 for 18 twists, at Whole Foods nationwide.
Ian’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Buttons
Tiny in size but big on flavor, these one-bite gluten-free cookies have a satisfying crunch and an addictive butteriness. We guarantee you can’t stop at just one.
To buy: $4 for one 7-ounce bag, at Whole Foods nationwide.
Home Free Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookie
Sure to satisfy any chocoholic, this chocolate cookie loaded with big chocolate chips boasts seven grams of whole grains per serving. Made in a dedicated bakery, they’re free of peanuts, tree nuts, eggs, and dairy—perfect for those with food allergies.
To buy: $5.50 for a box of 6, homefreetreats.com.
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