13 Menu Items for Your Halloween CravingsArticle posted in: Diet & Nutrition
This time of year, as the weather cools off and the colors begin to change, we crave the comfort of cozy clothes and sweet treats. With stores displaying their Halloween candy right as you enter, it’s hard to ignore those cravings. It’d be so simple to pick up a bag of all that chocolaty candy, with its caramel, peanut and cookie insides. Rather than setting ourselves back on our journey towards overall better health, we can reach for better Halloween menu options that satiate those sweet tooth cravings and fill us with goodness.
As the ghosts go up and the ghouls and goblins take residency on neighborhood lawns, try to walk past those candy displays! Don’t set yourself back from progress. Instead, reach for one of these sweet and satisfying treats for a guilt-free satisfaction.
Here are 13 South Beach Diet menu items to celebrate Halloween:
These rich little bites of heaven are jam-packed with 14 grams of protein! The decadent chocolate mixed with the smooth ricotta creates the creamiest texture that simply melts away as you bite into it. Curb your chocolate cravings before the Halloween festivities begin: This soft-backed breakfast muffin is the ultimate way to start the holiday.
Why eat a peanut butter cup that will have you shoveling five more down just to feel satisfied? Instead, indulge in this Peanut Butter Chocolate Entrée Bar from the South Beach Diet. Layers of chocolate and crisps wrapped in a delicious peanut butter coating offer 15 grams of protein and only 11 grams of net carbs!
Like a cake pop but better, this cake bite is diet-friendly and can be taken anywhere on the go! Loaded with sprinkles and all the joy of a vanilla confetti cake, don’t miss out on this sweet Halloween treat.
This one trumps all regular Halloween candy because it has real coffee in it! Infused with the rich and warm flavors of java, this barista-inspired bar is a delicious way to celebrate the holiday.
If the name of these smart snacks do not immediately reel you in, then something is amiss! Decadent and tasty, these almond flour and cocoa bite-sized cookies are just the treat to turn to when you need a bit of sweet-tooth satisfaction.
These sun-kissed coconut and vanilla bars offer nine grams of dietary fiber! It’s a sweet lunch or dinner that is sure to brighten your day while keeping you satisfied and full.
Creamy dark chocolate and dry-roasted almonds, walnuts and peanuts come together in this amazing entrée bar that boasts eight grams of protein and only 190 calories. Take it on the go for a filling meal or an indulgent snack!
Making this simple frozen treat is easy enough and it is completely guilt-free! Blend it up for a creamy and delicious drink that will remind you of your favorite fast-food shake but without the unwanted calories.
Imagine silky smooth dark chocolate covering caramel, peanuts, peanut butter and crisps. With only seven grams of net carbs and eight grams of protein, this bar has it all! It boasts satisfaction and taste, all in one tasty treat.
These portable cookie bags are the ideal on-the-go snack. Almond flour and dry-roasted peanuts make these yummy bites guilt-free and delicious!
The taste of caramel combines with a touch of sea salt over a medley of roasted almonds, peanuts and crisps. It’s the perfect blend of sweet and salty! At only 190 calories, this bar is a great go-to for a tasty breakfast or snack.
Packed with nuts and generously drizzled in dark chocolate, this snack bar will certainly satisfy your sweet tooth without the guilt. Add this customer favorite to your Halloween menu and stay on track during this sugar-filled holiday.
Of course, there is always that one house that gives out savory snacks instead of a sweet treat on Halloween. But we’re not complaining! Our Nacho Cheese Puffs can take down your salty snack cravings without dooming your diet. Plus, they’re the color of Halloween! Orange you glad we created this smart snack?