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16 Healthy Dessert Alternatives to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

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Let's be honest, one of the hardest things to do is say no to desserts. If there's a warm piece of apple pie sitting right in front of you, how can anyone reject such a thing? But after dinner should not always have to be a battle between you and that chocolate cake and ice cream, especially when you're trying to get fit. We all have our weaknesses when it comes to desserts, whether it's a simple chocolate chip cookie or a piece of your favorite pie, sometimes it's okay to succumb to your sweet tooth.

But if you want to be more health conscious and don't want to cut sweets and baked goods out of your life cold turkey, don't worry. There are many healthy alternatives to your favorite late night dessert and snacks that are just as delicious but happen to be much better for your diet. While indulging in a full-calorie nom every once in a while is healthy for the soul, we can't be eating cake every day (unfortunately). So here are 16 healthy dessert substitutes for desserts we recommend opting for next time your sweet tooth is begging to be satisfied: