Do you find yourself dreaming about the molten chocolate cake from Chili’s? Or resisting birthday cake more than usual? We get it. While sticking to your diet can be daunting with so many sweet treats around, the good news is: It doesn’t have to be. We rounded up the best healthy cake recipes, so you can have your cake and eat it too.
There’s nothing quite like a slice of cheesecake from The Cheesecake Factory. Make your own cream cheese bliss at home with our copycat recipe. Our recipes slices the crust and the calories in half, without sacrificing taste or flavor.
There’s never a bad time for chocolate. Whether you’re watching your weight or trying out a clean diet this year, this vegan chocolate cake has something for everyone. This recipe is eggless, dairy-free, and the best part? It can all be made in one bowl. Dark chocolate and (optional) espresso powder add the perfect punch to lock-in that decadent chocolate flavor.
Get the recipe from The Clever Meal.
Birthdays are always a celebration, but for some, they can be taunting. If you find yourself dreaming of birthday cake but trying to avoid the layers of icing or the fatty vanilla cake, try this whole wheat birthday cake instead. Made without butter and zero refined sugars, this is the perfect sweet treat to help celebrate an occasion.
Get the recipe from Love In My Oven.
If you’re craving something sweet but don’t want a large slice, look no further! These healthy cake pops are a dream for anyone trying to eat sweet while staying healthy. Made with almond flour, cream cheese, coconut oil, and arrowroot powder, these cake pops are gluten-free and perfect for a mini celebration in your mouth.
Get the recipe from Erin Lives Whole.
This recipe will have your tastebuds in the clouds. Made with just two ingredients, applesauce and gelatin, these fluffy delights skips all the trans fat and oils of eggs, flour, butter, and oil.
Get the recipe from Kirbie Cravings.
It’s ‘berry’ surprising how amazing a healthy coffee cake can be. This dessert is perfect to cozy up with on a cool winter day. Dairy-free, flour-free, and made without refined sugar, this treat provides amazing health benefits, including lowering the risk of heart disease.
Get the recipe from The Endless Meal.
Get a refreshing kick out of your dessert with this skinny lime poke cake. Made with sugar-free lime Jell-O, diet lemon-lime soda and sugar-free vanilla pudding, this treat satisfies the tastebuds while promoting weight loss.