Is that your stomach I hear growling? Must be snack time! Before you hit up the office vending machine or delve into that greasy bag of chips lurking in your pantry, consider some healthy homemade snack options including healthy yogurt recipes like this one for Greek yogurt breakfast bark. Trust me, your waistline will thank you!
Even if you’re constantly on the go, you can take advantage of homemade snacks like Greek yogurt breakfast bark. There are plenty of quick and easy options out there. Don’t believe me? Here are a few of my favs:
- Healthy yogurt recipe: frozen yogurt bark – Keep reading!
- Coconut oil granola
- Sweet potato and kale veggie chips
- Gluten-free smoothie
Plenty of healthy homemade snacks, including this healthy yogurt recipe, can be put together ahead of time making them great grab and go options.
I’m particularly fond of this Greek yogurt breakfast bark. (Don’t let the name fool you; it makes an awesome snack!) It’s easy to make, can be stored for future snacking, is inexpensive, and pretty darn good for you. As if that weren’t enough, this healthy yogurt recipe is a tasty (and sneaky) way to get your picky little eater to ingest something good for him or her. Ha!
If you’re a regular on Freebie Finding Mom, you know I’m not above tricking my son into eating fruits and veggies. I’ve used yogurt in the past (see my homemade Go-Gurt with hidden veggies recipe) with success, so I thought why not try it again? If it’s not broken, why fix it, right? Thus this delicious Greek yogurt breakfast bark was born.
Tip: Looking for more kid approved foods? Here are 34 healthy recipes for picky eaters.
Another great thing about this healthy yogurt recipe is that you can customize it to your tastes. Use different types of granola, fruit, and yogurt to get a unique snack that is sure to satisfy even the most demanding stomach!
Bonus: This frozen Greek yogurt breakfast bark is a healthy way to beat the heat during the summer. If you’re looking for other cold snacks that are healthy, look no further. Here are 15 healthy popsicle recipes.
Now, if you’ve got 10 minutes to spare, let’s whip up this healthy yogurt recipe for Greek yogurt breakfast bark! 🙂
1 1/2 cups plain Greek yogurt
3 Tbs maple syrup
1/2 cup granola
1/2 cup blueberries
3 to 5 strawberries, sliced
1. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.
2. Add Greek yogurt and syrup to a bowl; mix until combined.
3. Pour mixture onto prepared baking sheet and spread into a thin layer.
4. Place strawberries and blueberries in yogurt mixture.
5. Sprinkle granola on top of yogurt.
6. Cover baking sheet with aluminum foil.
7. Place in freezer until the bark is fully frozen.
Note: This will take a minimum of 2 hours.
8. Slice or break Greek yogurt breakfast bark into pieces.
9. Serve immediately.
Note: Keep these healthy yogurt recipe leftovers stored in the freezer in an airtight container.
If you find that the Greek yogurt breakfast bark is too cold to eat, remove it from the freezer a few minutes before serving. This healthy yogurt recipe will warm up quickly, so be careful not to leave it out too long or it will melt and not hold its shape.
Can you think of yummy variations on this healthy yogurt recipe? If so, please share in the comments!
Oh, and snack time isn’t over yet! If you’re looking for more inspiring ideas (like this Greek yogurt breakfast bark) strap on a bib and check out Freebie Finding Mom’s Toddler Meals & Snacks, Homemade Snacks, and Breakfast Ideas Pinterest boards.