Need some healthy options for your sweet tooth? Instead of chowing down on store-bought candies during the holidays, give any one of these healthy homemade candies a try.

Need some healthy options for your sweet tooth? Instead of chowing down on store-bought candies during the holidays, give any one of these Healthy Homemade Candies a try. #healthy #dessert #candy #grainfree #paleo #glutenfree #refinedsugarfree #treats #vegan #keto

Healthy Homemade Candies.

I’ve never been a huge candy fan. Y’all can keep your M&Ms, Skittles, and Starbursts. Give me the chocolates! And I’m being totally honest when I say that, as much as I enjoyed chocolate candy bars and peanut butter cups pre-celiac, I love homemade versions even more! Plus, they’re guilt-free…

That’s right, these homemade candies are not only free of refined sugars and artificial sweeteners and flavors, they’re actually full of nutrition! So there’s no need to compromise your health to satisfy your sweet tooth. 😉

Healthy Candy Bars

Paleo Twix Bars from Get Inspired Everyday

Homemade Paleo Twix Bars

These homemade Twix bars from Get Inspired Every Day are easy to make, and everyone goes crazy for them! Just look at that gorgeous candy bar… how could you not go crazy over it?

Sweet & Salty Chocolate Bar 5

Sweet & Salty Chocolate Bar with Fruit & Nuts

This delicious and easy-to-make sweet and salty chocolate bar with fruit & nuts from Raia’s Recipes is the perfect healthy treat for chocolate lovers! It’s naturally gluten-free, and also dairy and refined sugar free with a paleo option.

Paleo Reese's Bars

Paleo Reese’s Bars

If you love Reese’s cups, you’ll be obsessed with these gluten free and paleo Reese’s bars from What Great Grandma Ate! They’re decadent, delicious, and made with clean ingredients!

Chocolate Coconut Bars

Easy and delicious, these paleo chocolate coconut bars from Raia’s Recipes are a hit wherever they’re served! With only a few real-food ingredients, you’ll be devouring them in no time.

chocolate peanut butter bars stacked

Healthy Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

These easy, chocolate peanut butter bars from Wholesome Yum are the best combination of gluten-free shortbread crust, peanut butter and chocolate. 15 minutes prep!


vertical image of keto almond joy bars coated in a sheen of low carb chocolate on a lavender fabric surrounded by whole almonds
Simple to make, nourishing to eat, these homemade almond joy bars from Tessa Domestic Diva are a healthy treat to take you back a favorite candy bar flavor!

Healthy Fudge

This vegan fudge is super creamy, easy to make and stays solid at room temperature! It really tastes just like traditional fudge and can also be made paleo.

Vegan & Paleo Fudge

This vegan and paleo fudge from Texanerin is super creamy, easy to make and stays solid at room temperature! It really tastes like traditional fudge and can also be made paleo.

Chocolate Sunflower Freezer Fudge cut into slices.

This easy nourishing chocolate sunflower freezer fudge from Recipes to Nourish is naturally sweetened, simple to make, full of real food ingredients and tastes like homemade Butterfinger® in fudge form!

Peanut Butter Chocolate Freezer Fudge

Peanut Butter Chocolate Freezer Fudge

This GAPS-friendly, dairy-free peanut butter chocolate freezer fudge from Raia’s Recipes is full of healthy fats, and is only sweetened with honey! It’s an easy to make, delicious treat the whole family will enjoy.

Large square of chocolate fudge cut into 9 smaller squares and topped with freeze fried raspberries.

Raspberry Chocolate Freezer Fudge

This delicious raspberry chocolate freezer fudge from Recipes to Nourish is so easy to make! This creamy, delicious, chocolatey perfection is topped with sweet, crunchy freeze-dried raspberries and flaked sea salt. It has a special nourishing protein boost too! 


In the mood for fudge? Who isn't?! This Quick & Easy Nut Butter Freezer Fudge is a simple, paleo treat for when the mood hits you. |
In the mood for fudge? Who isn’t?! This nut butter freezer fudge from Raia’s Recipes and Delicious Obsessions is a simple, paleo treat for when the mood hits you.

Easy Keto Fudge Recipe With Cocoa Powder - 4 Ingredients - This easy keto fudge recipe needs just 4 ingredients and 10 minutes prep! And, making keto fudge with cocoa powder and sea salt is super easy.

Keto Fudge

This easy keto fudge recipe from Wholesome Yum needs just 4 ingredients and 10 minutes prep! 


Healthy Truffles

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Truffles
Easy and decadent, these grain and dairy-free dark chocolate peppermint truffles from Raia’s Recipes are the perfect holiday treat! 

sprouted seed truffles

5-Ingredient Sprouted Seed Truffles

Got 10 minutes? Make these sprouted seed truffles with sprouted flax and sesame seeds from All the Nourishing Things! They’re vegan and paleo, lightly sweetened with maple syrup, and perfect for school lunches or after-school snacks! High protein, refined sugar-free, and no-bake protein balls!


verical image of dipped chocolate mint truffles with one sliced for view of soft minty center on a white plate with fresh cranberries and a dark green tablescloth
Homemade chocolate mint truffles from Tessa Domestic Diva are much easier to make than you would think! By making them yourself, you get to control the ingredients and make them a much healthier indulgence!  This recipe is Paleo AND vegan so everyone can enjoy them!
Easy, decadent, and healthy! These grain-free, dairy-free, and refined sugar-free Peanut Butter Vanilla Protein Truffles with Chocolate Ganache are the perfect treat.

Peanut Butter Vanilla Protein Truffles

These peanut butter vanilla protein truffles with chocolate ganache are the perfect treat. They’re easy, decadent, and healthy and completely free from gluten, dairy, and refined sugar!



A super easy Nutella truffles recipe! These sugar-free, gluten-free, & low carb chocolate truffles taste like Nutella & have a crunchy hazelnut coating.

Nutella Truffles

These super easy nutella truffles from Wholesome Yum are sugar-free, gluten-free, and low carb chocolate truffles taste like Nutella and have a crunchy hazelnut coating.


vertical image of 3 raspberry dusted chocolate truffles on a white plate on a light wooden surface

Chocolate Raspberry Truffles

Intensely dark and rich, these paleo and vegan chocolate raspberry truffles from Tessa Domestic Diva will knock your socks off!  And with a tart raspberry essence, you will be in any chocoholics heaven!

Cocoa dusted chocolate truffles.

4 Ingredient Sugar Free Chocolate Caramel Truffles

These healthier chocolate caramel truffles from Recipes to Nourish have the perfect, chewy, heavenly texture. They’re so easy to make, naturally sugar free, Paleo, nut free, dairy free and have a vegan option. 


Healthy Candy Cups

paleo almond butter cups in a pile on dessert plate

Homemade Paleo Almond Butter Cups

Do you love Peanut Butter Cups? You will love these homemade paleo almond butter cups from Whole New Mom! These cups with their smooth and delicious filling surrounded by rich chocolate not only taste amazing, but they’re low-carb and vegan too!


Cherry Jam Filled Chocolate Cups from What Great Grandma Ate

These 6-ingredient vegan and paleo cherry jam-filled chocolate cups from What Great Grandma Ate are the perfect Valentine’s or Halloween treat. They are so easy to make and you don’t even need to turn on the oven!

stack of homemade peanut butter cups

4-Ingredient Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

No need to waste your money on bags of unhealthy candies that are full of questionable ingredients. You’re gonna love these 4-ingredient homemade peanut butter cups!


Misc. Healthy Candies

homemade toffee

Easy Homemade Toffee

No need for any fancy equipment or even a candy thermometer when making this easy homemade toffee! Just a few ingredients and you’ll be enjoying the buttery goodness in no time.


Stovetop Candied Pecans with Maple Syrup (Gluten-Free)
Learn how to make three different renditions of addicting candied pecans from the Rising Spoon on the stove-top in as little as 10 minutes. This quick & easy recipe uses simple pantry ingredients like maple syrup, warm spices, butter, and vanilla extract so you can fix a batch last-minute for holiday desserts or homemade gifts. That is if you don’t eat them all yourself…
Chocolate covered homemade candies.
Did you grow up with See’s Candies? I did! These 4-ingredient paleo chocolate caramels are Recipes to Nourish’s See’s Candies Copycat! They’re naturally sweetened, made with real food ingredients and are absolutely delectable.

Sesame & Coconut Halva

Sesame Coconut Halva

One of my family’s favorite snacky treats is halva. Traditionally a Middle Eastern dessert, it’s usually made up of tahini. But I love this quick and easy sesame coconut halva for a fun twist.

chocolate covered strawberry candies bite

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Candies

With only a few real-food ingredients, these dairy and refined sugar-free chocolate covered strawberry candies are one treat you won’t mind indulging in!


vertical image of paleo toffees coated in chocolate stacked on top of a red with white polka-dot cloth

Toffee Caramels

Creative and delicious, these toffee caramels from Tessa Domestic Diva are paleo AND vegan!

Paleo Chocolate Mousse Stuffed Strawberries

Chocolate Mousse Stuffed Strawberries

These vegan and paleo chocolate mousse stuffed strawberries from What Great Grandma Ate are so adorable to look at, easy to make, and are a healthy, delicious dessert for Valentine’s Day or any occasion!

Close up of Honey-Sweetened Browned Butter Chocolates from

Deep and rich, these browned butter chocolates from Raia’s Recipes are a superbly delicious substitute for Hershey’s or Dove’s dark chocolates. They’re perfect for primal and/or Full GAPS, too!
candied orange peels

Need a delicious, healthy treat for your family? Try these healthier candied orange peels! They’re an easy way to take what would normally be considered food waste and turn it into something delicious!


Need more delicious, healthy candy options? Check out this post at Delicious Obsessions for more recipes!