Hands up if you feel like you’ve been snacking so much more since being confined to your home.

And as many have come to realise, staying healthy takes sacrifices — especially with your choice of food. But we are here to tell you being healthy doesn’t mean you have to put an end to your snack-monster habits. Going for wholesome quick bites is an option to allow your craving and satisfy it smartly.

And who says healthy means bland, plain, and unexciting? These recipes below will show you nutrient-rich snacks can be umami-packed, substantial, and most important of all, a breeze to whip up.

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Low-Carb/Keto-Friendly Snacks

Whether you’re a committed low-carb eater or a keto devotee, these recipes will do you good. The golden-brown parmesan crisp is a real edible joy, whereas the strawberry cream cheese bites are like Reese’s peanut butter cups — but better, bolder, and healthier by a hundred times.

10 Easy Low-Carb Veggie Snacks

Here’s the how-to on adding extra oomph to your everyday veggies. Yes, vegetables on their own are already flavourful and nutrient-packed, but these recipes will just take those flavour profiles up a notch whilst still keeping the integrity of each produce. Just what cooking should be.

Healthy Snacks To Keep You On Track

Munching on a healthy snack with zero to none of the much-needed deliciousness is nothing far from eating air. So if what you often reach for when the craving hits is a substantial snack, this video will help you fix up homemade low-carb crisps, spicy roasted chickpeas, and healthy-ish mini cheese bread sandwiches.

Easy Healthy Snack Ideas

Transforming your pantry staples into something of succulence is not hard nor laborious. These recipes here will show you how to make use of simple ingredients like nuts, bananas, apple, peanut butter, and more to create healthy yet hearty snacks to have on hand.

5 Delicious Snack Box Ideas | Back-to-School

To prevent yourself from reaching for guilty-pleasure foods with sky-high calories, make this snack box ahead to stop the craving as soon as it arises. Another plus? These snack ideas are as simple as they are satisfying.

7 Healthy Recipes For Guilt-Free Snacking

Keep your snack o’clock guilt-free and truly delicious with these recipes of sweet potato chips, zucchini carrot fritters and more. Happy snacking!

This article first appeared on Lifestyle Asia Bangkok.

Kankanit Wichiantanon
Writer, Bangkok
Kankanit is a writer by day and a baker by night. If there’s one thing you should know about her, it’s that she can wax poetic about food 24/7. Her daily routine is writing, cooking, eating, repeat. They are the things that inspire her from morning 'til night.