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10 Low-Calorie Treats for Guilt-Free Indulgence

If you’ve been hankering for something sweet during your pregnancy, the high amounts of sugar and calories might be off-putting.

But is that really going to stop you?

Here are 10 treats that are lower in calories, higher in nutrients, but packed with sweetness to satisfy any craving:

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  • Jell-O Strawberry Parfait 1 of 10
    Jell-O Strawberry Parfait
    Impressive enough for company, with none of the guilt. And all you need is sugar-free Jello, COOL WHIP, and fruit.
    Recipe: With a Grateful Prayer and a Thankful Heart
  • Fat-Free Marshmallow Snack 2 of 10
    Fat-Free Marshmallow Snack
    Feel even less guilty for eating this campfire-reminiscent treat by using antioxidant-packed dark chocolate.
    Recipe: Better Homes and Gardens
  • COOL WHIP Berry Smoothie 3 of 10
    COOL WHIP Berry Smoothie
    A little COOL WHIP and honey sweetens up this antioxidant-packed smoothie.
    Recipe: Family Kitchen
  • Frozen Yogurt Strawberries 4 of 10
    Frozen Yogurt Strawberries
    Strawberries + yogurt = a deceptively delicious treat. Isn't this idea genius?!
    Recipe: The Beauty Book
  • Mini Banana Creams 5 of 10
    Mini Banana Creams
    A better late-night snack than a pint of Chunky Monkey in front of an open freezer. All you need is some low-calorie vanilla wafers, COOL WHIP, and ripe bananas.
    Recipe: Family Style
  • Frozen Yogurt Dots 6 of 10
    Frozen Yogurt Dots
    If you find yourself mindlessly popping candy throughout the day, try having these frozen dots of yogurt on hand. Just as yummy, but with added nutrients.
    Recipe: Good Thing Jillee
  • Skinny Frozen S’mores 7 of 10
    Skinny Frozen S'mores
    If you're craving s'mores, this fake-out is the same basic taste with a few low-cal modifications — like subbing in COOL WHIP.
    Recipe: Skinny Kitchen
  • Fat-free Watermelon Sherbet 8 of 10
    Fat-free Watermelon Sherbet
    At only 83-calories per serving, this treat is refreshing, sweet, and actually healthy.
    Recipe: Better Homes and Gardens
  • Grab-and-Go Gelatin Snack 9 of 10
    Grab-and-Go Gelatin Snack
    The added COOL WHIP is worth the 25 calories.
    Recipe: Better Homes and Gardens
  • Berry Cheesecake Dessert 10 of 10
    Berry Cheesecake Dessert
    Cheesecake for only 109 calories — it's possible.
    Recipe: Better Homes and Gardens

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