Margo's Healthier Desserts
(Recipe Collection)

23 Recipes Created by KOWGIRL21

Recipes in this Collection

Easy Lemon Bars
Very Good 4.8/5
(4 ratings)
Easy Lemon Bars

Cookbook creator says: Try adding some fresh lemon juice to replace part of the water for the cake mix and some lemon zest too.Submitted by PJSTIME

Carbs: 4.5g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 0.2g | Calories: 19.8
no-bake chocolate oatmeal cookies (healthier)
Good 3.5/5
(2 ratings)
no-bake chocolate oatmeal cookies (healthier)

Cookbook creator says: May need to decrease the amount of oats a bit.Submitted by CLARJES2

Carbs: 8.8g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 1g | Calories: 49.2
Citrus Cheesecake
Very Good 4.3/5
(197 ratings)
Citrus Cheesecake

Cookbook creator says: Add more of each citrus fruit juice and zest for more flavor. Sub 1/2 splenda for sugar. Make individual servings by using a muffin pan if desired.

Carbs: 26.3g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 8.6g | Calories: 177
Lightened-Up Apple Crisp
Very Good 4.3/5
(645 ratings)
Lightened-Up Apple Crisp

Cookbook creator says: Use whole wheat flour for the topping and add more spices such as nutmeg, cloves and allspice. Also, leave the peel on the apples. Can serve over lowfat cottage cheese for protein addition.Submitted by JLCROMP

Carbs: 25.2g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 1.5g | Calories: 127.4
No Bake Graham Cracker Cheesycake
Very Good 4.6/5
(475 ratings)
No Bake Graham Cracker Cheesycake

Cookbook creator says: Use one layer of crumbs & sub flavors of pudding such as cheesecake, chocolate, lemon. Try subing cottage cheese for cream cheese, add fruit in the mix. Also make in muffin pan using liners with one Nilla Wafer in the bottom instead of the graham crackers. Top with fresh fruit, canned pineapple.Submitted by HOCKIMAMA

Carbs: 16.2g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 2.8g | Calories: 80.1
Carrot Pumpkin Bars
Very Good 4.5/5
(405 ratings)
Carrot Pumpkin Bars

Cookbook creator says: Use 1/2 whole wheat flour. Try subbing pineapple. Make some in muffin pans.Submitted by ANDREWMOM

Carbs: 28.5g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 2.8g | Calories: 131.6
Crepe
Incredible! 5.0/5
(1 rating)
Crepe

Cookbook creator says: Add a splash of vanilla extract.Submitted by RENA1965

Carbs: 24.6g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 7.4g | Calories: 180.4
Five Minute Chocolate Mug Cake
Good 3.4/5
(137 ratings)
Five Minute Chocolate Mug Cake

Cookbook creator says: Add 1/4 tsp baking powder, 1/8 tsp soda, and a pinch of salt. Then add a few choc, peanut butter, or butterscotch chips.Submitted by SPITFIRE12

Carbs: 42.4g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 197.8
Super Easy Pie Crust
Very Good 4.3/5
(6 ratings)
Super Easy Pie Crust

Cookbook creator says: Looks like a good recipe to try.Submitted by JEN7162000

Carbs: 6.2g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 59.9
Self-Crust Pumpkin Pie
Very Good 4.7/5
(159 ratings)
Self-Crust Pumpkin Pie

Cookbook creator says: Sub egg plus one white for egg substitute if desired. Add pumpkin pie spice, nutmeg, cloves, and allspice.Submitted by JESSICAB1221

Carbs: 28.4g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 5.7g | Calories: 133.2
Quick Sugar Cookies
(no ratings)
Quick Sugar Cookies

I love this recipe because it is so easy to prepare. I think it goes together even faster than most cookie mixes. If desired, this recipe can easily be doubled.
Submitted by BUDGETMOM

Carbs: 9.5g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 65.8
Lemon Bars
Good 3.9/5
(17 ratings)
Lemon Bars

Submitted by ADDILA

Carbs: 8.7g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 66.9
Coach Nicole's Chewy Oat & Nut Granola Bars
Very Good 4.2/5
(240 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Chewy Oat & Nut Granola Bars

Cookbook creator says: Add sunflower seeds & choc chips, cut up the almonds, walnuts, etc. Sub lowfat milk + vanilla.Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 39.6g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 220.4
Carrot-Banana-Zucchinni Cake (Healthy!)
Incredible! 5.0/5
(5 ratings)
Carrot-Banana-Zucchinni Cake (Healthy!)

I created this recipe as a birthday cake for my daughter's first birthday using all organic ingredients, something healthy but still a treat! Yum! Make with my Cream Cheese Frosting.Submitted by MAMAAIDAN

Carbs: 28.2g | Fat: 5.5g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 3.5g | Calories: 167.9
Best Ever Carrot Cake
Very Good 4.7/5
(7 ratings)
Best Ever Carrot Cake

Cookbook creator says: Can sub applesauce for oil and add nuts and coconut if desired.Submitted by ARIANA_411

Carbs: 25.4g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 154.8
Brickle-Chip Oatmeal Cookies
Good 3.9/5
(25 ratings)
Brickle-Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Cookbook creator says: Sub half whole wheat flour and use half spenda if desired.Submitted by JEWELSRICH

Carbs: 18.9g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 135.9
Leprachaun Pie
Very Good 4.3/5
(262 ratings)
Leprachaun Pie

Cookbook creator says: Can add marshmellow and chopped nuts too. Mix pineapple juice with the pudding mix first, then add other ingredients.Submitted by NIGHTSKYSTAR

Carbs: 11.1g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 135.2
Glazed Lemon Loaf
Very Good 4.2/5
(24 ratings)
Glazed Lemon Loaf

Cookbook creator says: Poke the top of the loaf with a toothpick before glazing. Also good with subbing oranges and adding craisins.Submitted by LSAUVE

Carbs: 59.3g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 5.9g | Calories: 282.1
Apple Pockets
Very Good 4.3/5
(27 ratings)
Apple Pockets

Cookbook creator says: Use cresont dough to replace the biscuitsSubmitted by KDA1981

Carbs: 19.6g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 1.6g | Calories: 85.1
Pear Crisp
Very Good 4.3/5
(32 ratings)
Pear Crisp

Printed with permission from the American Institute for Cancer Research

Carbs: 36.4g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 3.9g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 179.7
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