By Caitlyn Diimig, RD
Indulge in a healthier handheld frozen treat. It’s never been easier to find ice pops with benefits or lower-calorie ice cream classic.
Sweet and creamy(and good-size)ice cream sandwiches for 160 calories? Sign us up. Enjoy classics like vanilla and chocolate, or mint and snickerdoodle, between tender cookies. $4.49 for a six-count box at stores nationwide.
Stay hydrated with electrolyte-replenishing pops. Enjoy these shelf-stable treats frozen or chilled for just 15 calories per two pops. Each box comes with four flavors: orange, blue raspberry, cherry, and grape. $5 for 16-count box at stores nationwide.
The low-calorie pints are now available as pops in four popular flavors: Mint Chip, Peanut Butter Swirl, Strawberry Cheesecake and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. Each pop contains 60 calories or less, with only 3 grams (or less!) of added sugars. $6 for a six-count box at stores nationwide.
These Snack Buddies frozen Greek yogurt pops are 50 calories or less. They’re designed for kids, but adults love them, too. Prefer a more adult-size treat that also contains probiotics? Try the creamy Sea Salt Caramel for 100 calories. $5-$6 for four and eight count boxes at stores nationwide.
Get an antioxidant boost from real fruit (ti’s the first ingredient!). The Raspberry and Banana flavors are dunked in 70 percent dark chocolate, are only 110 calories, and have 2.5 grams of saturated fat. For a tart pick-me-up, reach for Raspberry. For a creamy treat, choose Banana. $4.39 for a five-count box at stores nationwide.