3 Ways to Make Plain Yogurt Delicious

Are you looking for ways to make eating healthy more delicious?  Try using plain yogurt in your daily routine.  Yogurt is a great base for many dishes.  It blends well with sweet fruits but can also be used as a savory topping for meat or fish.

Here are our top 3 ways to Make Plain Yogurt Delicious!

  1.  Freeze it!

We love popsicles.You can easily whip up this recipe and enjoy a cool treat later.It also serves as a low-calorie dessert or a healthy snack.Children love these pops too.


Recipe for Frozen Strawberry Pops

          1 cup chopped or frozen strawberries

 2 cups low fat or fat free greek yogurt

Gently mash fruit.  Fold fruit into the yogurt.  Fill ice-pop molds and freeze until firm, about 5-6 hours.  Store for up to 3 days.


  1. Make a Smoothie!

Filling and delicious, smoothies are all the rage for those who like to eat healthy.  It is a delicious way to get lots of energy and they are filling.   We love a Raspberry and Chocolate Smoothie.  They are very easy to make.

Recipe for Raspberry/Chocolate Smoothies:

   Place the following ingredients in your blender or smoothie maker.  Mix well. 

         ¼ cups ice cubes

         1 cup raspberries

         1 scoop Chocolate flavored Protein Powder

         1 cup Fat Free Greet Yogurt

         ¼ cup Almond Milk or Skim Milk

        1 Tbsp honey


  1.  Make a Light Cheese Spread

A great appetizer is to enjoy this creamy dip with crackers or crudité.  This one features garlic and herbs and is very creamy.  Drain the yogurt to give your dip a thicker consistency. 

Recipe for Creamy Garlic Herb Dip:

        1 Qt Yogurt, Drained

        3 Tbsp finely chopped fresh chives

        2 Tbsp chopped fresh flat leaf parsley

         ½ tsp minced garlic

        ¾ tsp coarse salt

        1/8 tsp freshly ground pepper

        Carrots and endive for crudites

        Crackers or soft bread slices

        Directions:  Combine all ingredients and serve. 

These recipes would be delicious if you are hosting guests in your apartment.


Southern New Hampshire and the city of Manchester are great places to live.  Need an apartment?  We can help you find your perfect place.

We have written the e-book on how to get an apartment!  Down load for FREE!

We love saving our residents money.  Sign up for our Quarterly Money Saving Tips Newsletter.