How to Make Healthy Homemade Dippin’ Dots

In case you haven’t noticed yet, I’m pretty much addicted to Pinterest, and if you’re into crafting, you probably already know why.  A friend recently pinned a version of frozen yogurt dots from One Good Thing By Jillee.  I thought they looked awesome, and decided to make it a bit more of a “craft” rather than just a recipe; and this is what we ended up with.

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What You Need to Make Yogurt “Dippin’ Dots” In the Freezer

  • Yogurt
  • Bananas
  • Food coloring (optional, especially if you use fruit or berry yogurt)
  • Plastic zip bags
  • Cookie sheet
  • Freezer

 

 

 

 

 

 

What I Learned the Hard Way:

#1. You really, really have to squish the bananas or else the chunks will be too big to fit through the hole when you’re piping the mixture onto the cookies sheet.

#2. If you used cheap plastic bags, they will probably leak.

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Lorna Doone Brewer is a freelance writer, also known as the Queen Bee. She lives in the beautiful Inland Northwest with three spirited daughters and a wildly outnumbered husband.

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6 comments

  1. ter

    im a grown up n i think this sounds good when the heat lets up n i can get shopping im going to get stuff n try it.. hope u dont mind if i pass this along to someone


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    Lorna Doone Brewer

    AM – You could totally replace the food coloring with pureed berries and still get some fun colors. I’d even experiment with some vegetable juices just to see what happens!

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