If you’re not sure what to do with that jar of unflavored gelatin, we have some fun ideas for you.
There are few Paleo foods that a) mimic candy, b) are totally kid-friendly, and c) offer major health and wellness benefits. These healthy gummy recipes fit the bill!
From tart flavors like pomegranate and cherry, to sour lemon and berry, to ultra-sweet ripe melon, the humble gummy is ever versatile. The common denominator in all Paleo gummies is grass-fed gelatin, which is an excellent source of protein and collagen – the stuff that makes for strong hair, skin, and nails.
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Gummies are also a great way to get in your vitamins. Swap your supplements for fun-shaped treats – think wobbly apple cider vinegar shots, sleep-promoting tart cherry treats, or flu-busting turmeric squares. To make gummies for the kids, set your gelatin mixture in fun molds to make healthy gummy bears or hearts. Whatever flavor you gravitate to, you’ll love that gummies are as simple to make as they are sweet.
3-Ingredient Latte Gummy Bears
Get a sweet caffeinated boost in bear form with this easy recipe that requires only coconut milk, espresso and gelatin.
Recipe: PaleoHacks | 3-Ingredient Latte Gummy Bears
Gut Healing Gummies
These gut-friendly gummies invite you to use your favorite juice – this specific recipe uses a cold-pressed variety.
Recipe: Cultivate Beauty | Gut Healing Gummies
Strawberry Lemon Gingerbread Men Gummies
Sweet and sour, these fun gingerbread man shaped gummies are a treat any time of the year.
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Strawberry Lemon Gingerbread Lemon Gummies
Sleep-Promoting Paleo Gummies
The combination of tart cherry juice and grass-fed gelatin gives these gummies powerful sleep-promoting powers.
Recipe: Rubies and Radishes | Sleep-Promoting Paleo Gummies
Gut-Healing Kombucha Gummies
Chock full of natural probiotics, these tangy-sweet kombucha gummies get an added citrus boost with grapefruit juice and zest.
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Gut-Healing Kombucha Gummies
Strawberry Cream Gummies
Packed to the brim with grass-fed gelatin, these gut-healing gummies offer a satisfyingly sweet and creamy bite.
Recipe: Mommypotamus | Strawberry Cream Gummies
Sour Strawberry Gummies
Packed with protein and fresh fruit, these gummies take only 15 minutes of hands-on time to make.
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Sour Strawberry Gummies
Sweet and juicy ripe cantaloupe translates into infinitely poppable melon gummies.
Recipe: Delicious Obsessions | Melon Gummies
Apple Cider Vinegar Gummies
Get your daily dose of apple cider vinegar with these palate-friendly gummies, thanks to the inclusion of apple juice!
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Apple Cider Vinegar Gummies
Healthy Gummy Bears
This homemade variety pack of gummy bears is a fun mix of lemonade and pineapple flavors, apricot nectar, and pomegranate-cherry.
Recipe: Mama Natural | Healthy Gummy Bears
These are a tasty take on post-dinner turmeric vitamins with all the same health benefits.
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Turmeric Gummies
Pomegranate juice makes these tart and sweet treats just right.
Recipe: Food and Sunshine | Pomegranate Gummies
Sour Melon Collagen Gummies
This kid-friendly recipe mixes the melon of your choice with slightly sour lemon juice.
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Sour Melon Collagen Gummies
Detox Green Juice Gummies
Yes, you can even eat your greens in gummy form. These fresh gummies boast big flavors from apple, ginger, and lots of greens.
Recipe: Plaid and Paleo | Detox Green Juice Gummies
Lemon Raspberry Gelatin Gummies
Like Paleo-friendly raspberry lemonade, but in gummy form. Yum!
Recipe: Autoimmune Wellness | Lemon Raspberry Gelatin Gummies
Flu-Busting Citrus and Turmeric Gummies
Packed with illness-fighting ingredients like turmeric, citrus fruits, ginger and honey, these gummies taste good when you’re sick and when you’re well.
Recipe: Greens of the Stone Age | Flu-Busting Citrus and Turmeric Gummies
Homemade Orange Gummy Bears
Simple and sweet, these gummies need only three ingredients – including fresh squeezed orange juice!
Recipe: Hollywood Homestead | Homemade Orange Gummy Bears
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