When it comes to weight loss, you know that snacking can be an important tool. Having a little something-something every few hours keeps your metabolism humming and your blood sugar on an even keel. But eating the same old snacks day in and day out—we're looking at you, apple and string cheese—is about as exciting as watching grass grow. And then eating it. Steamed. And we wonder why donuts suddenly look like such a good idea.
Give your snacktime more pizzazz—and keep your healthy eating on track—with these 17 snacks straight from our most popular healthy cookbooks.