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Healthy Mug Recipes to Make In Your Microwave Right Now

Vegan Cornbread Muffin

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Everybody loves some delicious cornbread with a bowl of soup, right? Rather than opting for the boxed mix, whip up this 90-second vegan cornbread that uses just five simple ingredients. Bonus: It's sweetened with the natural sugar from applesauce.

Get the recipe: Vegan Cornbread Muffin

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Paleo Mug Cake

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You only need a handful of ingredients—there are only six on this shopping list—to make a dairy-free cookie for one. You could be generous and share with a Paleo-friendly BFF, but it's so good we doubt you'll want to share (also: These healthy cake recipes are filled with vegetables).

Get the recipe: Paleo Mug Cake

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Single-Serve Brownie

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Say hello to a rich, gooey dark chocolate brownie that has a secret sweetener: maple syrup. This mug recipe is perfect for those days when you just need a chocolate fix. Better yet, it has no added fat or refined sugar.

Get the recipe: Single Serve Gooey Brownie

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Apple Pie Peanut Butter Mug Cake

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This vegan peanut butter apple pie mug cake takes dessert satisfaction to a whole new level. It's healthier because it's full of fiber and plant-based protein. Plus, it's naturally sweetened without the calories (or time) involved in a traditional pie.

Get the recipe: Apple Pie Peanut Butter Mug Cake

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Tart Cherry Nutty Mug Cake

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If muffins are what you love, try this mug recipe for an easy breakfast with less sugar than your average bakery favorite. The tart cherries add a zing to your morning bite—and topping it with a dollop of Greek yogurt will give a punch of filling protein.

Get the recipe: Tart Cherry Nutty Mug Cake

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Banana Breakfast Mug Cake

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Start your day on a sweet note with this healthy mug recipe that clocks in under 100 calories—including the streusel topping. Add Chocolate Covered Katie's Healthy Glaze Icing to the top to take it to the next level. (Related: 10 Products That Prove Bananas Are the Most Versatile Food

Get the recipe: Banana Breakfast Cake

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Chocolate Cream Berry Fireworks Pie

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This mug recipe requires a longer wait before digging in, but it's well worth it. A twist on enjoying a healthy warm-weather classic of yogurt and fruit, this pie adds in chocolate and freezes the yogurt (a.k.a. fireworks for your tastebuds).

Get the recipe: Chocolate Cream Berry Fireworks Pie

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Chocolate Hazelnut Mug Cake

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Hazelnut lovers, rejoice: This mug recipe will make you weak in the knees after five minutes of prep time. For an even tastier bite, drop an extra spoonful of hazelnut butter into the center of the batter before microwaving—it'll turn it into a lava cake-like center.

Get the recipe: Chocolate Hazelnut Mug Cake

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Cinnamon Maple Breakfast Quinoa

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You likely consider quinoa a mainstay in your dinner rotation (especially when you're *so over* brown rice), but this quickie healthy mug recipe will convince you to make it a morning meal—trust us.

Get the recipe: Cinnamon Maple Breakfast Quinoa

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One-Minute Quiche In a Mug

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If oatmeal just isn't doing it for you anymore, take a weekend staple and add it to your daily routine with this healthy mug recipe. If you really want to cut down on time, make your mug of ingredients the night before, refrigerate, and pop in the microwave while you brew your cup of coffee. (Related: The Healthy Microwave Omelet Recipe You Can Make In 5 Minutes)

Get the recipe: One-Minute Quiche

Upside-Down Chocolate Peanut Butter Mug Cake

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This healthy mug recipe uses peanut butter powder in place of flour, making it not only gluten- and grain-free, but loaded with protein.

Get the recipe: Upside-Down Chocolate Peanut Butter Mug Cake

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