Food·Posted on Aug 8, 201315 Healthier Versions Of Your Favorite Childhood FoodsKid-friendly food gets an upgrade.by Mackenzie KruvantBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Make and bake your own mozzarella sticks for a less-greasy treat. culinarycoutureblog.com Check out the recipe here. 2. Skip store-bought ice cream for a dairy-free option you can make with only one ingredient. thekitchn.com Grab the recipe here! 3. Bake chicken nuggets with a panko crust. marthastewart.com Grab the recipe here. 4. Skip Eggo waffles and try homemade multigrain. 101cookbooks.com Grab the recipe here. 5. Make your own tomato sauce for spaghetti to cut out unnecessary sugar. smittenkitchen.com Prego's tomato sauce has 10g of sugar in half a cup while this tomato sauce has about 3 grams. 6. Cut back on the cheese in your mac 'n' cheese. cleancuisineandmore.com This recipe calls for blended butternut squash, cashews, and nutritional yeast in place of some of the cheese. 7. Try a baked, whole wheat version of corn dogs made with turkey dogs. theskinnyfork.com Check out the recipe here. 8. Skip the eggs in your brownies to cut down on the cholesterol. whisk-kid.com Each large egg has 187 milligrams of cholesterol. Grab this egg free recipe here. 9. Use fresh fruit in PB&Js. reelflavor.com Fresh fruit is a better option than most widely available store-bought jelly. (Welch's Grape Jelly has 5 grams of sugar per tablespoon.) 10. Make your own (easy) chicken noodle soup to avoid gross amounts of sodium. chow.com Campbell's Chicken Noodle Soup has over 890 milligrams of salt in each can. Maintain control over how much salt you put in your soup with this recipe. 11. Skip store-bought popsicles for a low-fat, homemade option. static.squarespace.com This recipe can be found here. Or try a dairy-free version: onegreenplanet.org Get the recipe. 12. Add chia seeds to your pudding for a high fiber treat. marthastewart.com Chia seeds have a third of the daily recommended fiber intake for adults. Check out this recipe here. 13. Update your grilled cheese with heart healthy bread and less butter. fitsugar.com Learn how here. 14. Try using whole wheat pasta to reduce the risk of digestive issues and Type 2 diabetes. smittenkitchen.com Check out a delicious recipe for whole wheat pasta with cauliflower, walnuts, and feta here. 15. Make your own apple sauce to watch out for sugar content. bakedbree.com Canned apple sauce has 36 grams of sugar. Skip it for a homemade recipe to cut down on added sugar.