We’d be lying if we told you the following desserts are healthy per se—they’re still desserts, after all. But we’re all about balance, and the occasional sweet treat has its place. Instead of cutting the category from your diet altogether, look for a nutrition boost in the protein department. It’s an essential macronutrient for muscle building and repair and helps your body produce important hormones, plus it keeps you satisfied and can help prevent a sugar crash. Here, 17 high-protein desserts to end your meal on a sweet note.