Healthy Hot Cocoa, Perfect for Kids on a Winter Day!

Warm Up with This Healthy Hot Cocoa Recipe on a Chilly Winter Day!

When the winter chill sets in, there's nothing quite like a warm cup of hot cocoa to bring a smile to your kids' faces. This Healthy Hot Cocoa recipe is not just a delightful treat; it's also packed with nutrients and protein, making it a great choice for growing kids. Featuring Healthy Heights Grow Daily 3+ or KidzProtein Chocolate, it's a simple yet delicious way to keep your little ones cozy and healthy during those frosty days.


  • 1/8 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 2 scoops Chocolate KidzProtein or Chocolate Grow Daily 3+
  • 1/4 cup of sugar
  • 1/4 cup of boiling water
  • 2 cups of warm milk of your choice
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • A pinch of salt
  • Optional toppings: mini marshmallows, whipped cream, chocolate sauce, cinnamon


  1. Start by combining the cocoa powder, your choice of Healthy Heights shake, sugar, warm milk, boiling water, vanilla extract, and a pinch of salt in a large bowl. Stir the mixture thoroughly until all the solid ingredients have completely dissolved.
  2. Once your hot cocoa is smooth and creamy, pour it into your favorite mugs. This is the perfect moment to let your kids personalize their drinks with their favorite toppings. Mini marshmallows, a dollop of whipped cream, a drizzle of chocolate sauce, or a sprinkle of cinnamon can make each cup special.

    This Healthy Hot Cocoa recipe is not only a delightful way to warm up on a cold winter day, but it's also a nutritious option for your kids. It can be stored in the refrigerator for up to 3 days, ensuring you have a quick, healthy treat ready whenever the winter weather calls for it.