12/15/2011 07:46 am ET Updated Feb 14, 2012

Holiday Recipes: 5 Simple, Healthy Appetizers

Between gift shopping, getting out holiday cards and decking the halls... Who has time to make wholesome, gourmet appetizers? There's definitely no shortage of holiday recipes online, on TV or in magazines and newspapers... but to find ones that are both simple and healthy often can be elusive.

Luckily, there are plenty of store-bought, healthy shortcuts you can take to throw together truly guilt-free and fuss-free finger foods for your next holiday gathering. Here are five of my favorites: