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Diabetic Friendly Holiday Treats

Dealing with gestational diabetes over the holidays can be challenging. Don’t cheat over the holidays. Enjoy these diabetic friendly holiday treats that contain 30 carbs or less.

Easy Fruit Dip

Fruit is a healhy pregnancy treat that is naturally sweet.  It is a yummy diabetic friendly snack.  Try this easy fruit dip for with your favorite fruits. Easy Fruit Dip Recipe: (Makes about 25 servings; approximately 65 calories & 7 carbs per serving) » Read more

Sugar Free Sugar Cookies

Want to bake up some sugar cookies to leave for Santa, but need them to be sugar free so you can nibble on a few yourself?  Try these sugar free “sugar cookies”.  Roll them out just like you would the old fashioned Christmas cookies you remember making when you were a kid – just do it without all the sugar. » Read more

Low Carb Gingerbread Cake

When you think of holiday baking, gingerbread desserts are sure to come to mind.  Gingerbread men, cookies, and cakes are all part of getting into the holiday spirit.  Fill your home with the scent of gingerbread baking in the oven without ruining your diet. » Read more

Sugar Free Cheesecake

 Who doesn’t love cheesecake?  This easy sugar free cheesecake recipe is great for keeping your carbs in check.  If you are following the diabetic diet during your pregnancy or just want to keep your sugar intake under control, this is a great holiday favorite with under 30 carbs per serving. » Read more

Multi-colored Rice Krispie Treats

This treat is not only colorful and fun, it is actually fairly low in carbs too.  It's the perfect treat for pregnant moms with gestational diabetes.  Make these multi-colored Rice Krispie squares for your next holiday get together. » Read more

Low Carb Peppermint Cupcakes

Vanilla peppermint cupcakes -  yum!  These low carb cupcakes are the perfect winter dessert for the diabetic mom.   They taste great with a cup of warm peppermint tea. Peppermint Cupcakes Ingredients: (Makes about 2 dozen cupcakes; approximately 160 calories & 16 carbs per serving) » Read more