Meal Recipes

The Best Low Carb Tortilla Chips

A Crunchy and Salty Snack for Your Low-Carb Diet Finding satisfying crunchy salty snacks can be challenging if you’re watching carb intake. Tortilla chips, a favorite for many, often don’t make the cut due to their high carbohydrate content. However, low-carb tortilla chips are an excellent alternative that allows you to enjoy your favorite snacks …

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The Best Baby Shower Menu- Gestational Diabetes Edition

The Ultimate Baby Shower Menu for Gestational Diabetes Moms Pregnancy is a time of joy and excitement with family and friends. Do not let following a gestational diabetes diet ruin your time to celebrate. Throwing a gestational diabetes baby shower full of blood sugar-friendly foods that guests and the mama-to-be can enjoy is pretty simple …

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The Best Protein Bagels with Caramelized Vidalia Onions

Missing your bagels but watching carbs? I have the solution for you!  This air fryer protein bagel recipe with caramelized Vidalia onions has all the fluffy goodness and taste without the carb overload. I’m thrilled that it’s Vidalia onion season. These onions, with their unique sweetness and high fiber content, are a culinary delight. Grown …

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The Best Gestational Diabetes Dinner Ideas

10 Gestational Diabetes Dinner Ideas- Great for Prenatal Nutrition Gestational diabetes affects over 1 in 10 women during pregnancy (1). Planning meals to help control your blood sugars can feel daunting, especially at dinner time. In this blog, we’re making life a little easier by reviewing easy gestational diabetes-friendly dinner ideas. Creating the Ideal Gestational …

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The Best 20 Healthy Super Bowl Snacks

Whether you’re a football fan or a Swiftie, this year’s Super Bowl is something for everyone. If you have gestational diabetes this season or are watching carbs, fear not. Traditional Super Bowl food ideas tend to be high on carbs, but many healthy Super Bowl snack ideas are crowd-pleasers without the sugar rush.   In this …

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The Best Protein Shakes for Diabetics and Gestational Diabetics

Managing diabetes in pregnancy is not for the weak. During pregnancy, you may experience food aversions, nausea, vomiting, heartburn, and just plain discomfort. All these things can impact our nutrition and make it challenging to follow your gestational diabetes meal plan. This is where protein shakes for diabetics are an easy solution. Liquid foods are …

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The Best Gestational Diabetes 7-Day Meal Plan

The Best Gestational Diabetes 7-Day Meal Plan Eating a Healthy Meal Plan for a pregnancy with gestational diabetes is relatively simple. No need to stress that you won’t get enough calories or nutrients for you and your little one; this gestational diabetes meal plan highlights nutritious foods that are simple to meal prep even for …

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Easy Postpartum Recovery Nutrition for The Busy Mom

Growing and delivering a baby is one of the most nutritionally depleting and exhausting tasks women will face. Most focus on nutrition during pregnancy, but pay little attention to nutrition after delivery. The fact is nutrient requirements in early postpartum are actually higher than during pregnancy, making food as medicine an essential for postpartum recovery. …

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The Best Protein Bagel- Gluten-Free

I’m constantly craving bread in any form, so I am super excited that my protein bagel recipe works! These are addicting and are delicious in ever version. The raisins and cinnamon protein bagel are perfect if you have a sweet tooth. The everything but the bagel seasoning or sea salt version is super savory. These …

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Best Tips & Recipes for Thanksgiving with Gestational Diabetes

Thanksgiving is a time for gratitude, family, and, of course, delicious food. However, for those managing gestational diabetes, the holiday season can bring challenges in maintaining blood sugar levels. With thoughtful planning and mindful choices, it’s possible to enjoy a festive Thanksgiving while keeping gestational diabetes under control. Remember a Low-carb Thanksgiving does not mean …

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Easy Fall Gestational Diabetes Meal Plan with Recipes!

 I’m delighted to present a tailored gestational diabetes meal plan for autumn, carefully designed to keep your blood sugar in check while savoring fall flavors. This plan aims to ensure your pregnancy remains healthy and well-nourished by incorporating seasonal produce. Each meal contains under 30g of high-fiber carbs paired with healthy fat and protein to …

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