Looking for a list of low carb snacks to give you some ideas? This list will be frequently updated as I come across more snack ideas that work for low carb diets, gestational diabetes and diabetic diets. Since most of us don’t have time or the inclination to cook elaborate snacks, most of these can be thrown together in a matter of a few minutes. If the snack item on the list requires a recipe, the name of the snack will link to its corresponding recipe.
Carb counts next to each item will need to be verified with your own brands, but this gives you a good estimate for each snack. Continue reading
I came across this low carb recipe for cheese crisps on YouTube the other day and just had to share it. It fits all the criteria for the perfect low carb snack – quick, easy and tasty! I also really like the versatility of being able to cook it either in the microwave or on the stove. I’ve included a recap below the video for those of you who would rather just read about it. Continue reading
Getting kids to eat healthy foods is hard enough, without throwing blood sugar and carb counts into the mix; when you are looking for diabetic snacks for kids, planning meals can become so challenging. Sometimes I wonder how my kids can manage to get satisfied on like, 2 bites of a sandwich, but they do! Healthy diabetic snacks for kids can be fun and exciting, though, and by choosing colorful, fun foods, you can encourage your little one to eat a balanced and healthy diet without making them eat foods they don’t enjoy. The following tips and list of snacks will help you win the battle for healthy snacking. Continue reading
Peanut butter is quite possibly the best food in the world, if you ask me – which you must have, because you’re here! It was first created in 1895 to help patients who couldn’t eat solids, and I bet they would have agreed at how wonderful this stuff really is…at least until the 20th day in a row of eating it. If you are counting carbs and love peanut butter, you probably could use some tips on low carb peanut butter snacks. Each of the snack ideas in this article are under 20 grams of carbs and pack a good protein punch to help carry you through to your next meal. Continue reading