Low Carb Sugar Free Cooking

LCHF strawberry dessert

A note about natural sugar substitutes Disclaimer: The information in this article does not constitute advice of ANY kind. I would encourage everyone do do their own research on the internet & books by people such as David Gillespie, Sarah Gilbert ?? If you are anything like me, you probably didn’t know that such a thing existed as a natural sugar substitute. I’m sure you have all heard of saccharine, sorbitol & aspartame and other artificial sweeteners. These have been

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Blueberry Muffins

blueberry muffins

Makes about 12 , 4g carbs per muffin. Blueberry Muffins Amount Ingredient Carbs 180g/6oz almond flour 7g 30g/1oz ground chia seeds 13g 30g/1oz egg white powder 1.5g ½ tspn salt 0g 3 tspn baking powder 7.5g Natural sugar substitute equivalent to 85g sugar 0g 1 tspn guar gum 0g 125g/4oz fresh or thawed frozen blueberries (drained) 13g 1 egg 1g 2 tspn vanilla extract 1g 180ml/6fl oz coconut milk 2g Total Carbs 46g Pre heat oven to 325°F/160°C Either spray

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How to manage type 2 diabetes with diet

low carb desert ideas

My relationship with food over the years has been a difficult one. I have struggled with my weight all my adult life. My annual doctors’ blood tests had invariably resulted in my being sent for further tests (a Glucose Tolerance Test) and even though the doctor never specifically said it, the writing was on the wall. I had Type 2 diabetes in my future if I didn’t take immediate action. This realisation and a chance remark I heard at a

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Individual Sticky Date Puddings

Sticky Date Pudding & Caramel Sauce

Well these are definitely in the treat category due to the carb count but are sooo yum. Serve slightly warmed with double cream. Makes about 12 regular size or 6 large size, 17-34g carbs per muffin. Individual Sticky Date Puddings Amount Ingredient Carbs 270g chopped pitted dates 183g 1 tspn Bi carb soda 0g 1 tspn Vanilla essence 0g 60g butter 0g 100g almond flour 4g 45g flax meal 0g 30g coconut flour 10g 1½ tspn baking powder 4g Natural

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Chocolate Keto Cookies

chocolate keto biscuits

These crunchy cookies have a yummy chocolate coconut flavour. Makes about 18 cookies, 4g carbs per cookie Chocolate Keto Cookies Amount Ingredient Carbs 150g Almond flour 6g 65g desiccated coconut 13g 1/4 cup sifted cocoa powder 12g 1/2 tspn vanilla extract 1g 1 tbspn coconut flour 5g natural sugar substitute equivalent to 90g of sugar 0g ½ tspn cinnamon 0g 125g salted butter 0g 40g glucose syrup 32g ½ tspn bicarb soda dissolved in 1 tablespoon boiling water 0g Total

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