Drinks on a gestational diabetes diet

Staying well hydrated is very important during pregnancy and even more so if you have diabetes whilst pregnant. Drinking water doesn’t directly lower blood sugar levels, but it does flush excess sugar out of your system, so staying hydrated will help control and...

Thick Chocolate Shake

Sip it, slurp it, just enjoy it; here is my take on a no-added-sugar thick chocolate shake, just like a thick chocolate ice cream shake! Comparing my thick strawberry shake to McDonalds A McDonalds medium chocolate milkshake contains 61 grams of carbs! That’s...

Thick Strawberry Shake

You must make my thick strawberry shake if you crave a thick ice cream milkshake. Made with no added sugar, this thick strawberry shake is the perfect low-carb snack on a hot summer’s day! Comparing my thick strawberry shake to McDonalds A McDonalds medium...

Thick Vanilla Shake

Just like melted ice cream, this thick vanilla shake hits the spot on a hot sunny day. But unlike most vanilla milkshakes, mine doesn’t contain all those added sugars! Comparing my thick vanilla shake to McDonalds A McDonalds medium vanilla milkshake contains 64...

Takeaways

Many ladies still enjoy having takeaways with gestational diabetes and why not? As long as it’s not everyday then it’s one treat that you can adapt and still enjoy without causing high blood glucose levels. Making the right choices with the type of takeaway you choose...