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Recipes For Diabetes Type 2

Updated on December 7, 2014

Recipes For Diabetes Type 2

I want to share a few awesome recipes for diabetes type 2 because you need to learn how to cook a little differently for someone who's diabetic. Knowing the proper foods to eat, to help control your diabetes, is so important to avoiding serious problems.

Everyone with diabetes should learn how to change their diet and make easy food exchanges to eliminate things that could sharply raise blood sugar levels.

Learning what you should eat is one of the most important ways of managing diabetes. Good nutritional habits do not have to be hard.

Finding good recipes to make healthful eating a part of your busy lifestyle will make it much easier on you.

Stay with me because I want to share some great and simple recipes with you today.....

You Can Learn To Manage Your Diabetes

Recipes For Diabetes Type 2 Can Help

It is much easier to manage diabetes now than years before. The reason for this

is because people are now well educated about this condition.

There have been several studies and researches done to continuously learn more about diabetes and find more ways in managing and controlling it. The recipes for diabetes type 2 will get you on your way.

The simplest way is to learn to control what you are eating. It is all about habit. It seems that we have no problem getting started with bad habits, but when it comes to good habits we struggle to stay with it. Well with these delicious recipes for diabetes type 2 you won't have to struggle.

Recipes For Diabetes Type 2

Get Your Diabetes Under Control

Millions of people have diabetes type 2 and have to maintain a special diet. But this doesn't mean you can't enjoy the things you like, you just have to make them a little differently.

The good news is you can still have all the things you love, you just need some recipes that tell you how to make them!

This one is a family favorite.

Give this one a try:


Pastry for 8 inch two crust pie

6 c. sliced tart apples

3/4 tsp. cinnamon or nutmeg

1 (12 oz.) can frozen Seneca apple juice

2 tbsp. cornstarch

Heat oven to 425 degrees. Put apples in pastry lined pan. Heat juice, cornstarch and spice (optional). Let it boil until clear. Pour over apples. Cover with top crust. Bake 50 to 60 minutes.

You don't even have to be a diabetic to enjoy these recipes, anyone wanting to cut down on the sugar in their diet will benefit from these recipes!

Recipe SureTo Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Another Recipe For Diabetes Type 2

This is one of my favorites. I have served this recipe to a large group and it was a huge hit. It will satisfy a sweet tooth craving for sure.


1 graham cracker crust

1 (4 oz.) pkg. sugar-free instant vanilla pudding mix

2 c. low-fat milk

2 bananas, sliced

1 (15 oz.) can crushed pineapple (in its own natural juice)

1 c. Cool Whip (low fat)

1 tsp. vanilla

1/2 c. pecans, chopped

Mix pudding with milk and beat until thick, pour into crust. Put

bananas over pudding. Squeeze pineapple to remove all juice.

Sprinkle on top of bananas. Cover with Cool Whip, sprinkle pecans on

top. Chill well.


How About A Great Jam Recipe For Diabetes Type 2

Give It A Try, You'll Love It


1 c. berries

3/4 c. sugar-free strawberry pop

1 pkg. strawberry sugar-free Jello

3 packets Equal

Mash the berries, add soda pop and cook 1 minute. Remove from heat and stir in Jello until dissolved. Stir in sweetener and pour in jars. Seal and store in refrigerator. Yields about 1 1/4 cups. You may use other fruits such as raspberries, peaches or cherries.

See how easy that was! and it's delicious too!

Best Selling Diabetic Cookbook

Trying to follow a diabetic eating plan for your family without a good cookbook can lead to eating the wrong foods. Not to mention, it will likely take you longer to come up with ideas for meals. You need guidance by experts so you can feel confident that what you are serving your family is safe for diabetes.

Betty Crocker worker together with International Diabetes Center to ensure that these recipes meet the strict guidelines required for diabetics. It not only contains recipes, it has nutritional tips and medical tips from doctors and nurses to further guide you to more knowledge about this disease and how to cope with it.

There are 140 delicious recipes included in this cookbook, so there will no doubt be plenty of choices to please even the picky eaters in your family.

A recipe for Creamy Vanilla-Caramel Cheesecake is one of the many desserts you can whip up for your family. Just the name of this one has by taste buds excited to try it.

Diabetic Cookbook For Kids

Kids Will Love These Recipes

America's Best Cookbook for Kids with Diabetes

All kids love cookbooks catered to children. It has a way of making them feel a little more special. This kid's diabetes cookbook is perfect for giving your child that thrill.

This book will have kid's wanting to pitch in and help cook and this results in an increased chance they will love the foods. After all, a chef loves their own cooking and favors their cooking over anyone else. Kids can be that little chef with this diabetic cookbook for kids.

There are plenty of recipes in this cookbook to not only appeal to children, the whole family will enjoy these awesome meals and treats. The recipes are nutritious and delicious. Diabetic recipes should aim for not leaving the diabetic person feeling that they are being deprived of good tasting food while the rest of the family and their friends are enjoying whatever they want. This recipe book for diabetic children fits the bill.

Here is just a sample of the recipes included in this diabetic cookbook for kids:

Chocolate and Strawberry WafflesSpaghetti and MeatballsPeanut Butter Chip Muffins

No one in your family will feel deprived after eating from this cookbook!

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      DeeHayes 8 years ago

      great recipes, I especially loved the recipe for spaghetti sauce and so did my family, thanks