Holidays are typically centered around indulgent food, making it far too easy to veer off track when that plate of Christmas cookies is calling your name. For someone trying to control his or her blood sugars, these times can be challenging. With smart portion sizes and creative substitutions, you can feel free to healthfully indulge in these diabetic-friendly Christmas desserts. Our gallery of swoon-worthy sweet treats is free of artificial sweeteners, yet full of holiday decadence.
Almond Butter Chocolate Truffles
Store-bought chocolates fall short compared to these homemade peanut butter and chocolate truffles. Made with almond butter and antioxidant-rich dark chocolate, you can add any toppings you like, such as coconut, chopped nuts, cocoa powder, or dried fruit. For only 6 grams of sugar per serving, the options are plentiful.