1. E

    Sugar Free Blueberry Muffins

    1/2 Cup of Almond Milk 1/2 Cup of Agave Nectar 1 Eggs 1 and 1/2 Cups of Flour 2 Teaspoons of Baking Powder 1 Cups of Blueberries 1/2 a Teaspoon of Salt 1. Preheat the over to 400 Degrees Fahrenheit. Grease the bottoms of 12 muffin tray slots with shortening, and then...
  2. Maryjane

    Do You Think Government Regulation of Drugs is Protecting You?

    "Diabetes Drug Still Has Heart Risks, Doctors Warn"New York TimesJune 6, 2007" ...A supervisor in the drug safety office at the agency said in an interview yesterday that she was rebuked last year after calling for a stronger warning label on Avandia and a competing drug, Actos.The supervisor...
  3. B

    Can you tell me what this says about an overeater?

    The oral person's self-esteem, then, is dependent on getting food and supplies for warmth, comfort, and safety. This person has trouble trusting either his environment or his own resources. Such a person tends always to see people and objects in terms of their ability to provide him with...
  4. F

    Back-to-School with an Apple a Day?

    Natural Cures Tip of the WeekWeek of Sept 17th, 2006 Week of September 17th, 2006Back-to-School with an Apple a Day?Autumn signals not only the return of school days for many, but the organic apple farmer to our local farmer's markets. It was Benjamin Franklin who coined the phrase, "An apple a...
  5. T

    Does anyone have a recipe for white vinegar toffee?

    How about soap candy or praline? None of them appeal to me, but I have received a request to make it for a party.
  6. R

    Does anyone have a good Peppermint Schnapps cheesecake recipe? ?

    I normally make a cheesecake for every holiday luncheon, by request I'm looking for a Peppermint Schnapps recipe. If you have one that you would share in it's entirety I would greatly appreciate it.
  7. W

    When does fertility start to decrease?

    I'm 28 now and have one beautiful daughter. But, we're not planning to have another child anytime soon for a number of reasons. But, there is a part of me that still wants to have another (biological) child. So, at what age do the chances of getting pregnant start to fall or drop dramatically...
  8. E

    Protein Pancakes

    1/4c Almond flour 1/8c Whey Protein Powder 1/8c Vital Wheat Gluten 1tsp baking powder 1tbsp cinnamon (I hear this is good for us diabetics) 1pkt splenda/equal/whatever sweetener you like 1egg Splash of milk (enough to get the batter the right consistency) Mix/sift dry ingredients well, then...
  9. E

    Hollandaise Sauce

    Quick, easy & authentic . . . it's great for us PWD (people with diabetes)! Drizzled over any cooked veggie makes it a gourmet dish! 1 jumbo egg 2 capfuls lemon juice dash of salt dash of white pepper 1 stick of dairy butter, melted and HOT Whisk the egg, lemon juice & seasonings together...
  10. A

    What B vitamins are good to take to help relieve foot neuropathy?

    Ive heard that B vitamins can help relieve foot neuropathy. Can someone tell me what kind to buy at the store? Thanks :)
  11. E

    Diabetes Friendly Pancakes

    Healthier pancake combining soy flour, tofu, and a touch of spice. Ingredients 5 tbsp soy flour 3/4 oz soft tofu (equal to 3 tablespoons) 1 eggs 3 oz Soy Milk, plain, unsweetened 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon 1/4 tsp ground allspice 1 pinch salt 2 pinch ground nutmeg 3 Sweetener, granular, packet...
  12. E

    Diabetic Banana Split Pie

    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 1 c. Cool Whip 1 tsp. vanilla 1/2 c. pecans, chopped Mix pudding with milk and beat until thick, pour into crust. Put bananas over pudding...
  13. E

    Blueberry Muffins (Diabetic-Safe)

    1/2 Cup of Almond Milk 1/2 Cup of Agave Nectar 1 Egg 1 and 1/2 Cups of Flour 2 Teaspoons of Baking Powder 1 Cups of Blueberries 1/2 a Teaspoon of Salt You can use normal milk instead of Almond Milk if you like, but I use the Almond Milk because I am Lactose...
  14. E

    Diabetic Chocolate Pie

    1/2 cup semi sweet chocolate morsels 1/4 cup nonfat milk 4 oz. reduced fat cream cheese 1/4 cup Splenda 8 oz. Cool Whip Lite Graham Ready Crust, reduced fat Put chocolate and milk in a bowl and microwave for 60 seconds. Stir and microwave 30 seconds more. Meanwhile, beat cream cheese with...
  15. E

    Veggie "Fajitas"

    Super-delicious, weight-lowering receipe, great for diabetics. Ingredients: 1 Red Seet Pepper 1 Green Seet Pepper 1 Zucchini 1/4 Onion 1/4 tb.spoon chicken/veggie soup powder 1 tb.spoon soy sauce 1 1/2 tb. spoon olive oil Directions Chop onion in small pieces of approx 1/8"x1". Dice...
  16. E

    Aztec Chocolate Drink

    Historically, chocolate was first consumed as a bitter, savoury drink by wealthy Mesoamericans centuries before European contact sweetened the recipe with milk and sugar and made solid chocolate. This recipe preserves the spirit of the original chocolate drink, which is ironically better for...
  17. L

    What brand Vitamins would you recommend for someone who wants to start imroving their health?

    I've recently started eating healthy foods and exercising. I would like to start taking vitamins but have no idea where to start?I guess I need a good multi-vitamin?
  18. E

    Traditional Mexican Beans ("Pot Beans")

    This is a very easy-to-prepare dish. The original Mexican "Pot beans" (Frijoles de la olla). Perfect for diabetics, since the complex carbohidrates are absorbed slowly and there are no surges in your sugar levels. Ingredients: 3 garlic branches 1 lb Beans Drinking water (approx 1/4 galon or...
  19. E

    Delicious Diabetic Applesauce Cake

    2 eggs, well beaten 1 c. Apple Butter 1 1/2 c. flour 1/2 c. raisins 1/2 c. butter, melted 1/2 c. Fruit Sweet 1 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1/2 c. chopped walnuts Combine the eggs, butter and apple butter. Sift the flour and bake soda. Add the walnuts and raisins to the flour...
  20. E

    Delicious Diabetic Apple Pie

    6 oz. apple juice (no sugar) 4 tbsp. flour 1 tsp. cinnamon 6 c. peeled sliced apples 1 tsp. Sweet 'n Low or Sweet 10 1 pastry pie crust Put apples in large bowl. Combine apple juice, cinnamon, and flour in 2 cups glass measuring cup. Stir well and cook in microwave oven 1 minute. Stir well and...