Going low carb is a great and quick way to lose weight; so much of what we consume (and often enjoy a little too much of) is high in carbs, usually refined carbs, which quickly turn to sugar upon digestion. Changing your diet to be more low carb takes a healthy dose of discipline, as you’ll notice many foods we crave are high in carbs.
As you move forward on your brave journey into a low carb lifestyle, you’ll encounter the usual challenges, one of which is that familiar craving for a sweet treat. But tastiness doesn’t have to come at the expense of health. With these low carb sweets, you’ll be able to have your low carb cake and eat it too.
Berries Topped with Coconut Whipped Cream
This sweet snack is pretty easy to whip up, and also aesthetically pleasing. What could seem posher that sitting back to snack on berries with coconut whipped cream? Low carb, but high luxury.
Low Carb Chocolate Cake
Want your cake and eat it too? This recipe for low carb chocolate cake has a full serving of vegetables as well for an even healthier treat.
Low Carb Peanut Butter Cookies
If you’re in the mood for a more traditional sweet treat and want to do some gluten free baking, this low carb peanut butter cookie recipe is the perfect way to embody some Martha Stewart vibes while still keeping it healthy. This recipe is simple to make.
Another low carb snack that’s also low effort, dark chocolate is excellent for when you require a treat but don’t want to break your low carb streak.
Going on a low carb lifestyle can be a little daunting, but don’t feel you must give up all sweet treats. Finding low carb replacements for sweets is much easier than it seems, and these low carb snacks prove it.