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Mint Chocolate Fudge Squares – Diabetes Self-Management

Millions of people have Diabetes and have to maintain a special diet. Right now all the stores are switching from Thanksgiving to Christmas decorations overnight and we will wake up with belly’s still full of tofurkey to the celebration of Christmas time. Let’s start with my favorite cocoa, Double-Dutch Dark. Even with carb / sugar eaters! I did make some for Christmas Gifts that wasn’t “on plan” for Trim Healthy Mama. This means you can give these to everyone who’s been on your nice list for Christmas and know they will positively try harder to remain there next year, too. ** Xylitol is five percent less sweet than sugar, it has 40 percent fewer calories (9 calories versus sugar’s 16), and a low glycemic index.

Not only does it have a chemical said to mimic being in love, but studies indicate that chocolate can improve blood vessel responsiveness (important for the prevention of heart disease), blood pressure, and cholesterol. Nah. Mix until it forms a heavy, dense paste. My kids on the other hand think it’s fantastic because quite frankly, they have nothing to COMPARE it to, and they are also not set in their ways as my picky husband is. Store bought packaged chocolate and the like made with refined sugars wouldn’t touch my lips again and I was fine with that. I used the Sukrin Fiber Syrup Gold to mimic the effects of using corn syrup and to add a warm brown sugar note to the sauce. Carefully pour semisweet chocolate mixture over white chocolate layer; spread evenly.

You assume all risks concerning the suitability and accuracy of the information within this publication. When ready to remove, run a sharp knife around the edge. Place reserved semisweet chocolate and oil in small microwavable bowl. Your nutrition facts and macros will vary depending on the ingredients you use, and the size of your individual fudge pieces. Drizzle melted chocolate over fudge. Chill. Process approximately 5 to 6 minutes.

In sweets, we run into some difficulties.

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