Foodie Friday: 5 Delicious Low-Carb Breakfast Ideas for Diabetics
Whether you’re diabetic or just want to cut back on carbs, here are 5 delicious low-carb breakfast ideas to start your day off right!
Looking for tasty, filling and simple low-carb breakfast ideas?
Here are 5 delicious protein-packed recipes that are not only low in carbs, but full of energizing nutrients to keep you satisfied and help curb junk food cravings!
1. Vegetables & Eggs Cooked in Coconut Oil
This delicious, nutrient packed breakfast is guaranteed to become one of your go-to recipes. It’s got so much natural flavor thanks to a range of spices, which may also help kick start the metabolism.
All you’ll need is frozen vegetables, coconut oil, eggs and a spice mix. If you’re not a spice fan, you can alternatively use salt and pepper to season the dish. Find the quick and easy recipe here.
2. Fried Eggs with Broiled Tomatoes
If you’re looking for a light and healthy breakfast idea, this is an excellent choice. Broiling the tomatoes give them a much sweeter flavor by bringing out the natural sugars, and the eggs will provide energy and keep you feeling full until lunch time. Scallions and Parmesan cheese bump up the flavor.
Check out this simple recipe here.
3. Bacon & Eggs
What goes better together than bacon and eggs in the morning? This unique recipe shows you a different way to cook these common breakfast staples.
It’s a little more time consuming to prepare than some of the other recipes on the list, but the results are definitely worth it. Removing the yolk of the hard boiled eggs and filling them with cream cheese makes this a surprisingly creamy, low-carb and protein-filled breakfast you’ll want to cook over and over again!
4. Cream Cheese Pancakes
If you’re a pancake lover, you’ll love this simple recipe. Not only are these pancakes low-carb, but they’re also gluten free!
All you need is four ingredients including cinnamon, eggs, cream cheese and a granulated sugar substitute like xylitol. It’s surprising how good these actually taste considering they are so quick and simple to make.
Find the full recipe for these tasty, fluffy pancakes here.
5. Apples with Almond Butter
If you find you struggle to eat much at breakfast time, this very simple recipe is perfect. All you need is an apple and some almond butter and you have a tasty, filling, low-carb breakfast or snack!
You can make use of store-bought almond butter, but for best quality and flavor it’s worth making your own, which is very easy. You can find the recipe for a low-carb almond butter here.
Overall, no matter what type of breakfast you’re in the mood for, you can always find plenty of low-carb recipes to suit your preferences. The above 5 low-carb breakfast ideas are just a few of the delicious meals you can enjoy on a low-carb diet.
I’m sure my father-in-law is going to like these recipes! I’m going to share these to him. Thanks for sharing!