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I feel like a junkie!

I just made my boys a pb & nutella on wheat with a side of bananas and strawberries with a strawberry smoothie for lunch...then I ran down the road and grabbed a box of Supremes at Bojangles. (I crave them horribly when I'm pregnant!) My 2-year-old is looking at me like he wants to slap me...I feel like a junkie lol!!

What are you craving today?


Asked by Slinkee at 12:18 PM on Mar. 31, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Haha. Yea it happens. I dont let my kids eat to much junk food but being pregnant i crave chocolate iceing.

    Answer by Keaton_Hazel at 12:25 PM on Mar. 31, 2010

  • I have to say that I crave 7-up when I pregnant! I really dont give into many vravings, i have a very healthy, caffeine, grease free diet when Im preggo! But I would at timeslove a big pizza!LOL

    Answer by JoLee12345 at 12:39 PM on Mar. 31, 2010

  • It's because you're lighting up the same brain centres that heroin does.

    You're starving and your body is doing what it needs to get the calories necessary. Plan to eat 5-6 meals a day, even if they're small... and think of them as 'meals' rather than snacks and you'll select appropriate foods.

    Peanut butter and nutella are virtually the same food (with the exception of the cocoa), especially if you're buying sweetened, salted and shortening-added peanut butter: they're candy, not food. Real peanut butter made from nothing but peanuts is food, but Skippy and Jif are not.

    Answer by LindaClement at 2:16 PM on Mar. 31, 2010

  • When I was pregnant I craved ice cream and hot dogs on wheat rolls with mustard (not all together ;o)

    Answer by happytexasCM at 3:57 PM on Mar. 31, 2010

  • Linda, I didn't say a word what I had eaten today how could you POSSIBLY know if I'm starving myself? lol. People on here are too funny.

    Answer by Slinkee at 4:35 PM on Mar. 31, 2010