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AIBU to have a curry?

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ProseccoPoppy Sun 10-Apr-16 21:15:15

I really really want a curry (some kind of saag something, loads of spices and garlic, yummy). However, I know from experience that will give DD (breastfed baby) terrible farts. Really bad farts, that sound like an adult's well, like either DH or the frankly pretty gassy dog and are so loud they actually wake her up if she's sleeping. She doesn't however seem to be at all uncomfortable (no fussiness or anything) and nappies are normal... So, would I be unreasonable to decide that a farting baby is a price worth paying for a lovely curry? Or am I a rubbish mummy for thinking that's a fair trade off?

EatShitDerek Sun 10-Apr-16 21:17:49

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Pinkheart5915 Sun 10-Apr-16 21:21:34

Have the curry.
If she doesn't seem Uncomfortable and nappies are normal, it's a fair trade off.

ProseccoPoppy Sun 10-Apr-16 21:22:22

Thanks Derek!

Now there's an idea... I mean it would be a shame for her to miss out on the taste sensation that is Kingfisher grin

Just broadening her horizons and all that!

SummerHouse Sun 10-Apr-16 21:23:03

I vote curry!

monkeysox Sun 10-Apr-16 21:23:41

Yanbu enjoy grin

ProseccoPoppy Sun 10-Apr-16 21:24:32

Thanks pink - I'd never eat anything that would make her uncomfortable or upset (obviously!) but V glad I'm not the only one that thinks a bit of gas isn't too dreadful!

x2boys Sun 10-Apr-16 21:24:41

I want a curry no payday tomorrow and skint envy

x2boys Sun 10-Apr-16 21:25:20

Curry now*

MooseAndSquirrel Sun 10-Apr-16 21:34:41

She's not bothered by it, so you should go for it - agree, your just broadening her pallet grin

pearlylum Sun 10-Apr-16 21:39:41

You will be doing your baby a favour. I ate loads of curry while breasteeding. When my babies were weaning they loved curry spices, happy to eat a curry at 10 months old. Now they adore all types of food, especially Indian.

blueturtle6 Mon 11-Apr-16 06:50:58

Have the curry, I had to give up on the spicy ones as lo was sick for a day or two afterwards. But if it isn't bothering her id carry on. Also had to ditch blue cheese and sushi.

Junosmum Mon 11-Apr-16 09:30:09

I'm surprised my breast milk is still white I eat so much curry. DSs farts scare the cats! But he doesn't seem bothered!

BaronessBomburst Mon 11-Apr-16 09:32:37

Curry used to make my milk go green. grin

ProseccoPoppy Mon 11-Apr-16 18:34:39

I had the curry grin. It was AWESOME. DD is happy and bouncy and all good although DH "kindly" called me at work to tell me about her (apparently very noisy) farts. He got my secretary as I was in a meeting so told her instead shock he has absolutely no filter

NotMeNotYouNotAnyone Mon 11-Apr-16 19:05:16

I'm glad you had the curry and your DH telling your secretary about the baby's farts made me chuckle

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