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Breastfeeding hunger!

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NuzzleandScratch Mon 03-Dec-12 23:14:53

I'm liking the Nutella suggestions! I'd prefer healthy suggestions, but my main objective is filling, I hate eating something & still feeling hungry. I can remember when dd1 was about 5 months, and I'd just eaten a full roast dinner, & hardly felt like I'd eaten! It was like the food had immediately been put into milk production!

DoingTheSwanThing Mon 03-Dec-12 23:02:46

Sorry. But as a continuation of the theme; salted pretzels dipped in microwaved nutella. Seriously, it's the business.

DoingTheSwanThing Mon 03-Dec-12 23:01:09

Rice cakes, with peanut butter and nutella.
Ah. You wanted healthy suggestions, didn't you?
Not helpful but divine

NuzzleandScratch Mon 03-Dec-12 19:51:14

Thanks all, some good ideas there! Particularly salivating at the idea of tortellini! Sadly I don't like bananas, wish I did!

cairnterrier Mon 03-Dec-12 19:20:49

Crunchy peanut butter on malt loaf. First dreamt up during furst pregnancy and still a favourite snack now smile

forevergreek Mon 03-Dec-12 19:17:42

avocado on a bagel! yum

Small bowl of porridge with pumpkin/seaseme seeds
Pre-Prepared salad with bread roll
Dark chocolate
Fresh tortellini (sp) with pesto?

Don't forget to drink lots of water smile

flipflopson5thavenue Mon 03-Dec-12 18:44:24

make a batch of pasta salad and scoff it cold?

jaggythistle Mon 03-Dec-12 18:13:12

<stuffs face>

I've been having Greek yoghurt (full fat of course) sometimes with fruit. sometimes with just golden syrup

I'm a bit stuck too and have ended up having a lot of cereal bars.

DS2 is 7mo now but I still get more hungry sometimes smile

NuzzleandScratch Mon 03-Dec-12 17:52:58

Ha ha, yes, not liking houmous could be a problem in that scenario! I do like it, so will try that, thanks.

TerrariaMum Mon 03-Dec-12 17:50:55

Try toast with hummus or carrot sticks with hummus. This worked for me. Unless you hate hummus in which case, don't.

NuzzleandScratch Mon 03-Dec-12 17:45:29

Dd2 is 4 and a half months, and I'm finding I feel so hungry, especially in the afternoons! Of course I'm eating the regulation cakes/biscuits wink, but I'm wondering others eat as a filling snack? I'm very slim, so not trying to lose weight. I sometimes have toast, but it just doesn't fill me up. I remember feeling like this when dd1 was this age. I also tend to have dinner quite late, as it can take a while to settle both children to bed, so I need something to keep me going until then, and ideally stop me grabbing sugary rubbish.

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