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I can't believe I ate ....?

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Mistyautumn Mon 25-Aug-14 08:17:19

I have just had a preggie moment where I have just eating something ridiculous. Nothing bad for baby, but for some reason at the age of 28 I have just had pop tarts for breakfast.

My mother would be ashamed!! DH bought them and I have just realised how horrible they are.

What have you guys eaten during pregnancy that you are not proud of? Xx

coolaschmoola Mon 25-Aug-14 08:30:26

Cheese and piccalilli toasties. Only after dd was born did I realise just how foul they actually are.

PenguinsIsSleepDeprived Mon 25-Aug-14 08:50:16

I had cravings for super noodles. The filth!grin

PickledSprout Mon 25-Aug-14 09:22:19

Smash potato last pregnancy.
Tinned macaroni cheese.

Mistyautumn Mon 25-Aug-14 09:37:44

You say that - I have just realised, I have eaten quite a lot of scampi in the last few months. Hmmm

McBear Mon 25-Aug-14 09:44:00

There's nothing wrong with pop tarts at any age for breakfast.

I simply ate a lot when pregnant. Every meal time was literally a meal for two and a share bag of skittles for dessert grin

CheesyBadger Mon 25-Aug-14 09:47:22

Chewed a body puff almost to bits... Mmmmm shock

wingcommandergallic Mon 25-Aug-14 09:48:57

I had rice pudding for breakfast the other day.

McBear Mon 25-Aug-14 09:57:20

Perhaps my eating habits aren't that good. Not pregnant and I ate a tin of rice pudding for breakfast yesterday.

squizita Mon 25-Aug-14 11:11:02

Yesterday I ate a giant ice cream sundae with a novelty name at my "baby shower" lunch. 10 women watching a small pregnant one eat a dessert the size of her head, obviously intended for sickly children's parties.
I like ice cream at the moment. And chocolate.

ohthegoats Mon 25-Aug-14 11:17:41

After Eights for breakfast today. Followed by a bowl of Crunchy Nut Cornflakes.

Before I got pregnant I didn't eat sugar - not for over a year. Nothing, not even ketchup because it has too much sugar in it, and only 95% cocoa dark chocolate, if chocolate at all. I've gone NUTS on chocolate the last few months. I'm looking forward to weaning myself off it again to be honest - but at the moment I just feel I NEEEEEEEED it.

DownstairsMixUp Mon 25-Aug-14 11:21:25

I was ok at the beginning of this pregnancy but now I just want to eat crap. All the time. And olives for some reason! Oh and peanuts though I try not to buy them as I'll eat the whole pack and they aren't really that good for you.

petitverdot Mon 25-Aug-14 11:21:53

Not that weird, but currently obsessed with Muller Rice. And I really fancy pop tarts now!

pregnantpause Mon 25-Aug-14 11:23:46

I ate buttered Mars bars. Daily. I'm not proud three years later- but damn it- they were good grin

ClairDeLoon Mon 25-Aug-14 11:26:15

I would eat 'inside out' as DH called it. Chicken salad or something lunch-y for breakfast, a massive meal like steak and chips for lunch, and cereal or crumpets at the dinner table grin I would be sick if I ate them the 'right way round' hmm

I put mayo on EVERYTHING too. Especially fish finger sandwiches. Mmmmm....

curiousjess Mon 25-Aug-14 11:29:29

Crab and coleslaw. Preferably together!

MildredH Mon 25-Aug-14 11:31:49

Quite a lot of Macdonalds. Like- maybe my lifetimes worth in 6 months. confused

ohthegoats Mon 25-Aug-14 14:30:38

I just ate almost a whole tiger bread baguette with butter and golden syrup. Haha. I am turning into a wasp.

KitKat1985 Mon 25-Aug-14 17:02:24

I once this pregnancy HAD to have gingerbread biscuits topped with vanilla ice cream. It was awesome. grin

JennyBlueWren Mon 25-Aug-14 19:37:58

Three packets of salt and vinegar chipsticks in a row! Been eating a pack of them or squares everyday!

gruber Mon 25-Aug-14 19:44:27

Haribo star mix. Had to be star mix. Funny thing was, I hated them before I was pregnant, still not that keen now, but I needed to know where my nearest packet was during pregnancy.

Droflove Mon 25-Aug-14 19:46:55

McD's. A few times. Totally Totton food, no nutrition but tasted so good!

Droflove Mon 25-Aug-14 19:47:16


scratchandsniff Mon 25-Aug-14 19:54:20

Just bloody everything in sight. Can't stop eating. Going to be soooo fat this time round.

BilboTheAlmighty Mon 25-Aug-14 20:17:59

I had some lovely brioche with grated gruyère for breakfast. DH was horrified, but I thought it was delicious!

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