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Girls what were your cravings????

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user1466456636 Sun 26-Jun-16 11:42:07

hi everyone i can't get eneough of quavers am obsessed, i also love loads & loads of vinegar on my chips never been a fan of vinegar either? what were your cravings & what did you's have?thanks

mumtobabyI Sun 26-Jun-16 12:11:21

I had no cravings shock

I was getting excited in early pregnancy thinking i would make good use of having cravings lol wink but they just didn't come!

I did go off a few things for a while - tea especially! I used to drink about three cups a day and then just stopped. I only started drinking it after baby was about 4 months old.

PotatoBread Sun 26-Jun-16 12:13:01

I'm 34 weeks and have had no cravings other than food in general. Just can't stop eating blush

PaintedDrivesAndPolishedGrass Sun 26-Jun-16 12:17:16

Tinned green beans .... Yuk

AuntieStella Sun 26-Jun-16 12:21:04

Are you specifically asking for cravings in teen mothers?

Or for women of any age who knew they were having a girl?

I'd be in the second category with my 4th PG, and it was all for sweet things.

AliceInHinterland Sun 26-Jun-16 12:24:02

Salt and vinegar and fizzy/sour sweets for my boy and my girl.

AliceInHinterland Sun 26-Jun-16 12:25:10

And the same as potato some days it was like I didn't have an off switch.

mrsclooneytoyou Sun 26-Jun-16 12:25:11

Roast potatoes cooked in any type of animal fat...yuk

NovemberInDailyFailLand Sun 26-Jun-16 12:57:10

I craved washing powder and talc with my only girl.

Pinkheart5915 Sun 26-Jun-16 12:59:06

With DS it was apples I could eat 6-8 a day

I'm pregnant with a DD this time, and it's ice cream with olives

ShowOfHands Sun 26-Jun-16 13:05:25

Same cravings with both.

Cravings are nothing to do with the sex of the baby. They're more influenced by your health during pregnancy if anything. Often there's no pattern at all.

jimblejambles Sun 26-Jun-16 13:11:36

I had no cravings with ds1.
ds2 it was ice cold whole milk I was drinking about 8 pints a day.
Dd it was anything orange. Carrots, wotsits, oranges, orange jelly and tango

Heatherbell1978 Sun 26-Jun-16 13:17:28

Just found out I'm pregnant with #2. With #1 there were none which I was quite disappointed about! I wanted to crave something weird and wonderful. I ate a bit more melon now I look back but not sure I craved it.

Annabrooke90 Sun 26-Jun-16 13:59:11

Ice....all five of my pregnancies

bumbleclat Sun 26-Jun-16 14:16:59

Radishes confused

StarkyTheDirewolf Sun 26-Jun-16 14:46:20

Didn't think I had any cravings really but I could happily eat bacon for every meal. And soft boiled eggs. So basically a fry up! I'm limiting myself to 1 packet of bacon a week! And I only eat eggs if I've cooked them!

BeauticianNotMagician81 Sun 26-Jun-16 15:12:40

Ds1 sausage rolls
Ds2 ice & pork pie
Ds3 salt & vinegar crisps
Pregnant with ds4 and craving all things citrus even all my toiletries have had to be changed to citrus/fruity smelling products

Quietlygoingmad67 Sun 26-Jun-16 15:15:11

Dd1 - quavers and chocolate milk
Dd2 - strong black coffee or crushed ice

KayTee87 Sun 26-Jun-16 15:53:33

Ice cream and milkshakes smile

sizethree Sun 26-Jun-16 16:02:36

Virgin Mary's, mini magnums, polenta chips and the strongest craving ever for chippy chips and cheese at 2.30pm (the chip shop didn't open until 4pm. I called ahead to order at 3.55 as was so DESPERATE and my workmates still laugh at me). They were the most delicious chips I've ever tasted.
No food will ever taste as good as
Satiating a pregnancy craving!

KayTee87 Sun 26-Jun-16 16:04:45

Ice cream and milkshakes smile

Jodie1982 Sun 26-Jun-16 17:03:50

Ice! My last 5 pregnancies I was addicted. I'd lay in bed eating it. The crunch was divine! My last one was Ice and polo's. I never knew polo's gave a laxative effect till my sister told me, I'd told her I had terrible diarrhea for weeks 😂

daydream86 Sun 26-Jun-16 18:17:53

having a girl here. nothing really specifically, have developed an incredibly sweet tooth for choc and sweets which I could take or leave before pg. I went completely off chicken for a while but now just about back on it again. Eat a LOT of cheese flavoured stuff, mini cheddars, quavers, cheddar cheese etc x

mummydoc123 Sun 26-Jun-16 19:14:06

Irn-Bru...but only allowed one can per day as high in caffeine. But it is the highlight of my day. Oh, and anything citrusy (grapefruit, oranges).

needanewjob Sun 26-Jun-16 19:51:20

Another one for salt and vinegar crisps (heaven) and fizzy sweets. Oh and also San Pellegrino Limonata, a really sour fizzy lemonade which absolutely hits the spot at the moment!

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