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#1 araluan

Posted 20 February 2013 - 11:38 PM

Being pregnant means watching what you eat and MS usually limits what you can have. After bubs are born what would you all eat?

#2 Just the two of us

Posted 20 February 2013 - 11:44 PM

Ham and mashed egg roll! I'm going to make sure I've got one ready to go in my hospital room fridge lol.
What about you araluan?

#3 araluan

Posted 20 February 2013 - 11:48 PM

I would love a cheese fondu with chorizo, diced ham,salami and other cold meats I think oh and a maccas choc shake and sundae

#4 Le-a

Posted 20 February 2013 - 11:52 PM

A stinky mouldy salami, a coppa/olive/Brie roll, oysters natural, an outrageous bottle of champagne, and some gooey taleggio.

#5 Wildence

Posted 21 February 2013 - 12:15 AM

seafood!!!! morney oysters!

#6 Chaton

Posted 21 February 2013 - 06:05 AM

Sushi!  I'm going to get hubby to bring me some in to hospital.  

Smoked salmon - I'll put it on pizza (with brie, capers and red onion) or pasta because then its heated, but it loses its texture when it cooks.  I'll do the same with salami or other deli meats too.

And Maccas shakes.  I hadn't had one for years before I got pregnant with DS but I craved vanilla shakes so bad, and I'd have one every other day for months after DS was born.  I'm really craving the honeycomb and toffee ones.

And bubbly/red wine.  We bought a really nice bottle of red before our wedding to drink on our first anniversary but were pregnant with DS by then.  So we opened it the night we came home and had a glass each.  Think we'll do the same this time, it was such a nice relaxing thing to do.

Wildence - why can't you have cooked seafood and mornay oysters?

You reminded me of one more - cold prawns.  I could really go some cold cooked prawns and thousand island dressing to dip.

#7 MrsRadiant

Posted 21 February 2013 - 07:00 AM

Maccas shake & sundae
Cold prawns ( yay for Xmas time)

#8 IvoryLace

Posted 21 February 2013 - 07:42 AM

ohh I think I'll go back to drinking coffee again  - just love drinking espresso coffee!
Also a glass of wine, some brie cheese, dips, smoked salmon and sushi  original.gif


#9 mrslb

Posted 21 February 2013 - 08:13 AM

QUOTE (IvoryLace @ 21/02/2013, 07:42 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
ohh I think I'll go back to drinking coffee again  - just love drinking espresso coffee!
Also a glass of wine, some brie cheese, dips, smoked salmon and sushi  original.gif


this list exactly.

#10 Nataliah

Posted 21 February 2013 - 08:16 AM

Definitely sushimi, tonnes of it... with wine, bottles and bottles of wine (this won't be happening straight away though sad.gif)

#11 cherryseed

Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:21 AM

Chorizo, salmon, fetta and a vodka with cranberry and mint!

#12 Tea&Sunshine

Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:51 AM

Sushi.

McDonald's Caramel Sundae.

Husband better bring me both the moment I've delivered.

#13 Miss Bec

Posted 22 February 2013 - 12:28 PM

Wine and soft cheeses  smile1.gif

#14 Zanbam

Posted 22 February 2013 - 12:35 PM

I'm looking forward to not taking vitamins anymore, I don't do well with swallowing tablets at the best of times but throw in the nausea and its just blurgh...

Oh, and when I can I will take a tall glass, fill with ice, splash in some Bombay Saphire, a squeeze of lime and a dash of tonic...

Edited by Zanbam, 22 February 2013 - 12:36 PM.


#15 MoonPie

Posted 22 February 2013 - 12:41 PM

Sushi. Our first meal once we leave hospital will be the local sushi train.

#16 Chaton

Posted 22 February 2013 - 08:50 PM

Zanbam - I'm taking far less tablets now then when TTC!  We were trying to sway for a girl so I was taking large cranberry tablets, 3 x large calcium and magnesium tablets, one little folic acid tablet and up to 30 equal sweetner tablets a day.   blink.gif

Also, you have good taste in gin.  We have a bottle of Bombay Sapphire East that I suspect hubby will finish off before I am able to have more than the odd sip of his

#17 Zanbam

Posted 23 February 2013 - 09:20 AM

Wow Chaton[b] that is a lot of pills! 30 equals a day, I had no idea they could help gender sway (I admit though I haven't looked into swaying). Did you also eat certain foods? And I have heard different positions for conception and different times for trying to catch the egg can play a part.

I have never heard of Bombay Sapphire east! I'll have to look into it...  biggrin.gif

Eta fix spelling

Edited by Zanbam, 23 February 2013 - 09:21 AM.


#18 stephmd85

Posted 23 February 2013 - 09:38 AM

I know this question asks about "eating" but my answer is pretty much just delicious wine original.gif

#19 MrsShine

Posted 24 February 2013 - 07:41 PM

Becstar - ditto! A nice cold glass of wine and some love,y Brie cheese to go with it original.gif

#20 Monkey_Mind

Posted 24 February 2013 - 07:50 PM

Soft boiled eggs with soldiers
Sushi
Soft serve chocolate thick shake
Sundried tomato and cashew dip
Masses of cold prawns
Lots of iced coffee
Salami
Deli olives

*drool*

That's just what comes to mind... It's not like I fantasise about it (maybe) original.gif

Eta Brie, salami, sundried tomato and kalamata olives all on a cracker or 10

Edited by UpTheDuff78, 24 February 2013 - 07:52 PM.


#21 my4beautifulboys

Posted 24 February 2013 - 07:54 PM

Blue Vein cheese and Lamb's fry.

#22 MissNess

Posted 24 February 2013 - 08:03 PM

Sushi.

Oh so much sushi.

It's ALL I want to eat at the moment, and I'm going to Japan in a few weeks and can't have any yet!

There is so much stuff that I can't or don't eat that there isn't really much I'm missing out on.




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