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#1 of 16 Old 11-18-2006, 10:57 PM - Thread Starter
 
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anyone else feel no desire to eat at all. I actually went out and bought some instant breakfast (shoot me for the traitor that I am) because I'm worried about it.

Nothing sounds good and everything just makes me miserable with heartburn.

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Yep - I feel hungry all the time, but it takes about 4 bites to fill me to stuffed. NOT fun.

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Im weird these days--some days I want to eat everyting in sight! Other days, I can only eat a bowl of cereal with yogurt...

I wouldn't worry too much; I think your body is just working itself out. Unless you loose weight, I would just try to get good veg/fruit juice in you... maybe a yogurt smoothie type thing? With wheatgerm and faxseed?

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Mmmm....chocolate instant breakfast with a big scoop of vanilla ice cream, blended to yummy perfection. I'm not having any eating issues as of yet, as you could've probably guessed.

I hope it passes for you soon.

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Eating is fine but I had a huge aversion to breakfast food in the first tri and that has returned so I eat leftovers (Especially spaghetti) at 7 am. Oh well

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Yes! I was the SLIGHTEST bit anemic at my last midwife visit, and now I'm taking an iron supplement that makes me feel like I have morning sickness most of the day! I think I'm going to start taking it every other day, and hope for the best.

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I eat mostly b/c I make myself eat but usually I'm really just not very hungry. I don't know why. My reflux isn't as bad as it was a few weeks ago. So I don't know what the deal is.
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I'm tired of thinking about food and trying to figure out what to eat. None of my formerly favorite foods are the least bit exciting, and although I'm hungry a lot I *hate* thinking about food. Ugh. Food sucks.

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I'm tired of thinking about food and trying to figure out what to eat. None of my formerly favorite foods are the least bit exciting, and although I'm hungry a lot I *hate* thinking about food. Ugh. Food sucks.
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Although I have no appetite whatsoever. My MW recommended some protein shakes from the local health food store. I just hate thinking about eating! I'm sick of cooking!

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Yeah, I am having a hard time finding appealing things to eat. I don't have an appetite for anything. I think it is just the progression, these babies will be coming soon and our bodies are reacting to the changes.


Though I do still have a taste for peppermint stick ice cream


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I think I've had this my whole pregnancy. I swear I just eat for nutrition, and even then sometimes it's hard. The only thing that ever sounds good to me are really high fat foods. I had trouble gaining weight till around 24 weeks, so maybe my body just needed the fat. I dunno. But yeh, sometimes I wish there was a jetsons pill.
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Though I do still have a taste for peppermint stick ice cream
I LOVE peppermint stick ice cream. It's my all time favorite. Thankfully, though, I haven't found it at the store yet. I haven't looked either. Now I'll be looking. That'll be another 5 lbs.

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Though I do still have a taste for peppermint stick ice cream
oh - that sounds delightful !!

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That ice cream does sound yummy. I haven't had any real issues with eating yet at all. No cravings either! Just lots and lots of loud, uncontrollable belching (which I am guessing is my body's way of not getting heartburn!)... so overall I consider myself blessed.

to all the mamas having a harder time though!
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I am with you. Nothing sounds good and my heartburn has gotten worse! I swear I have to force myself to eat! yuck.

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I LOVE PEPPERMINT ICECREAM

trader joes has these peppermint oreo type cookies now, too...

I am usually not a cookie eater, but these are good...

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