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June 26th, 2013, 06:40 PM
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allright guys I need your help I am a huge craver of junk food........ like id live on mcdonalds, slim jims, and jolopino poppers if i were allowed to.

I need to know some very quick and easy healthy pregnancy snacks like preferable open and put in mouth easy im going to try to fill my house with things that I should be eating that i wont get ticked off about having to prepare when the feed me nowwwwww hits.

so far im thinking of picking up

canned fruit
dried fruit (specifically bannana chips idk if there helthy but there yummy lol)
string chesse
nuts (probably cashews or almonds)
yogurt
and flavored rice pouches (ok so maybe not super healthy but sometimes you need cheddar broccoli rice an you need it now)


what else you guys got for me?

im terrible at thinking up healthy snacks the only thing i think of when i hear the word "healthy" is those stupid ricecakes my mom was allways eating whenever she tried to diet oh whats that sweetie you want a snack well heres a Styrofoam wafer for you to choke down im not a fan of rice cakes if ya didnt notice.
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June 26th, 2013, 06:49 PM
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Well popcorn takes a bit of prep but is healthy if you don't get butter version or add too much extra salt.

Fresh fruit and veggies too of course. If you have the money, you can buy cut up veggies.

Its hard to get healthy snacks premade since the healthiest is fresh food.
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June 26th, 2013, 08:03 PM
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Fruit (canned, dried, or otherwise) carries a lot is sugar. Fruit is fine in moderation, but don't overdo it. I like goldfish, wheat thins, and cherry tomatoes as snacks for on the go.
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June 26th, 2013, 08:14 PM
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I make my own trailmix with walnuts, almonds, granola, yogurt covered pretzels, dark chocolate chips, dried apricots, and sesame sticks.

It has a little of everthing in it and I always carry a little bag of it where ever I go.
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June 26th, 2013, 09:24 PM
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oh i love the idea of makeing my own trail mix and yogurt pretzels sound ahhmazing i didnt even think about crackers and vegies either..........how can you not think about vegies (i told you i caught preggy brain lol) I bet baby carrots an ranch whould be good
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June 26th, 2013, 09:31 PM
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Boiled eggs, apple slices and peanut butter, avocado, veggies and hummus/ranch.
Put black beans and shredded cheese on a tortilla, nuke in the microwave.
Mix granola, plain yogurt, and a drizzle of agave nectar.
Leftovers!
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June 26th, 2013, 10:02 PM
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I'm making this (peanut butter granola): Peanut Butter Granola - 10 Healthy Peanut Butter Recipes - Shape Magazine - Page 2 right now!
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June 27th, 2013, 06:14 AM
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All great ideas! good thing you posted this because I was going for bags of chips and cookies for my snacks...
I think it's time to get fruits and veggies stocked up!

kettle corn popcorn, beef jerky, almonds, peanut butter on a cracker, peanut butter on apples, wheat thins are good for you no????? greek yogart, hummus, frozen grapes!!!
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June 27th, 2013, 06:31 AM
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Graham crackers with peanut butter is a favorite of mine.
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