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November 5th, 2009, 08:12 AM
~Angela~'s Avatar Mommy to 3
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I'm due Jan 15. I have to make it through TG and Xmas dinners. How do you plan to deal with this? If your making dinner at home, have you made a menu plan yet? If your eating at someone else's house, what do you plan to eat?
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November 5th, 2009, 07:36 PM
AngelaMarie's Avatar Owen's Mommy
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We've decided to go to Cracker Barrel for Thanksgiving dinner. I'm just going to eat. I figure just one meal where I eat what I want rather than have leftovers here to tempt me. I'd have a really hard time having leftovers around.
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November 6th, 2009, 09:59 AM
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I'm due Jan 22nd, so I'll be right there with you fighting all the temptations! Lucky for me, I don't like a lot of the starchy savory holiday foods like stuffing and sweet potatoes - I'm all about the turkey! We're going to my MIL's for Thanksgiving, maybe I will try to make some whole-wheat rolls and green beans (things I know my kids will eat too) and hope I can control myself around the mashed potatoes. My main problem will be the desserts. I am nuts about holiday treats!! Artificial sweeteners make me naseous (plus I don't want the baby having them) so I'll be up a creek there. I'm going to try to make sure nobody brings my favorite desserts, and will try to make rice krispie treats out of Special K in hopes that the protein will help keep my sugar from spiking too quickly, so that I'll have some sort of a dessert.
Rachel, mama to Luke (10/13/05), Ethan (6/24/07) & Liliana (1/1/10).
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