Vicky Jacob-Ebbinghaus and Juarez Rodrigues, There's no accounting for taste when you're eating for two. Here are a few of the good, so-so, and decidedly nasty delectations the couple sampled. Number 6 might require a trigger warning. The chefs' verdict: "This is so delicious we actually took a pregnancy test just to make sure neither of us was pregnant. Even the one with a penis.
Weird craving and a bit embarrassing...
20 celeb mums share their WEIRDEST pregnancy cravings! | Mother&Baby
While pretty much everyone has had a food craving for that weirdly specific thing on my third consecutive week of Little Caesars every day for dinner and loving it, thank you very much , pregnancy cravings are a beast all their own. Scientists don't have a consensus on one specific cause of pregnancy cravings, but there are a few theories. Some research suggests that Neuropeptide Y, a substance responsible for appetite signals, could be increased through hormone changes during pregnancy. However, other researchers have found that pregnancy cravings may be largely psychological. Whatever the cause, when it feels like you're getting an urgent memo from the growing person in your belly to eat some pickle chips ASAP, you're going to wanna comply. Here, 12 women share their strangest, strongest, and most memorable pregnancy cravings.
20 celeb mums share their weirdest pregnancy cravings
Pregnant women sometimes crave things - weird foods or combinations of them. Everyone knows this. For some moms-to-be it's sweet things, for some it's salty and for others it's both the proverbial pickles and ice cream. Talk of cravings can be a bit overblown.
When you're pregnant, getting proper nutrition is crucial. After all, the process of growing a baby takes a lot of energy, so you're probably loading up on fruits, vegetables, and other fresh foods. With that in mind, an unexpected source of nutrition may also help you maintain a healthy gestation.