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Crazy Pregnancy Cravings

June 29, 2016

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Cookies, hot dogs, pebbled ice and peaches. No, this is not your toddler’s wish for must-have eats during the day; this is what some of our pregnant friends actually craved during their pregnancies!

Cravings are a real part of pregnancy for many women. According to WebMD: “No one really knows why pregnancy cravings occur, though there are theories that it represents some nutrient that the mother may be lacking — and the crave is the body’s way of asking for what it needs,” says Andrei Rebarber, MD.

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If you are just trying to satisfy a nutrient your body is lacking, or just want to eat something sweet, we can’t get over how random and entertaining these cravings are!

Read on for a list of some of our favorite pregnancy craving combinations:

  •  Peaches and Ball Park Pickles
  •  Sour Patch Kids and onions
  •  Apple juice and caramel Dove chocolate
  •  HOT Cheeto Puffs
  •  Milk and cookies
  •  Peanut M&M’s, pretzels, and green apples
  •  Bacon
  •  Strawberry milk shakes and Snickers
  •  Cookie dough and sharp cheddar TOGETHER
  •  Garlic dill pickles
  •  7-11 Slurpees

  •  Waffles
  •  Apple sauce
  •  Almond Joy candybar
  •  Soft pretzels dipped in salsa
  •  Peanut butter dipped in pickles and pizza rolls
  •  Hot wings and cheese enchiladas
  •  Ketchup
  •  Blueberry muffins and Powerade
  •  Pebbled ice
  •  Hashbrowns
  •  Gummy worms
  •  Green bell peppers, cucumber, tomatoes or tomato juice
  •  Grape bubblicious bubble gum
  •  Red meat
  •  Marshmallows stuffed with Reese’s peanut butter cups
  •  Ranch flavored Pringles
  •  Potatoes
  •  Anything chocolate
  •  Cinnamon Graham Crackers dipped in milk
  •  BBQ sauce on EVERYTHING
  •  Pepperoni pizza
  •  Orange juice and coconut popsicles
  •  Lobster
  •  Salt and vinegar potato chips dipped in apple butter
  •  French fries
  •  Spaghetti and meatballs
  •  Chocolate milk and tomato sauce
  •  Avocadoes and milk
  •  Cottage cheese and Cheetos
  •  Hot chocolate
  •  Frozen lemonade and Olive Garden’s Fettucine Alfredo
  •  Banana popsicles and Bottle Caps’ candy
  •  Chicken strawberry salad
  •  Starbursts candy
  •  Lemons
  •  Burnt toast
  •  Pepsi
  •  Raisin Bran
  •  Fried chicken
  •  Reuben sandwiches
  •  Tater tots
  •  Nachos
  •  Indian food
  •  Golden Graham cereal

What do you think? We saw a recurring theme of ice, chocolate milk, sweets, pickles, and fruit. What

were your crazy cravings?

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Lacey Pappas

Mother of 2 silly boys and a new baby girl. Happily married. Love to laugh, inspire others, take pretty photos, and curl up with a good book.

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Ashley

Cheddar cheese Pringles dipped in chocolate pudding. Odd craving but i wonder how common during pregnancy it is.