+ Reply to Thread
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 11 to 15 of 15
  1. #11
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Posts
    538
    Thanks
    242
    Thanked
    201
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    @babyla I've still been exercising since I got pregnant. I used to do high intensity workouts 4-5 times a week so I've toned it down, but still doing walking, jogging, weights and stretching. Going to start pregnany pilates soon. I've been craving lots of naughty food so it helps me to feel more balanced

  2. #12
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    1,351
    Thanks
    558
    Thanked
    730
    Reviews
    5
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    At my 10 week weigh in (first and only thus far), I had lost weight despite it being right after Christmas and feeling much heavier and bloated. I'm pretty sure for me it was because of not drinking.

    We did IVF, so I was a bit bloated from all the drugs, and was heavier than I'd have liked starting. (But my BMI was still in the healthy range, somewhere in the 24s).

    Agree with previous poster... crackers, bread, have veggies when you can stomach them. We've been doing a lot of baked potatoes loaded w/ veg and other stuff. DH has been great - he's getting his meat fix at lunch so I don't have to smell it. (I'm find to eat meat, I just don't want to smell it being cooked at all.)

    I'm 12 weeks Monday, and just starting to want salad again. I used to eat it every day, and couldn't not even fathom it for 12 weeks.

    I think as long as you're not gorging on sugar, and white bread you'll be fine.

  3. #13
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Posts
    7,877
    Thanks
    3,397
    Thanked
    5,160
    Reviews
    8
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Thanks for the replies. I've just weighed in this morning at 65.2kg. I figure if I keep on top of it then I'm not blindly just eating. Still walking and eating pretty well.

  4. #14
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Sydney
    Posts
    638
    Thanks
    49
    Thanked
    70
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I eat a lot of fruit to satisfy my sweet tooth and I try hard to eat protein and fat throughout the day to keep me satisfied and full. I try to stay mindful of what I eat but not obsess about the weight gain (otherwise I end up on the scale everyday feeling down about every kilo I gain).

    Some of the things I like to eat: fruit salad, cottage cheese (full fat... we don't eat any low fat labelled foods in our house) and tomatoes with salt and pepper, crackers with cream cheese and tomato or cucumber, handful of nuts, porridge with chia, nuts and apple, sultanas or banana, peanut butter and banana smoothie, bliss balls, salad with tuna on top, carrots with hummus, apple and cheese, avocado on it's own or on crackers or in a salad. I have also been making Vietnamese rice noodle salad quite often. It's hugely filling but very low in calories and has heaps of veggies and tastes so good!!

  5. #15
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    1,351
    Thanks
    558
    Thanked
    730
    Reviews
    5
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Oilymomma View Post
    I eat a lot of fruit to satisfy my sweet tooth and I try hard to eat protein and fat throughout the day to keep me satisfied and full. I try to stay mindful of what I eat but not obsess about the weight gain (otherwise I end up on the scale everyday feeling down about every kilo I gain).

    Some of the things I like to eat: fruit salad, cottage cheese (full fat... we don't eat any low fat labelled foods in our house) and tomatoes with salt and pepper, crackers with cream cheese and tomato or cucumber, handful of nuts, porridge with chia, nuts and apple, sultanas or banana, peanut butter and banana smoothie, bliss balls, salad with tuna on top, carrots with hummus, apple and cheese, avocado on it's own or on crackers or in a salad. I have also been making Vietnamese rice noodle salad quite often. It's hugely filling but very low in calories and has heaps of veggies and tastes so good!!
    Your list made my tummy grumble!


 

Similar Threads

  1. Weight gain
    By DreamyMummy in forum Third Trimester Chat
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 05-02-2014, 10:16
  2. No weight gain?
    By Babyoven in forum First Trimester Chat
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 31-12-2013, 11:27

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Be In BlossomWe offer physiotherapy run pregnancy Pilates, pregnancy Aerobics, and Mummy Pilates & Baby Massage classes with a ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
Cat napping?General Sleeping & Settling Chat
Private OB at Box Hill Hospital?Seeking a Maternity Hospital
Tattoo painGeneral Chat
Help! Jury duty in WAGeneral Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
Trigger: Game of Thrones Predications for 2017Movies / Music / Books / TV Chat
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›