When you are pregnant it can be really hard to find the time and energy to make sure you are eating well. Add in morning sickness and aches and pains and it becomes even more challenging. So on the days that you are feeling up to it is important to think of meal and snack ideas you can prepare in advance. Sometimes you become ravenous when you are pregnant and you need food immediately and you cannot wait. So we came up with a list of 7 healthy pregnancy snacks that are good for you and easy to prepare in advance.
If you are looking for something to hit the spot first thing in the morning this incredible Blueberry Breakfast Cake by Fit Foodie Finds is just for you. Made with chickpea flour it is packed with extra healthy proteins to help your little one grow. The blueberries are always a great way to start your day and give you and your immune system to boot. Top it with honey or nothing at all and it is perfect to grab right when you wake up.
For moms prone to morning sickness these delicious Nausea Pops by Sabrina Alery. They’re perfectly refreshing and good for you when you are not interested in solid food. Morning sickness can be different for everyone and these are incredible not only during pregnancy but for chemo patients as well. Filled with everything you need to help your body get what it needs and make you feel a little better. They’re perfect for anyone feeling a little under the weather in the tummy department and are great to have on hand throughout your pregnancy.
Yogurt was always a big comfort food for me when I was pregnant which is why I love these delicious Homemade Fruit Bottom Yogurt Cups by Flavor the Moments. These lovely fruit and yogurt combos are perfect for when you want something you can eat right out of the fridge at midnight. These are some of the best little treats and they’re perfect for whenever you are in need of a creamy fruity treat. Plus they are super simple to put together.
Now if you are looking for something that is a little more decadent but still good for you then you want this: Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake Overnight Oatmeal by Fit Foodie Finds. These beautiful creations are the best thing in the world pregnant or not. I still love making these and they’re perfect when chocolate is the only option. Since it is just a mix and sit recipe it is simple for anyone in the house to make just for you!
When you are craving a great salty treat to eat while you are watching a movie, just you and your bump. This Sweet and Spicy Popcorn Snack Mix by the Lean Green Bean is a huge favorite of mine. It is the perfect combination when you need a movie snack for you and your upcoming baby. If you make enough you might even be able to share with the rest of the house, but we wont force you to do that!
We hope a few of these healthy pregnancy snacks will help you feeling your best during your pregnancy, no matter what you are craving!