Wednesday, December 31, 2008

cravings


A few people have asked me if I've experienced any pregnancy cravings yet, but I think I always have cravings, especially for chocolate! I was surprised when, for several weeks, I had no interest in chocolate, and the permanent dish of dark chocolate candies on our counter lay untouched. I'm back to normal, though. A Whole Foods opened in our city a few weeks ago, and I'm so excited about good food. I didn't want to become a Whole Foods junkie, but when they offer you samples at the chocolate counter, how can you resist? I'm still vowing to shop at our local natural foods store whenever I can.


So these are a couple of snacks to fulfill that need for chocolate. My own creation--Dark chocolate drizzled popcorn, made with the most peppery popcorn--yum!


And from the chocolate counter--Piedras de chocolate or chocolate stones--aren't they beautiful? They taste even better!

2 comments:

  1. hmmmm, very interesting. I look forward to the experience of pregnancy (we've just started trying). I have very sensitive senses and I'm dying to see how I'll react to food when I'm pregnant. I'm glad to hear you're back to your beloved chocolate!

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  2. Happy 2009 Kayla! What an exciting year this promises to be! When I was pregnant, all I could think about was ice cream - you can guess what my new years resolution involves this year!

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