Skip Nav
Mother's Day
Mother's Day Gifts For Moms Who Love to Read
Spring
29 Unique Wedding Guestbook Ideas
Spring
26 Books You Should Read This Spring

Sweet or Salty?

Dear Sugar
During my pregnancy I became addicted to chocolate. My son is 18 months old now and I'm still having these cravings. At night, I eat chocolate: cookies, ice cream, donuts, cakes and Hershey Bars. I am 35 years old and I am not overweight, but one of these days, all of this chocolate is bound to catch up with me. I never liked sweets before and I want to go back to being a salt person! Sweet Melissa

Dear Sweet Melissa
Try and control your urges at night by drinking lots and lots of water - I mean drink until you feel like you are going to explode! Once you are full, you won't want to eat anything. I am sure your chocolate addiction feels like a hormone thing, but it's not. It's just a force of habit - sweet cravings are a state of mind. Once you start eating them, you'll need more and more. Try completely cutting them out for a few days - I'm willing to bet that will curb your sweet tooth a little bit.

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Facts About Goya
Why It's Time to Obsess Over Cali-Baja Cuisine
Facts About Cholula
How Dairy Affects Your Skin
Easy and Kid-Friendly Passover Recipes
Latin American Beers
$5 Meals

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Love
X