From Sour Skittles to chocolate and mayonnaise sandwiches, take a look at what these celebrity mums couldn’t get enough of while pregnant and what our favourite pregnant celebs are eating. And share your own cravings in the comments box below.
Mariah tried to keep her cravings at bay while pregnant with her twins by cooking her husband’s favourite foods. People magazine revealed that the singer would rustle up pork chops and pecan pie for hubby Nick Cannon and just allow herself a few small bites to satisfy her cravings. Image from Getty.
The former Girls Aloud singer announced her pregnancy a few weeks ago and has already tweeted about her hot and spicy cravings, saying she ‘literally cannot get enough of chilli these days…’ Image from Getty.
It was the reality star’s mum who revealed just what Kim couldn’t get enough of when she was pregnant. Speaking to E! News, Kris Jenner said, ‘Last night she craved French fries, Chinese chicken salad and artichokes.’ Image from Getty.
Now expecting her second baby, the Charlie's Angels star can’t get enough of Chinese food. ‘With this little lovely lady it’s like pan-fried noodles from any Chinese restaurant,’ Drew told E! News. ‘I drive by them and I fantasise about them. I find myself like pulling over a lot for food. Like the car just goes off the lane and over to the restaurant.’ Image from Getty.
While pregnant with her daughter Alaia Mai, now nine months, the Saturdays singer found she had a sweet tooth. When asked on Twitter what snacks she would like during a photoshoot, Rochelle responded, ‘One thing M&S chocolate eclairs.’ Image from Getty.
The oldest Kardashian sibling found she had more cravings with her second child, Penelope, now one, then she did with Mason, now four. ‘I want more junk food,’ Kourtney revealed to Parents. ‘Last time I wanted fruit and frozen yogurt. This time I'm craving those things too but I'm also craving cheese burgers.’ Image from Getty.
There was one meal that Lily couldn’t get enough of during her first pregnancy with daughter Ethel, now two – soup. ‘Ooh yes, I could do with a great big cup of soup right now,’ the singer told the Mirror. ‘Chicken, tomato – whatever I can get. That’s all I’ve really been craving. I could have it for breakfast, lunch and dinner. I’m serious – I just can’t get enough of it.’ Image from Getty.
Katie is pregnant at the right time of year – she’s tempted by Cadbury Crème Eggs. And the presenter, who’s currently expecting her first baby, is washing down Easter chocolate down with plenty of Yazoo milkshakes. Image from REX.
Holly couldn’t stop eating Kraft cheese slices when pregnant with her first child Harry, now four. And while she acknowledged it was not the healthiest habit, she felt relaxed about it, telling Now magazine, ‘It’s a bad habit – but I’m pregnant so who cares?’
Radio 1 DJ Sara Cox had one of the strangest pregnancy cravings we’ve ever heard of – chocolate and egg mayonnaise sandwiches. While the thought of that for lunch makes our stomach turn, if you can’t try something bizarre when pregnant then when can you! Image from Getty.
Tess enlisted hubby Vernon’s help with her cravings – in more way than one. The Strictly Come Dancing presenter told Fabulous magazine, ‘I don't know if I craved sex more than doughnuts! I sent Vernon on a lot of doughnut runs - I think he got more doughnuts than sex!’ Image from Getty.
Myleene said her pregnancy cravings were ‘out of control’ and sent her husband out shopping regularly. ‘Poor Graham,’ the singer told The Star. ‘I have been sending him out for chips, chocolate, cheese, orange juice, ice cream, more chips and more cheese. Anyone would think him and the girl on checkout three are having an affair. People will talk!’ Image from Getty.
Vic’s cravings when pregnant with Harper, strangely, weren’t edible. Instead, the designer craved getting more pets. ‘When I was pregnant, I just wanted to get lots and lots of animals, for some reason,’ the 37-year-old told Elle magazine. ‘We talked about cats, but David said absolutely not.’ Image from Getty.
While pregnant with her second baby, the former Spice Girl craved sushi. Emma tweeted, ‘Got a craving for sushi and I can’t have it!!!’.
It was Amy’s unusual cravings that helped her figure out she was pregnant. The BAFTA winning actress wanted almond milk – which she had never had before – and admitted to Parada magazine that she downed an entire carton in almost one go.
Celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe kept her enviable figure during pregnancy by avoiding chocolate and sweets and opting to eat plenty of sour and tart flavours, like strawberries and grapefruit. Image from Getty.
Pink was another celebrity to have a thirst for sour flavours while pregnant with her daughter Willow, now two. The pop singer told Shape magazine that she craved Sour Skittles, Sour Patch Kids and key lime pie. And she loved tucking into cheesecake. Image from Getty.