What to Expect: Eating Well When You're Expecting: The All-New Guide by Heidi MurkoffWhat to Expect: Eating Well When You're Expecting: The All-New Guide by Heidi Murkoff

What to Expect: Eating Well When You're Expecting: The All-New Guide

byHeidi MurkoffAs told bySharon Mazel

Paperback | May 2, 2005

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Eating Well When You're Expecting provides moms-to-be with a realistic approach to navigating healthily and deliciously through the nine months of pregnancy—at home, in the office, over the holidays, in restaurants. Thorough chapters are devoted to nutrition, weight gain, food safety, the postpartum diet, and how to eat when trying to conceive again. And, very exciting, the book comes with 150 contemporary, tasty, and healthy recipes that feed mom and baby well, take little time to prepare, and are gentle on queasy tummies.

Eating Well comes with a light, reader-friendly tone while delivering the most up-to-date information. At the heart of the book are hundreds of pressing questions every mother-to-be has: Is it true I shouldn’t eat any food cooked with alcohol? Will the caffeine in coffee cross into my baby’s bloodstream? Help!—I’m entering my second trimester, and I’m losing weight, not gaining. Is all sushi off limits? How do I get enough calcium if I’m lactose intolerant? I keep dreaming about a hot fudge sundae—can I indulge? Guess what: The answer is yes.
Heidi Murkoff is the author of the What to Expect® series of pregnancy and parenting books. She is also the creator of WhatToExpect.com and the WhatToExpect app, which reach over 11 million expecting and new parents, and the What to Expect Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping underserved families expect healthy pre...
Title:What to Expect: Eating Well When You're Expecting: The All-New GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:470 pages, 9 × 6 × 1 inPublished:May 2, 2005Publisher:Workman Publishing CoLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0761133267

ISBN - 13:9780761133261

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Table of Contents

Introduction: The Dish on Eating Well

Part 1: Eating Well
Chapter 1: Eating well for two
Chapter 2: Eating well for a comfortable pregnancy
Chapter 3: Healthy weight gain for baby and you
Chapter 4: The nutrients that make a baby
Chapter 5: The pregnancy diet
Chapter 6: The expectant gourmet
Chapter 7: Eating safely when you're expecting
Chapter 8: Eating well whenever, wherever
Chapter 9: Eating well in every situation
Chapter 10: Eating well postpartum
Chapter 11: Eating well for the next baby

Part 2: Cooking Well
Soups and Chilies
Fish and seafood
Vegetables and other sides
"Mocktails" and smoothies