Preg And Cant Stand One Thing I Love.....baking

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CakeFIED Posted 18 Nov 2011 , 6:17pm
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am abt 6weeks preg and nausea is getting the best of me.cant stand smell even those i used to love...cinnamon. Am really strugling and at the same time dont want to disapoint my clients.

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Polarcakes Posted 18 Nov 2011 , 6:23pm
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Is there someone you know or trust to help you out? Maybe they could help with parts of the baking that you currently are experiencing troubles with?

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lissyUK Posted 18 Nov 2011 , 10:08pm
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Congratulations on your pregnancy!

But.... i totally understand your pain! I set up my business and soon after found out I was pregnant. I then had hyperimesis gravidarum which is hardcore morning sickness! (Day and night grossness, on a drip etc)

Doing cakes while feeling so poorly is rubbish, but for most regular people (excluding me icon_sad.gif ) it passes after 3-4 months of pregnancy.

Until then, try wrapping up warm and opening all the windows while you're baking to blow the smell through. Fresh air really helps so much. If there's a smell that you're ok with, try having some essential oils on a hanky nearby so you can give it a sniff if you're dealing with a tricky smelling ingredient.

Hope you feel better soon - put your feet up as often as you can - the first few months are blooming tiring x

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Vista Posted 18 Nov 2011 , 10:45pm
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Keep a lemon handy. I had terrible morning sickness with my youngest. Lemons were the only thing that helped. When I got nauseous I just cut one in half and took a lick. Worked like a charm. I know it sounds weird, but I found the remedy online, and it was the only thing that worked.

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CakeFIED Posted 19 Nov 2011 , 5:12am
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thanx guys will definately give ur suggetions a try am sure i will eventually find something that will work for for someone to help dont have anyone yet ?

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