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I Am Extremely Picky With Food

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                     What? That's not enough? Whatddayamean write more? Okay, all my meat has to be imppecably lean! No grizzle, no fat, no cartilage, no connective tissue no anything but lean. And I don't eat any meat that directly connectes to any cartilage, bone...
    onesofteffeteweakprettysweetts onesofteffeteweakprettysweetts 51-55, T 1 Response May 15, 2013

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    I was asked "What won't you eat" when I started naming everything off she said "Never mind what will you eat?"
    boklenHolley7 boklenHolley7 16-17, F Dec 26, 2011

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    I Would Rather Not Eat....than

    I would rather not eat than force down food that is improperly cooked or under seasoned.  I want my meats to be tender or with the right amount of sear.  I want my vegetables cooked precisely to my taste.  This is precisely why I would rather cook my own meals than...
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 4, 2010

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    I dont think it has to do with food The obsession with food comes about because of starving and denying and feeling deprived Because the behaviour that made me first restrict my...
    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F 3 Responses Oct 24

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    I was organizing bulk stuff in the pantry yesterday and overfilled a mason jar with split peas, and had some left in a bag. On a whim, I rinsed them thoroughly in a colander and...
    meowmermaid meowmermaid 36-40, F Nov 8

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    I've been forcing myself to eat more and more and I'm slowly starting to grow bigger. My clothes get tighter with every bite and I love it!
    stunfish stunfish 16-17, M Nov 13

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    ..making cabbage soup and purple slaw...
    meowmermaid meowmermaid 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 24

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    I just canned three jars of Buddha's fingers and quinces and chestnuts... In syrup. Managed not to lick the utensils so no idea WHAT this will be. Buddha's fingers slice up nicely...
    meowmermaid meowmermaid 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 4

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    A story about stuffing: My friends and I all went to Steak 'n' Shake for dinner. This was around Christmas last year and it was right when I had really started to put on a LOT of...
    bellyswell bellyswell 18-21 4 Responses Nov 3

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    I start eat some junk food (like oreo, nutella etc..), and I can't stop... I love it so much! :D I'm thinking of I will get married with food. (Just for information, I'm not fat, I...
    EnyBlack EnyBlack 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Sometimes I think I need to find a better way to deal with my problems other than with food (currently eating ice cream from the tub). But then I think at least I'm not smoking or...
    Viviq66 Viviq66 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 29

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    So I've been friends with my housemate for a while before we moved in together. I knew she had depression and was having a hard time. But I've been overseas for the last six...
    babushka212 babushka212 18-21, F Nov 9

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    I know that I'm not the only one out there. In fact, many girls and boys struggle with the impossible standards of beauty in this society. This is my story.When I was 11, my mother...
    Bluueskyee Bluueskyee 16-17, F Nov 6

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    Can I sit at your table? I will bring the food. When I travel and have no plans I have a simple ritual. It starts early morning with a simple conversation with a complete...
    Demack834 Demack834 41-45, M 36 mins ago

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    I reaaaaaally do! But it depends what food because I'm a picky eater but when I like a certain food I can't stop eating it.
    JBee99 JBee99 13-15, M 2 Responses Nov 8

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    Tell me your ultimate comfort food. Mine has to be homemade lasagne. :)
    Chaosforthefly Chaosforthefly 26-30, F 6 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I am the only one that ever cleans the house, which is fine because I'm picky about it. But I got screamed at last night for not finishing her laundry and doing mine instead of...
    hightoforgot hightoforgot 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    Mila is a young 18 year old girl that weighs only 122 pounds. She heard that a new restaurant was opening up around the world called FutureMart. A week after this restaurant...
    Stormysam Stormysam 22-25, M 2 Responses Oct 25

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    The year is 2150. The average weight is two tons. Everything has been refitted for the use of reinforced bed-mobiles. Every building, every road, everything once built for foot...
    ifrive1974 ifrive1974 13-15, M 5 Responses Nov 10

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    I am very picky about the people I talk with. I have to fully grasp & have an idea of what kind of person someone is in order to have a conversation with them. Because I'm a...
    Isayis23 Isayis23 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 25

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    It's something I cant help. I see people and I just imagine them fat. really fat. Some people more than others. And sometimes I imagine *making* people fat. This usually isn't too...
    BeccaB00 BeccaB00 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 9

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    I am extremely open minded in all aspects especially when it comes to consumption. I've eaten fried frog legs, gator, deer, raw fish, raw chicken, just kidding not raw chicken. I...
    clamthatjams clamthatjams 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 30

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    I can relate to so many stories I've read on these pages. It is so difficult to go through life when you feel flawed, and "less than" other people, when you don't like the person...
    EmperorJulian EmperorJulian 46-50, M 4 Responses Oct 31

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    in the future, i think everyone will be at least 250lbs or 113.398kg. gyms will be replaced with either fast food joints or gaining centers.there will be no more hunger or war...
    elemental1 elemental1 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 9

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    i hope in the future these things happen #1: a law has been passed saying that people must weight 250 lbs or more #2 scientists have created a pill or medicine that eliminates...
    elemental1 elemental1 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 9

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    I can't get out of the bed for some reason. It might be the fact that it's so cold out, but I'm hungry!!! Anybody wanna bring me some food? Lol
    Joey1215 Joey1215 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    Propaganda.. 80's German Group..Their rendition of Edgar Alan Poe's Dream within a Dream.. with 40's video thrown in.(Robert Niven stars in it ) This is the best version of their...
    OkCountryBoy OkCountryBoy 66-70, M Oct 26

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    I hate feeling lonely but its better than settling with someone you don't really love. damn my pickyness!!
    Emeraldteo Emeraldteo 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 27

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    On here I am. I take everything into account if I choose to send a message back. Age (I don't like talking to old men), Experiences (I refuse to chat with someone who has mostly...
    InvaderGashloog InvaderGashloog 70+, F 1 Response Oct 28

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    Now, to say I was upset is an understatement. Last night while visiting my Children I observed in silence as my MIL's eyes scan the entire house for anything out of place. Then it...
    MichelleM1988 MichelleM1988 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    I am such a picky sleeper. I wake up very easily and my body temperature goes up when I sleep. I go to sleep most nights with the fan on and blankets snug and comfortable but in a...
    DizzyGreenEyes DizzyGreenEyes 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 31

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    Ughhhhh and getting pickier with age !!! Lonely life ahead !
    anasteel2 anasteel2 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 7

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    my boyfriend and I are 6 years apart. he can tell sometimes that I am not as mature as past girlfriends. he says I get jealous and picky more than they did because of our maturing...
    taylormorgan2113 taylormorgan2113 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Well, I think everyone agrees that people live on the go today. We have a lot of "push button" convenience that have taken over our lives. Food and cooking are no different. I work...
    Darr6773 Darr6773 46-50, M Nov 9

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    Please bear with me- This will be quite a long story. If I would share this experience of mine, I should first said something about myself a'right? :) I am a junior Engineering...
    Skarizza Skarizza 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 4

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    FOOD IS MY GREATEST ADDICTION, HOW ARE YOU SUPPOSE TO BREAK AN ADDICTION AND YOU NEED WHATEVER THE ADDICTION IS TO LIVE. THERES NO RUNNING AWAY , NO HIDING, ONLY THING TO DO IS...
    DKTV DKTV 22-25, M Nov 5

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    So today after I picked up my daughter from a sleepover, we stopped by Whole Foods. I had been needing to go there for a while now anyways, so since I had showered and it was on...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 41-45, F 6 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I haven't eaten non organic foods in years. My husband and I recently walked into a corner store so he could buy a canned coffee drink. I wanted to treat myself to something, but...
    Oaktreeacorn Oaktreeacorn 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 29

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    I've been wanting to post about this for a while because it really worries me and I desperately want to reach out to others with the same problem as my friend. I will NOT be...
    daintyduck daintyduck 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    The prospect of eating my favorite meal makes me happier than just about anything. I feel guilty to admit that delicious food would be one of the top three things I'd miss most...
    KelseyLeigh123 KelseyLeigh123 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    I intrigued; what is ethnic food? Food from any ethnic group - also known as food? Or only from certain ethnic groups, in which case which groups and who decides on the...
    Sam66a Sam66a 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 13

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    I love spicy food but my nose won't stop running!!!! Indian food, Korean food, I even make my own hot sauce with ghost peppers!
    UnfortunateCookie UnfortunateCookie 36-40, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    MMMmmm Latin food. Mmm Indian food. Mmm African food. Mmm anything spicy from anywhere in the world. MMMMMMMmmmmmmmmm *licking my lips*
    DiaLuz DiaLuz 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I remember when Taco Bell had the Volcano Burrito. When they stopped selling it, a piece of me died. I had to pull myself together and move on. Since fast food restaurants rarely...
    Jononymous Jononymous 26-30, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    i love to eat any foods.but when i feel tired,asian foods works. japanese food.yumyum:)
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    One of my worst nightmares has come true. I used to be a huge foodie but my doctor just put me on a new antidepressant a few months ago and it takes away my appetite. For the past...