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I Boycott Processed Food

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    Should Be Illegal

    So much food is processed so bad I don't know how they can get away with even calling it food. It's all chemicals, dyes, sweeteners, the only real food is the extreme amount of salt added to it. Something like a Oreo is so insane in the nutrition value being all sugar and fat. A...
    boby6 boby6 26-30, M 4 Responses Sep 26, 2011

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    Out With Processed, In With Homemade Dinners

    Processed food is not good for you, it is usually high in sugar, salt and fat. It has tons of other stuff that I really don't understand and some of it is too scary to even print what it is, they have to put a number on the packet instead!I am a stay at home Mum so I have plenty...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 25, 2011

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    Health Claims On Junk Foods Are Dangerous

    Health claims on junk foods are dangerous because people believe the claims and then mistake the product for "healthy" or even for "real food." These are some of my favorite ridiculous health claims on food items.  All of these items are in my kitchen right now because my...
    PrincessAstrid PrincessAstrid 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 5, 2011

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    Can't Seem To Give-up...

    Ranch dressing.  I have given-up on the shelf-stable bottled variety, but I love my Naturally Fresh Lite Ranch.  It is made with mostly real, identifiable ingredients (real dairy, eggs, etc.), but it contains partially hydrogenated oil and monosodium glutamate.  I give the...
    PrincessAstrid PrincessAstrid 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 25, 2011

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    I Am So Disgusted Right Now...

    I am so disgusted with the eating habits of the people around me right now.I live with a guy roommate, and he has a girlfriend who comes over on the weekends.  Sometimes I cook for them (healthy, real food), but I have not cooked yesterday or today.  I am so disgusted because I...
    PrincessAstrid PrincessAstrid 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 1, 2011

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    I Wonder

    I WAS FOOLED WHEN I PURCHASED A JOINT OFF SALT BEEF THAT IN FACT IT WAS PROCESSED MEET I COULD NOT TELL MY LOOKING AT IT BUT THE PACKAGE SAID MADE FORMED MEET YUKTHEY MADE IT LOOK SO REAL   
    roastlamb roastlamb 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 27, 2011

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    My Almonds Contain What?!?!

    I avoid heavily processed foods and foods which contain chemicals. The other day, I bought Emerald Brand Dry Roasted Almonds as a treat for myself (on sale + I had a coupon). I've been trying not to eat them all at once because I LOVE almonds, and they are delicious. As I was...
    PrincessAstrid PrincessAstrid 31-35, F Dec 11, 2011

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    Starting Today...

    The fact that many, if not most, of the food items you can buy at a supermarket contain "non-food" ingredients is nothing new. Preservatives, colours, stabilisers, emulsifiers, colour fixatives, bulking agents, humectants, anti-caking agents, anti-foaming agents, acidity...
    lipbloss lipbloss 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 3, 2011

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    I never worked in a fast food and I hope I would never work their... I know how people are rude about those they consider below them. Like you deserve to work in such a place. When...
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    I love to go out to a small Italian restaurant near my house. they have amazing food and aren't busy as much so if I want Italian but not wait a long time for the food I can go...
    x330x x330x 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    So I went to every fast food place I knew( along with my sister Alex) until I was passed passed bloated. When I got home my belly hurt but I have some yummy homemade pie because it...
    SydneyFats SydneyFats 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    It's so yummy . Can't resist eating Chinese food. Comfort food !
    gphtaurus77 gphtaurus77 56-60, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Now this group exemplifies me better than the -I Enjoy Food And Cooking- I enjoy food without having to cook it. Because, I don't really cook. Video Games combined with this is...
    RealmRunner RealmRunner 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I love food...simple. I REALLY like Chinese, Italian, and Mexican. Ooo ooo and Hawaiian! Yum! I really spicy food though. Ever tried ghost peppers?
    AquamarineLove AquamarineLove 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have started putting mustard on a lot of foods that I eat. People say it's gross, but I like it plus it has turmeric in it and zero calories. I started liking it more when I had...
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M a week ago

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    I don't think I eat wierd food cominations. It all tastes good to me or I wouldn't eat it. Dried fish, sauerkraut and grits? Heck yeah!
    Mossonarock Mossonarock 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 25

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    I ordered food and I was constantly looking through the store window and there was this girl in my way, she thought i was constantly checking her out, but the truth is I was making...
    WhyAreAllUsernamesTaken WhyAreAllUsernamesTaken 22-25, M Aug 25

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    I've been feeling like I've gained 1000lbs. Tmi (to those who can't handle periods) PMS cravings can be the worst on top of bloating. All I wanna do is eat junk food and sleep...
    xMellowButterflyx xMellowButterflyx 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    My food addiction has gotten stronger.
    CapeTern CapeTern 61-65, F Aug 25

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    The best food I've ever tasted was at Paula Dean's restaurant in Savannah, Georgia. Never tasted anything like her food. Oh so yummy.
    lilprincess09 lilprincess09 56-60, F 3 Responses Aug 23

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    I'm basically Ron Swanson from Parks & Recreation. I LOVE breakfast food! Once a month I talk my mom into allowing us to have breakfast for dinner lol
    waywardgirl98 waywardgirl98 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 22

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    Getting My recipes To Work A true feast which represents the symbol of celebrating independence is keep about the 4th of February, when Everyone gathers around the desk and serves...
    dilmaxaa dilmaxaa 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    I love food - follow me on Instagram: mrasianlovesfood 🍴
    MrBrisbane MrBrisbane 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    that wonderul moment when your friend sits on u cause u wouldnt share your food
    Lilpikachuu Lilpikachuu 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    Giving a girl food she's your best friend for 5 minutes then forgets about you
    swaged104 swaged104 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    Food is my best friend.Always and forever lol
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    I just can't live a day without eating something spicy which is quite at odds with my younger self who used to run away at the sight of anything midly spicy! I think it was after...
    loneheart76 loneheart76 36-40, M 7 Responses Aug 21

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    I've used my own urine in food and drinks
    paul211 paul211 56-60, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    Skillet Mac & cheese at nabe in Nantucket. Awesome food & the bartender gave us advice to "snack our way around Nantucket" the proprietor also makes great hummus! Definitely worth...
    gingershark89 gingershark89 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    I've been to Borough Market a few times. It's a good place to visit and anyone who has the opportunity should do so.Tomatoes on the vine look deliciously red and ripe taste...
    Gavriella Gavriella 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    There is something about having a full fridge. My mother gave me little gems of advice when I first left home, 'never put half a tin of beans or soup in the fridge, decant it into...
    Gavriella Gavriella 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 20

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    I cook more food than I can eat because I enjoy cooking so much....good thing I have a big family!
    lailahailallah lailahailallah 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    I recently started to think that my problem may be a food addiction/ food obsession. During the last weekend I been having a lot of cravings to the point that I have stopped doing...
    CupcakeVenom CupcakeVenom 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    I love to make breakfast foods, oatmeal, French toast so many ways to make French toast, pancakes so many ways to make with loooove it with fruit, turkey bacon, eggs you can make...
    Sophia117 Sophia117 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    Cereal is my favourite food in the world, would happily eat it for breakfast, lunch and dinner
    crynel28 crynel28 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    Yep, it is no secret. I just love anything blaringly spicy. Along with cheese, chocolate and seafood I can never get enough of anything with peppers, spices or ginger in it...
    Jugemu Jugemu 31-35, M Aug 18

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    I hate eating in general food makes me feel ill no matter what it is
    RedShiftBrady RedShiftBrady 18-21 1 Response Aug 18

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    I am definitely losing the battle with food addiction. I eat way too much and not because I am hungry. In fact, I can't remember the last time I experienced real hunger. I just...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 18

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    Ever since i changed my ways of eating. I eat healthier now. Once i changed that, all i ever craved was junk food. For months!! Lately i havent really craved any of that stuff. I...
    HojaCaida HojaCaida 22-25, F Aug 17

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    I love to cook traditional food of my country . I make that all food in that pic
    Johnnystha Johnnystha 26-30, M 5 Responses Aug 17

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