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I Crave Junk Food

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    Recently read an interesting article about why junk food is so addictive and why we crave it. Here it is for your reading delight. The processed foods in our country are heavily formulated to find the “bliss point” — the point at which sweetness, saltiness and/or texture...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response May 30, 2013

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    I Was In The Mood...

    I'm really tired today...a bad day to grocery shop.  Everything that went into the trolley today was high in energy, very processed and easy to prepare.  The kid's eyes nearly popped out of their faces when they looked into the bags....Are we having a party???  ...
    wildernessgirl wildernessgirl 36-40 35 Responses Jun 29, 2010

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    Tonight I'm really craving Vienna Sausages.

    Badly. Something is definitely wrong with me. If it converts to SPAM or potted meat...I'm checking myself in to a hospital. ;)
    RaspberryButterfly RaspberryButterfly 41-45, F Feb 25

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    I'm just craving junk food today.

    I fried some turkey up and ate it with shredded cheese. Then I cooked shrimp in butter and sautéed mushrooms in the leftover butter. I ate all that and was still craving junk so I washed a bunch of grapes and drowned them in caramel sauce. I've pretty much given into the junk...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Aug 20

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    My Stomach Is Rumbling Just Thinking About It...

    I love chips, popcorn, pretzels, Starburst, Twizzlers, ice cream, cake, cookies. Pretty much anything that is no good for you I'm almost guaranteed to love it. Right now I hardly have any of this stuff in the house and it is complete torture, especially when you are watching tv...
    babyblueeyes0417 babyblueeyes0417 22-25, F Oct 1, 2011

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    Yum Yum

    Junk food... was craving rice krispie treats, chocolate, bakery stuff like cake or pies. I cant even blame it on PMS! grrrrr
    WindyCityCat WindyCityCat 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 20, 2010

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    Sometimes I Say Yes

    Yesterday high tea well coffee accompanied with freshly creamed scones it was a delight but unhealthy particularly with the d names it had only two thankfully. That makes all the difference then, a friend responded. Chocolate and  unforgivable but guilty pleasure...
    jophene jophene 36-40, F Jul 2, 2010

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    Bad..

    I have been eating way too much crap lately. Not enough to gain weight on because i am not eating a lot of anything, but it effects my workouts when i don't eat what I am suppose to.
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 14 Responses Oct 21, 2010

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    *****, don't even lie you know you want a cheeseburger with fries right now.
    xlovelybutterflyx xlovelybutterflyx 18-21, F Sep 1

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    I'm one of those people who everyone assumes skips out on every meal because of how skinny I am. Truth is, I am always eating non-stop.
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    Going grocery shopping immediately after a healthy breakfast is interesting. I felt ill looking at the junk and came home with some things I never usually buy. Like fresh garlic...
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    There are too many thoughts in my head. And the only thing to really take them all away is pain. Lots and lots of pain. I crave it, I hunger for their floods rushing through my...
    TMP22 TMP22 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 28

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    Yes I do. I have been married for 9 yrs and seem to have lost that should have been there. I crave intimacy and don't know if I am going to get it.
    sweetgal42 sweetgal42 41-45, F 5 Responses Aug 30

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    this could be a strange one but I really want my friends to read my confession. its a bit strange and probably TMI for most folks but it is a true fantasy. its not the kind of...
    glenn4829 glenn4829 41-45, M Sep 12

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    I miss a mans touch. It's no wonder I'm a Virgo. I crave passion and intimacy. It's lonely without my soldier. I hate how he chose this path. I need a man.
    vanessamoomoo vanessamoomoo 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    BeYourselfBeBeautifull BeYourselfBeBeautifull 16-17, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I will not think these critical unexpected emergency food items provides should be in the hands of The federal government, saved in certain mystery warehouse only to be introduced...
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    expreso109 expreso109 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Almondface Almondface 31-35 Aug 24

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    I've had delicious food from fancy restaurants, had wonderful meals homemade and great food in nondescript sometimes hole in the wall places. I love a juicy steak, sushi, pizza...
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    For your soiled world stock up on newborn wipes. I made my wife laugh After i pointed out the box of hand wipe napkins at chick-fil-a (a la E-book of Eli) and said "glance honey...
    Alexander714b4xm8 Alexander714b4xm8 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    : I hate sharing my food , especially when I'm REALLY hungry and it's my favorite food & they don't take 1 bite, like they said they would, but eat like half my portion ! >:/ But...
    Haii6130 Haii6130 18-21, F Sep 10

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    Soooo yeah I love food...and I love creatives meal or eating weird combinations that would be frowned upon if others knew.... I love spicy food rather food with a lot of chilly...
    CurvyandChic CurvyandChic 22-25, F a week ago

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    I never understood the excitement for the "Whole Foods Store" you're buying over priced food that is "organic" even though you can get it soooo much cheaper at the farmers market...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    SadisticBitch SadisticBitch 31-35, F Sep 1

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    ReallyBill ReallyBill 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 1

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