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I Crave Junk Food

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 234 People

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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 61-65, M 1 Response May 30, 2013

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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 8 Responses Oct 21, 2010

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    I wanna eat healthy but I miss junk food,

    what can I do about this dilemma?
    ManicDiva85 ManicDiva85 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 8, 2015

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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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    I eat junk food im addicted

    and my mom and the doctor thinks there gonna end that...lmao there to funny
    lostbrokeheart lostbrokeheart 18-21, F Mar 28, 2015

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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 30 Responses Jun 29, 2010

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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 Aug 20, 2014

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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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    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, 2014

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    I've been married for 17 years. My husband and I love each other and he is a good husband. He really tries. The connection that I need from him just does not come natural to him...
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    You can touch my X box you can touch my tv you can even touch me....but if you touch my ******* food.....there will be no fortress, army or God on this planet that will save your...
    Southernbell27 Southernbell27 18-21, F 6 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    mmm. i am baking some pizza rolls, anyone want a few?
    werewolfkid1987 werewolfkid1987 18-21, M 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    But am on a diet. What are the healthy options to choose from??
    easynuh easynuh 26-30, F 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Here's some food **** for you guys. 
    daniellemx daniellemx 22-25, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    Chicken fried rice, general tso's, egg rolls, crab rangoons, sweet and sour chicken....my favorites. My mouth is watering. :)
    daniellemx daniellemx 22-25, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I love to cook and try things from scratch! My favorite thing to do is try to figure out a food I've had in a restaurant and recreate it at home. I really wish for more time...
    Craftylady23 Craftylady23 46-50, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm glad that I'm not one of those people who absolutely hate their vegetables. Even as a child I ate my Brussels sprouts! So I think that like Marmite, beetroot is one of those...
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    At college, I live with six housemates - seven total including myself. Three of us are pigs. We leave our dishes out and don't take out the trash. We don't do our laundry when we...
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    But I am a little weird about it.. I think I enjoy the cooking of someone based on my feelings towards them, not based on the taste! I noticed it, it is not even just that I don...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    Food and cooking are like my favourtie things in life haha I am a huge fan of cooking and i spend a lot of time learning and studying various cuisines around the world.
    ninaSnina ninaSnina 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    So I saw something on listchallenges site where you mark what bakery food you've tried and I was surprised about some food a fair few people hadn't tried. This would be because, as...
    stargirl58 stargirl58 26-30, F a week ago

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    eat your fruits and veggies people. the recommended food pyramid is garbage.
    njoceanbreezes njoceanbreezes 41-45, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    It's great feeling free from fast food cravings. For some reason, December was the month of cravings! And Christmas/birthday food did not help! It's great that I don't always have...
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I eat fast food all the time. I will get an apple, wash it and its ready to go. I'll tell you guys a secret, (whispers) sometimes a will put a fruit in my purse so I can eat it on...
    Camehashi Camehashi 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 27

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    I love French Toast. There is a joint called, Chubby's. On Saturdays, they serve all you can eat French Toast. You may sound off on your sugar and carbohydrate alert. I am going...
    kcthinker kcthinker 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 26

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    I crave depth of soul and intensity of experience between myself and some pancakes right now.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 26

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    I made baked halibut with lemon juice, garlic, and mint for dinner tonight. It turned out really good! And I'm doing research for a culinary assignment on multicultural foods from...
    AngelEyes907 AngelEyes907 18-21, F Jan 26

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    The oldest person alive is 116 years old. She eats bacon every day. The second oldest living person eats 3 eggs per day. The oldest cat lived for 38 years and was on a diet of...
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic 26-30, F 5 Responses Jan 25

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    The weirdest food combination that I've tried was African peanut and ginger chicken with rice. The chicken was bathed in peanut butter sauce.
    Cutiepeachpie Cutiepeachpie 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 25

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    Is it racist not to eat certain ethnic foods, such as pig, or crackers?
    bigunsatx bigunsatx 36-40, M 18 Responses Jan 25

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    omg italian food is good ! like if u agree and comment ur favorite italian dish
    SebasF13 SebasF13 18-21, M Jan 24

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    I hate food , I hate to eat , I get sick when eating , but I cant resist , food tastes good , food smells good , food looks good :'( I HATE THAT FOOD TASTES GOOD !!! I HATE FOOD...
    a1aa1a a1aa1a 13-15 Jan 24

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    yall not foodies y'all are fatties :p
    apperentlyicanthavemynameagain apperentlyicanthavemynameagain 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 23

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    Last year, I lost the most weight I had in my life, over 75 pounds. Later in the year I moved across the country for my job, and within a few months, I gained back all the weight...
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    Asian food rocks, enough said.
    QueenVen QueenVen 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 21

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    I think about you all day long. The way you smell, that look in your eyes, your smile and how wonderful your laugh is, how smooth and soft your skin is and how great it will feel...
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    I was diagnosed with an infertility disorder when I was young called PCOS. It's apparently irreversible, they manage your symptoms with hormones and drugs. After 15-17yrs (dx in 20...
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    I literally love being fed especially Asian good, chopsticks and all. I'm a little princess what can I say. Sure it's my favorite food but I love the messiness and the laughter...
    ky4kiss ky4kiss 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 20

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