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I Have No Food In My House

down to the last can of peas.... 68 People

    Getting Hungry

    this past week we seemed to have run out of everything; milk, eggs, butter, and even bread. we do have some food but most of it requires one of these staples to make it. my dad has a job and makes $400-500 a week but a bank we used to owe money to keeps garnishing his paycheck...
    mirapaege96 mirapaege96 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 9, 2013

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    Literally Nothing

    We've run out of lemons, apples, bananas...anything fresh.  Yes, we have cans, but there's no can opener, so you have to use a meat tenderizer and a knife (hammer the knife down with the tenderizer).  It takes a long time, but sometimes it is worth it.  Our breaker box outside...
    kmayangi kmayangi 18-21 3 Responses Feb 14, 2011

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    No Food

    Hello my name is Anna. Im 33 yo and a survivor of extreme domestic violence. About 10 years ago. I was on my death bed after my long time boyfriend finally almost killed me. After 3 years of inn patient rehab. I was finally able to go live with my mother who did her best to help...
    fuddpuddle fuddpuddle 31-35 1 Response Jan 27, 2013

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    No Food And Friends Coming Over

    I have absolutly no food in my house and my friends planing on sleeping overi have no money to buy cokies, and snacks bcuz my family survives on food stamps urgh i have no idea what im going to doand im starving
    jadem1122 jadem1122 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 26, 2011

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    Found Ingredients For Pizza, Score!

    For the past week I've only been able to get one meal a day, usually eatten at my sister's house(who I babysit for) but I just found the ingredients for pizza so I'm making that. This is amazing because I've been so moody lately from a lack of food. My mom won't go buy anymore...
    Lunersox Lunersox 18-21 Dec 4, 2009

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    Foolish

    Hi....I am not going to give my name but I live in an apartment alone....I am 20 I used to go to college but I missed registration and so I am in a apartment till next spring. My dad told me he would kick me out if I did not have a job in 2 days. So i applied everywhere, did not...
    texasallstar texasallstar 18-21 2 Responses Oct 28, 2010

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    Its Ridiculous

    Now i am bulemic, and somedays i want to eat just to eat then throw it up, but at my house i cant do that. Its like i wake up in the morning and i go downstairs, i look in the frigarator no food just condements but no food, i look in the pantry expired canned food, i look in the...
    apml apml 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 17, 2012

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    Sad

    I am a single mother of 3 beautiful  boys. I only make 400 dollars every two week. I have taken on odd jobs to try to make it. But it is hard like this week, I have a 3 month old that has only enough formula for 3 more bottles and I only have a bag of pinto and bag of...
    k25yaden k25yaden 22-25 4 Responses May 29, 2010

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    Watered Down Ramen

    Not much I can say...  I share my food with 5 other people we have food sometimes, sometimes not. But im pretty taken care of I just don't like it when I don't have food but we usally water down ramen and eat the broth more I remember fighting over the last bit of broth in...
    IronHeart IronHeart 18-21 2 Responses May 30, 2010

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    No Food

    I've had one can of peas in the last 3 days. I hope George W Bush has a full plate this evening. Water is my staple diet.
    Whaatever Whaatever 51-55, M 3 Responses Sep 6, 2009

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    I Just Dont Knw What To Do Anymore

    Hello my name is ashley...im 22 yrs old and i live with my parents..i help out alot..whether it be bills or cooking or cleaning...my parents have always worked hard for what we have and i apprieciate everything..lately i got laid off so i havnt been able to help as much. My...
    buloverpatdbtb buloverpatdbtb 22-25 5 Responses Mar 24, 2011

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    Ah!

    I'm glad that pay day is approaching! :)
    ForeversNever ForeversNever 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 10, 2008

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    No Food And Nowhere To Go For Help

    I am 30 years old and I work every day of my life.  I pay taxes and generally do what I can to help people. My husband got laid off a month ago and his cousin lives with u and hasn't worked in 4 months.  We have tried to ask him to leave, but he is saying no that we will have...
    shylum shylum 26-30 2 Responses Dec 21, 2010

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    Emptiness

    I read some stories on here and felt bad for many.. but i dont like people to feel bad, but maybe just give advice please? So here it is: I'm 15 and have no food to eat at all. There is some in my house but its stale, spoiled, and expired. My sister and I have only been able to...
    emptydreams1 emptydreams1 13-15 1 Response Jun 26, 2012

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    It Was Sacrie

    watching the news yesterday on the number of pople with out food in this country then you can go to safeway here round the 1st of each month and see the food stamp abuse here with people selling or tradeing there food stamps for beer and other stuff it is reall sad but i...
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Sep 24, 2011

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    Empty Dreams and Cabinets

    im 16 and my family tends to do without ALOT. as of today i have clothes that are fallign apart. i have some new clothes but they are not WARM clothes nor are they my uniform clothes  for school i have to wear everyday. lately i have been falling apart and so has my mom. im...
    lilfallenangel lilfallenangel 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 22, 2008

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    Foooooooooood

    It's after 1 AM on Tuesday morning- nothing's open. Well, nothing in walking distance anyway and buses have all buggered off to somewhere or parked or something- so no night buses and I have no snacks in the house. I have stuff for dinner but nothing to snack on. If I was in...
    dfhsf dfhsf 16-17 Apr 2, 2012

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    Im In Need Of Food

    HI I AM IN NEED OF FOOD I AM FROM DARTMOUTH AND SICK HAVE NOT HAVE ANY FOOD IN OVER 3 WEEKS I NEED SOME HELP AND I AM IN HOSPITAL BED IN MY HOME ANYWAY I AM HOPEING THERE IS SOMEONE OUT THERE THAT CAN HELP ME AND MY HUSBAND
    DONNASLILBABYGIRL DONNASLILBABYGIRL 31-35 1 Response Sep 21, 2012

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    spacepixie spacepixie 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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