I Think Its Odd How Our Taste Changes As We Get Older

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    For Me, It's A Texture Thing.

    I used to HATE bananas and yogurt when I was younger.  Now I love bananas and fruit yougurts (although I still don't like "Greek" yogurt, too rich, and any of the sweet flavors, like vanilla or chocolate etc.)  I still can't stand scallops or sweet potatoes, so I...
    friendnotfood friendnotfood
    22-25, F
    May 18, 2010

    I used to hate spicy foods

    but now I love it and put sriracha on everything! I loved Brussel Sprouts as a kid and now I hate them . That's about it for the food changes. Some things never change though, I still hate cooked mushrooms (they taste like soil to me) , maple syrup , anything coconut flavored...
    ArtsyFaerie32 ArtsyFaerie32
    31-35, F
    Oct 29, 2014

    Not Odd, But Natural.

    It's not odd for our tastes to change when we get older, but perfectly natural. There are still a lot of things I still love now that I loved as a kid, but there are also a lot of things I no longer like that I once loved, or vice versa. It's perfectly normal & natural for...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings
    31-35, F
    May 18, 2010

    Preferences Not Tastebuds

    Like others in this group I've acquired a taste for many foods I used to hate, but find changing tastes in other areas to be more odd or unexpected. I had a need for speed when I was young and still open her up at times, but no longer feel that the highway is my personal...
    zillaron zillaron
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Jun 30, 2009

    It Scares Me

    Because of anxiety and hearing loss, I probably wouldnt go to loud dance club like before...but put a bullhorn in my hands and Id still harrass pedestrians
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 7, 2009

    Several Things Have Changed Since I Was Younger

    My decorating taste used to be modern, and now I adore anything antique.I used to hate but now love carrots, peanut butter, pistachios, salad, and ranch dressing.I used to pray to God every night to magically turn my hair into a beautiful copper red, but now I love my dark hair.I...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    Dec 15, 2011

    For example, I used to hate cheese

    when I was a kid, now I love it! I guess old people were right, or opinions do change as we get older. Ha! XD
    InvaderGashloog InvaderGashloog
    70+, F
    1 Response Oct 29, 2014

    Odd Indeed.

    I eat tons of foods that I couldn't stand when I was younger, and have stopped eating certain things I loved as a kid.   Broccoli, onions, sweet peppers, saurkraut, green peas....just to name a few things I used to loathe and adore now.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 21, 2009

    Our Taste

    My taste has changed alot in different department. 
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Sep 7, 2011
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