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Toxic Foods

By Adam Di Stefano On November 1st, 2009, I began a 21-day holistic detox diet.  I had been meaning to go on this detox ever since a good friend of mine had done it and raved about the results. I … Continued

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A South European’s Struggle With American Food

By Andreana “Addy” Drencheva I have lived in the USA for four years now and it has always been a struggle. A struggle with homesickness. A struggle with cultural differences. A struggle with different expectations. But I’ve become used to … Continued

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Enough Of The Paper Menus!

By Mariam Shahab We’ve matured from the days of ramen noodles satisfying our mere hunger pangs, and upgraded to relying on delivery to satiate our palates. When searching for food delivery, one-stop shop sites like Campusfood, Delivery.com and Grub Hub … Continued

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Fast Food Frenzy

There’s just something about a McDonald’s sausage, egg, and cheese McMuffin that makes me want to be a fat kid. They only serve it until breakfast ends, usually around 11 a.m. (yes, I’ve figured out the schedule), but if I … Continued

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The Real Risks of Real Food

Food has always been a central theme of family gatherings, but I don’t think you could call us a typical American family. Growing up, we ate out a lot or ordered takeout simply because busy work and school schedules got … Continued

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Cooking From A Book Is So Last Century

After my sophomore year in college, I found myself living on my own for the first time in my life. Bewildered by the nature of independence, I suffered through the initial weeks on a diet of grilled cheese, cold cereal, … Continued

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The Next Overweight Generation

By Jenna Mitby Do you ever wish you could eat whatever you wanted without worrying about gaining weight? I do. But, I didn’t always have such a hostile relationship with food. Rewind to my senior year of high school, a … Continued

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It Takes Two Men To Make This Woman Happy

There is no denying it. I’m in love. But the problem is that it’s with two men: Ben and Jerry. They make some of the most delicious ice cream I’ve ever tasted and it’s even gotten to the point where … Continued

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Is Healthy Food Cool?

Food has moved beyond being a necessity; it has moved into the realm of the symbolic. Shopping at Shaws and shopping at Whole Foods say different things. It is about being green, being organic, being healthy… and being able to fit … Continued

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If You Give A Dieter A Cookie

By Alice Hu If I told you that you could lose weight by only eating cookies, would you believe me? Members of Generation Y crave instant gratification and often times we think that we can have it all. However, a … Continued