Food Carnival
Food Carnival
Food Carnival

Ever wondered what makes that canned chicken soup taste so good? Convinced that’s a real lemon in your flavored water? Think again! Processed foods are loaded with chemicals, even the ones that trick you into thinking the flavor is real.

We want a burst in the beginning, and then maybe a finish that doesn’t linger too much so that you want more of it. — Female Tasteologist

You don’t want a little linger because you are not going to eat more of it if it lingers — Male Tasteologist

Ah, so, I see it’s going to be a quick fix, and then — Morley Safer

Have more — Male Tasteologist

Have more.. and that suggests something else… — Morley Safer

exactly — Male Tasteologist

which is called addiction — Morley Safer

exactly — Male Tasteologist

you are trying to create an addictive taste. — Morley Safer

That’s a good word — Male Tasteologist

What til you hear what Michelle Haggan creates her flavors of raspberries with! It isn’t raspberries!

Just because a label states “natural flavors” doesn’t mean it comes from the fruit on the label! For instance: Strawberry and vanilla flavor can come from a beaver’s backside!

Now, if you wonder why I don’t buy or use processed foods, this is only one reason. As a whole, if I can’t spell something in the ingredients with out looking, or pronounce it, I don’t put it in my mouth. Too much sugar, too much salt, too much fat.. is it even real food?

Personally, I would rather the flavors that make me want to come back for more, again and again, be real, and good for you.

What do you think about this story? Do you agree we are “living in a food carnival”? Do you make home made rather then processed foods? Sound off below.


Bri K is a mom and grandmother, enjoying the next chapter of her life on the mission of leveling up after 50! Bri doesn't believe that once you hit a certain age or become a grandmother, your likes, hobbies, or lifestyle have to change. "You don't stop living because your kids grew up!"

One Thought on “Processed Foods – It’s A Food Carnival!”

  • Don’t know about a food carnival but more natural tastes better. We have found we have more energy than we do when we have to the processed food way.

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