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Eat What You Want Day

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About Eat What You Want Day

When is Eat What You Want Day? This holiday is always celebrated on May 11

What would you like to have to eat today? Okay, great… permitting, go ahead and have any and all of your favorite foods and snacks. Because today is Eat What You Want Day. This May 11 holiday is definitely not a day for diets.  It is one single, solitary day in the year to go off your diet and eat something you really enjoy, Today, you can set aside your dietary “No-No” list. Today, you can splurge. Tomorrow, it’s back to the diet. It is important to note that today is not intended to eat as much as you want. Rather, the goal is to eat something you otherwise wouldn’t have. If you are watching carbs or calories, simply keep within your limits by eating just a small amount of that favorite treat.

Caution: People with allergies and/or medical conditions, may not be able to fully participate in this day. Simply said: Do not risk your health to participate in this day.

How to Celebrate and Participate in Eat What You Want Day

You will definitely want to fully participate in this food holiday. Here are a few ideas:

  • Chow down with your favorite foods.
  • Make your favorite foods, snacks, and desserts.
  • Go out to dinner and order that steak or lobster that’s listed as “market price”.

Today's Deep Thought

“My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four, unless there are three other people. ” – – Oscar Wilde

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History and Origin of Eat What You Want Day

Eat What You Want Day is a copyrighted holiday. It was created and is provided, courtesy of the great folks at

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