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Writer Ernestine Ulmer is popularly attributed to the phrase: "Life is uncertain. Eat dessert first."
We're no Family Radio, but we'll agree with the first part - especially after recent injuries sustained by one of our own. The second part, however, we've got our qualms with. We love banana cream pie as much as the next person, but there's also something a little bit unsettling about the notion of an éclair before the escargot.
We're more in the same camp of thought as Sally Camacho, the pastry chef at WP24 in Los Angeles, California. She's certainly not advocating eating your sweets first - but she's certainly not advocating skipping them either.
Five Reasons to Eat Dessert Every Day: Sally Camacho
2. It's the most legal form of a "happy ending"
3. Do it for the pastry chefs!
4. Don't upset Mother Nature
5. Spoil yourself
How often do you eat dessert? Let us know in the comments.
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