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Why We Should All Be Eating Sweet Potato Casserole All Year Round

It is the very BEST Thanksgiving side. End of story.

If looking at this picture does absolutely nothing for you, please excuse yourself from this internet browser.

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If the amount of brown sugar sitting atop this magic mountain doesn’t make your cavities dance with joy, then GO FLOSS. Get outta here.

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If you literally wish nothing more than to dive face-first into this pile of squishy goodness, please stay.

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Join us on this food journey.

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FACT: Sweet potato casserole consists of healthy ingredients ONLY.

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This perfect combination of good sugars (molasses and marshmallows), great protein (candied pecans), and a solid amount of veggies will hold you over for life.

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Your body needs no other nutrients. TRUE STORY.

*Not a true story. bhg.com

OTHER FACT: Sweet potato casserole is one of the only foods IN THE WORLD that won’t make you gain weight if you eat lots of it.

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But if you do gain weight after you eat lots of it, it’s probably water weight or something.

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Can we even talk about THIS smush??

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THIS sugary, starchy mass.

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This is the actual gift that keeps on giving. Not money. Not friendship. Not a rose bush. Just this.

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We should all be eating this right here, every day of the week.

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Hell, every day of the month.

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WHO’S WITH ME??

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FOX! YES, AGREED. I YAM TOO!

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We should all have one cooking ALWAYS. You’re on to something, sir.

* I smell a casserole candle in the works. Nolanbush / Twitter: @nolanbush

These are words to live by.

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We shall all follow suit in this face-stuffing ritual.

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For those of you who don’t appreciate the yammish goodness, GIVE IT ONE MORE CHANCE.

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You shall not be disappointed!!

*If you try it again and you are in fact disappointed, I’ve got nothing. Jamie Geller / joyofkosher.com

For sweet potato casserole is the food of the gods.

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There is no other food on earth like it.

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Nor will there ever be.

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So take advantage of every. Single. Bite. This Thursday.

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OR join me in continuing to celebrate this absolute perfection after the holiday has passed.

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Here’s to sweet potato casserole, everybody!!

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