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25 Signs You Were The 'Foodie' One At Uni

That's right. We're looking at you 'Monica's' of the world.

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1. Whilst others spent their student loans on clothes, games, and booze you delighted in trips to the supermarket and a fully stocked fridge shelf.

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2. You grew obviously giddy at the thought of having friends round for dinner and then preceded to dominate the entire evening by talking about ALL of the food.

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3. You were wildly excited when you discovered there was a local farmers market on in town and instantly went sample crazy.

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“Free food! Best BLOODY day ever!”

4. Anytime there was a uni event on that even slightly involved food, you were there! Cake sale fundraising Queen.

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“What’s that, does it contain nuts? Even if you have allergies you’d still appreciate the flavour and skill.”

5. When people asked you what you got up to at uni and you sort of lied because you actually just stayed in your pyjamas and baked all day.

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“I’ve made cupcakes, brownies, and flapjacks.”

“It was the BEST day ever.”

6. You got WAY too happy when Great British Bake Off or Masterchef were back on TV, whilst other people poured over TOWIE.

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“But John and Greg. Mary and Paul. These are my people.”

7. You were the only housemate to ever have staple ingredients like plain flour, ACTUAL REAL butter, and ALL of the SUGAR varieties in your cupboard.

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8. When one of your housemates decided to go on a ludicrous diet in a bid to lose weight or appear ‘healthy’, you instantly relished in making the BEST home cooked food and rubbing their nose in it.

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“Enjoy your quinoa.”

* Dives in to food heaven.

9. You practically frowned when other students talked about their food shopping habits.

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“Iceland’s got loads of deals on at the moment.”

“Never hit. Never hit,”.

10. The best part about daytime TV for you was always the Food Network channel!

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Even if Barefoot Contessa is a lil' irritating. Still. FOOD!!!

11. You were physically repulsed when fellow students would suggest to go for lunch at a low price ‘chain’ establishment.

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12. When a fellow housemate asked what you were making for dinner and you blurted out your food as though it were on a restaurant menu.

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“Well, I’m making a risotto of wild mushrooms with a butternut squash puree. I’ve also made my own stock.”

*Regrets talking.

13. You were overly protective of all of your kitchenware and went ABSOULTELY mental if you saw one of your housemates using your things incorrectly.

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“A metal spoon on a non-stick pan. You’ve got to be joking!”

14. You always made your own lunch and delighted in the fact that you never dined in the uni canteen.

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“Like why would I eat there, when I could make my own food?”

*Whips out overly lavish summer salad.

15. When dividing up fridge and storage space you knew you’d be the one to need the most room. Yet, somehow by some SICK turn of events another housemate got the biggest shelf and preceded to keep just ONE banana and a tub of spread on it.

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16. You were the one to initiate house meals for festive occasions and became an instant MUM when giving out instructions for preparing a Christmas dinner.

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“No, no, we make our own gravy. We don’t NEED to use instant.”

As good as the outcome, everyone regretted cooking with the 'food freak'.

17. You almost had to stop yourself from laughing when other people didn’t know how to make ‘BASIC’ things.

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“Wait, wait, wait you’ve never made pizza dough???? Like what are you even doing here? Go back home.”

18. Whenever it was a housemates birthday you were the one to start the secret cake planning.

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“We need to shop for ingredients NOW. MOVE. MOVE. MOVE.”

*Bakes in the middle of the night like a little chef mouse.

19. When someone offered to cook for the house and you couldn’t help but interfere. You just stood and hovered outside the kitchen door, asking questions.

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“Did you fold the eggs gently? It’s really, REALLY, important.”

20. It broke your heart whenever a housemate ordered a takeaway because you knew it was cheaper to do it yourself and you had a bangin’ recipe ready and waiting.

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21. When a housemate asked for cooking advice, you put on your apron and stood by their side joyful at the thought of passing on knowledge.

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“The time is right. Your ready to go on alone.”

22. You practically jumped in the air when you found a restaurant nearby that served amazing food, and it wasn’t too pricey.

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“Tablecloths, menus, starters AND desserts!!!”

23. You were the one housemate to sign up to all of the supermarket clubcards, so you could earn points and feel smug. Even though you actually got nothing out of it.

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“I’ve got a club card. Use mine!!!!

*Shoves hand in cashier’s face.

24. You met a fellow student who was as obsessed with food and cooking as you and instantly formed a TIGHT bond with them.

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*Grasps the other persons hand and runs to the nearest supermarket.

25. The hardest part about uni for you was that you just wanted to eat the BEST food ALL of the time but couldn’t always afford to.

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“But Mum, I really need to buy fresh coriander. We’re making Guacamole. GUACAMOLE!!!!!”

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