Enc1101 Narrative Essay

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From a very young age, I can remember sitting at the kitchen counter with my older sisters as my mother was telling us all of the things we needed to do to be upstanding and healthy young adults. As we grew up, she continued to preach to us because she didn’t want us to grow up to be misfits. Some adults believe teenagers eat too much junk food, live without principles and never think about the consequences of their actions. As a seventeen year old, I will admit that I’m the complete opposite of the typical teenager because I eat healthy, I am conscientious and I always obey the law. Although my mouth waters like Niagara Falls when I think about eating a juicy double cheeseburger with bacon, greasy fries and a scrumptious chocolate milk shake, I try to limit my consumption to twice a month. In an effort to make better fast food choices, I love Chipotle because it’s organic, not fried and include whole grains and vegetables. Eating foods that are good for me fuels my body, as well as gives me the energy and motivation I need to write this amazing essay. Also, eating right allows me to maintain my weight so I can consistently fit into my clothes. In order to maintain my weight, I enjoy eating fruits and vegetables. I would choose a fruit salad over sugary treats any day! My favorite ways to eat vegetables is in a stir fry with rice and chicken or in a salad with ranch dressing. I try to limit the amount of ranch dressing because too much of a good thing isn’t good for you! For the most part, I am conscientious about how I behave and how I treat others. I am also focused on doing a good job in school and taking it seriously. I attend class regularly and I study so that I can get good grades. Initially, I thought I was attending class and doing my homework to make my mom happy, but I figured out that I actually like doing well in school for myself. I want to be educated so that I can attain a decent career in the future. I was raised to treat my...
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