Some people are born with a great talent for cooking; others, well, they're glad about the invention of pre-made meals. And even those who are clearly not meant to be the five star home chefs tries their hand at cooking at least once in a while. And while their attempts make them wish for pizza delivery, the funny fails surely makes us laugh.

So you are a disaster in the kitchen? Well, don't worry, because you're probably not as bad as you think. Check out this hilarious list of epic fails in the kitchen for example. Compiled by Bored Panda, it's sure to make you feel much better about your own home cooking inadequacies. Some of them are minor, some are major, and some are downright dangerous; from cake fails to Pinterest recipe disasters, we've gathered them all. Don't forget to vote for the funniest, and feel free to add to the list with your own culinary nightmares and Pinterest fails!

#1

Bread's Curse

Bread's Curse

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Scarlet Cordero
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4 years ago

I love this fail... I want them for halloween

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#2

So A Friend Of My Girlfriend Made A Cake For Her Daughters Birthday Party. One Of The Kids Started Crying Because It Was So Ugly

So A Friend Of My Girlfriend Made A Cake For Her Daughters Birthday Party. One Of The Kids Started Crying Because It Was So Ugly

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Rin Rin
Community Member
4 years ago

I kinda like that horror writing on the side of the cake that looks like someone was murdered and tried to write last words with own blood.

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#3

Pressure Cooker Nightmare

Pressure Cooker Nightmare

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Cat Meow
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4 years ago

If I had ever wanted a pressure cooker, I no longer want one.

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#4

Oh God, Please Kill Me

Oh God, Please Kill Me

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
4 years ago

It looks like the recipe called for the souls of the damned

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#5

My Eggs With Rice This Morning

My Eggs With Rice This Morning

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
4 years ago

When you turn on your phone at night

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#6

I Forgot I Was Making Caramel At Work. It's A Tad Overcooked

I Forgot I Was Making Caramel At Work. It's A Tad Overcooked

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
4 years ago

I love how you aren't even concerned about the fact that you HARNESSED THE F*CKING SUN

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#7

Baker Lost Something. Wonder If He Noticed Or Not

Baker Lost Something. Wonder If He Noticed Or Not

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Amanda Panda
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4 years ago

Evidently, not a wizard at baking, Harry

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#8

Monkey Business

Monkey Business

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Yvonne Bernal
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4 years ago

They're only one.... they'll never notice. Next year we try making cookies instead

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#9

Wife Came Home To This

Wife Came Home To This

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Vanessa
Community Member
4 years ago

it's like a piece of art... I love it!

Karol “keik” Karpiński
Community Member
4 years ago

You've seen some shitty pieces of art then lol xD

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Adam Cichy
Community Member
4 years ago

See. Men do apologise.

DancingToMyself
Community Member
4 years ago

Can't stop laughing because of your comment :)

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Todd Rainer
Community Member
4 years ago

Meh, $20 worth of damage. New Burner, new board... you're good. My nephew burned down an apartment once doing something like this.... while he was moving in.

Claire Von Hirdler
Community Member
4 years ago

i would keep this forever. hang it on the wall in the kitchen - because i know i would smile every time i walked by it. <3

Pablo Yale
Community Member
4 years ago

now on Etsy for $5,000

Kelly Harrison
Community Member
4 years ago

House must have smelled terrible...burning plastic!

Laily F. Noor
Community Member
4 years ago

So did my father, but he used tupperware

L.j. Bus
Community Member
4 years ago

As did my father. On the stove and in the oven lol. O, and microwave but the classic kind, not the kind that's meant for microwave.

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Epupepu
Community Member
4 years ago

What!? What happened!??

Cassie
Community Member
4 years ago

Looks like hubby or kiddo put the cutting board on a hot burner. Oopsie!

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Emre
Community Member
4 years ago

hang it somewhere in the kitchen this is called art

Amanda N
Community Member
4 years ago

And the Wife gets a new stove? Woohoo!

Becky Willmarth
Community Member
4 years ago

Some day they'll laugh at this!! B

Becky Willmarth
Community Member
4 years ago

Is this my husband????!!!

Kirsten Preston
Community Member
4 years ago

I kinda like it ;-)

Tantethenoma
Community Member
4 years ago

That would be nice to frame and display in the poolroom.

Zori the degu
Community Member
4 years ago

Awesome!

Elizabeth Scarborough
Community Member
4 years ago

Bet that didn't smell good

Tom Emerson
Community Member
4 years ago

How do we know it wasn't the Wife?

Glenys Stone
Community Member
4 years ago

Naww, at least he apologised and didn't hide it!

Demetri Butler
Community Member
5 months ago

Is that mayo? *no idea*

Fran Stateler
Community Member
8 months ago

Frame it and hang on the kitchen wall. Call it art or a caution sign.

Becky Willmarth
Community Member
1 year ago

Lol!!! The same thing has happened to me!!!

Saida Farhana
Community Member
2 years ago

I thought they cooked the stove into the jelly but turns out it was a cutting board

Liz Taylor-Stoakes (Jack Taylor-Stoakes)
Community Member
2 years ago

it burnt the chopping board

Yazz Benavides
Community Member
3 years ago

I can’t understnd why this reminds me of the time I smelled something burning in my oven just to find a plastic microwave oven Container melting in my oven with flames!!! Yeah, my hubbys not to bright 🤦🏻‍♀️🙄🤣

Linda Shattock
Community Member
3 years ago

I have actually done this lol

Talese Darcy
Community Member
4 years ago

I had this same thing happen to me, husband melted the cutting board to the stove eye!

Brandyn Proctor Ritter
Community Member
4 years ago

this needs to be wall mounted

Wombat34
Community Member
4 years ago

Well, pretty neat disaster. Nothing to clean up and easy to fix.

Barbara Baxendale
Community Member
4 years ago

I'de kill him !!

Teresa Stockroske
Community Member
4 years ago

Buy a new eye from the hardware store.

Ann McNeil
Community Member
4 years ago

How did he/she manage to get a burner that hot out of the range in the first place ...??

L.j. Bus
Community Member
4 years ago

I guess it was in place. Still hot after cooking and then he/she put that board on there. I'm a pro at seeing the aftermath of such accidents, my father does it all...

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Joann Barry
Community Member
4 years ago

Sorry?Ok, now fix it or buy me a new one!

Di Richardson
Community Member
4 years ago

Elementary dear Watson !

criminalgirl
Community Member
4 years ago

You'll never get that black marker off that chopping board!

Sylvia Crook
Community Member
4 years ago

Art.

Varsha Chrislin
Community Member
4 years ago

That's horrible...Poor wife!

cutebutsavagetiger
Community Member
4 years ago

OMG\(=o=)/ Plastic melts!!!😔😔😔😔

moonsong23
Community Member
4 years ago

ok how? just how???

Spirit Wolf 147
Community Member
4 years ago

Same XD Same

Ännaiss VïsualÄrtist
Community Member
4 years ago

Genius :}~!

Sharon Milbank
Community Member
4 years ago

Always gonna happen. This is just what guys do!

Jace
Community Member
4 years ago

So far, between me and my girlfriends, I've been the cook, and the only one safe with sharp objects...

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Hoplea Kuhnelova
Community Member
4 years ago

Yes, a piece of art! It deserves a frame. Lets nail it on the wall.

Michel M. Prins
Community Member
4 years ago

Took me some time to realize what I was looking at. Still very creative

Kat Blak
Community Member
4 years ago

Hang that on the wall

JoJo The Otaku Potato
Community Member
4 years ago

Attempt at Valentine's breakfast

Šu Ma
Community Member
4 years ago

dumbass

Juls Robertson
Community Member
4 years ago

Some men are just DING-DONGS!

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#10

Pizza Fail

Pizza Fail

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Amanda Panda
Community Member
4 years ago

Quickest way to burn 2,000 calories

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#11

Tried To Make Chocolate-covered Bananas

Tried To Make Chocolate-covered Bananas

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Cat Meow
Community Member
4 years ago

I'm absolutely sure these would be a hit at a hen's party

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#12

This Is What Defeat Looks Like

This Is What Defeat Looks Like

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Amanda Panda
Community Member
4 years ago

This is what Success looks like ... for the cat

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#13

Meatloaf Baby From Your Nightmares

Meatloaf Baby From Your Nightmares

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Omg! My Thid!
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4 years ago

What the what the?

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#14

Brownie Out Of A Cup - Level: Hiroshima

Brownie Out Of A Cup - Level: Hiroshima

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Richard Prentice
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4 years ago

Love the little sploop in front.

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#15

Got Drunk, Got Hungry, Fell Asleep

Got Drunk, Got Hungry, Fell Asleep

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
4 years ago

Happy meal for emos

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#16

We Ran Out Of Cooking Chocolate For The Cake For Mother's Day, We Improvised, I Felt Like A Monster

We Ran Out Of Cooking Chocolate For The Cake For Mother's Day, We Improvised, I Felt Like A Monster

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Lu Karina
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4 years ago

The bunny is enjoying the hot bath!

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#17

The Snowman Came Out A Little Differently Then Expected

The Snowman Came Out A Little Differently Then Expected

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

From snowman to Jabba the Hut

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#18

Slight Kitchen Mishap

Slight Kitchen Mishap

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Cat Meow
Community Member
4 years ago

I am... I mean, HOW?! The lid doesn't even look like one from a pressure cooker

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#19

Nuclear Lunch Detected

Nuclear Lunch Detected

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Lucia Lintnerová
Community Member
4 years ago

lol heard the star craft voice

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#20

A Friend Of Mine Made This. The Eyes Slid Mid-Way Through Cooking The Thing

A Friend Of Mine Made This. The Eyes Slid Mid-Way Through Cooking The Thing

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Tanya Bara
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4 years ago

I didn't think this one was half bad!

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#21

Pancake Goals

Pancake Goals

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Nailed it

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#22

Maybe We Should Buy A Rice Cooker

Maybe We Should Buy A Rice Cooker

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.gas.
Community Member
4 years ago

It's a rice-pop!

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#23

Sushi Chef Level: Beginner

Sushi Chef Level: Beginner

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Tereza Hrbáčová
Community Member
4 years ago

:D

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#24

Cthulhu Pie Crust. Nailed It

Cthulhu Pie Crust. Nailed It

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Kjorn
Community Member
4 years ago

in fact... it's more frightening so... good job

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#25

This Is Why I Don't Cook

This Is Why I Don't Cook

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Benny Lava
Community Member
4 years ago

How on.....???

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#26

Happy Birthday

Happy Birthday

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Rin Rin
Community Member
4 years ago

Spongebob's less famous brother methsponge martin.

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#27

My Lasaga

My Lasaga

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
4 years ago

The misspelling only makes it funnier

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#28

I Thought It Was Glass

I Thought It Was Glass

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Yvonne Bernal
Community Member
4 years ago

You shouldn't even be in the kitchen if you can't tell glass from plastic lol

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#29

How I Know My Girlfriend Was Cooking Today

How I Know My Girlfriend Was Cooking Today

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Yvonne Bernal
Community Member
4 years ago

Well at least she didn't burn it.

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#30

A Great Way To Start The Day

A Great Way To Start The Day

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Spice up your life!

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#31

Cooking Level: Broke But Creative

Cooking Level: Broke But Creative

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Flora Polvado
Community Member
4 years ago

Like it

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#32

Cookie Monster Cupcakes Gone Wrong

Cookie Monster Cupcakes Gone Wrong

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AcousticGString
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4 years ago

Looks like the cookie finally fought back! lol

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#33

First Time Trying To Fry Buffalo Wings. I Think It Went Pretty Well

First Time Trying To Fry Buffalo Wings. I Think It Went Pretty Well

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Did they taste?

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#34

Cutting Skills

Cutting Skills

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Yvonne Bernal
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4 years ago

What was he using - an axe?

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#35

It's An Electric Kettle, ELECTRIC

It's An Electric Kettle, ELECTRIC

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Kjorn
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4 years ago

i thought it'd go faster that way

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#36

My Wife Steamed Hotdogs

My Wife Steamed Hotdogs

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Tiny Dynamine
Community Member
4 years ago

Mmmm, offal and chemicals!

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#37

Pro Tip: When Cooking, Don't Remove All The Spice Lids At The Same Time

Pro Tip: When Cooking, Don't Remove All The Spice Lids At The Same Time

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Pro Tip: when cooking, have a basic idea which herbs looks like which. :P

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#38

This Is Fine

This Is Fine

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Cat Meow
Community Member
4 years ago

How? Serious question here

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#39

Gluten Free Skeleton

Gluten Free Skeleton

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Got some meat. :)

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#40

Spinach Baby

Spinach Baby

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Megan Spainhour
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4 years ago

It kinda looks like a deranged smurf

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#41

Melted Minon

Melted Minon

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Skunk Drunk
Community Member
4 years ago

Friday night VS Saturday morning be like...

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#42

Poor Ariel

Poor Ariel

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Jace
Community Member
4 years ago

At least the flower has the right number of petals and almost the right color. The rest... seriously, it's not even in the most remotest realms of resemblance.

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#43

One Of My Roommates Tried To Make Pasta One Night

One Of My Roommates Tried To Make Pasta One Night

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Marcos Zamarripa
Community Member
4 years ago

wow, he made stalagmites.

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#44

My Son Refused To Eat It And Said, 'Why Is The Plane Broken?'

My Son Refused To Eat It And Said, 'Why Is The Plane Broken?'

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Fernando Fumero
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4 years ago

The first one is too realistic to eat it

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#45

I Got A Bread Maker For Christmas. This Is How My First Loaf Came Out

I Got A Bread Maker For Christmas. This Is How My First Loaf Came Out

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Benny Lava
Community Member
4 years ago

The famous fungi bread

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#46

Hopefully These Deviled Egg Chicks Have Had Better Days

Hopefully These Deviled Egg Chicks Have Had Better Days

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Kjorn
Community Member
4 years ago

they killed each others

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#47

Expectations Vs. Reality

Expectations Vs. Reality

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Marcos Zamarripa
Community Member
4 years ago

No matter the mold, it matters to be original and different.

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#48

Note To Self... Don't Cook When Drunk

Note To Self... Don't Cook When Drunk

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Yvonne Bernal
Community Member
4 years ago

I thought it was a gigantic Oreo

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#49

Artisan Creates Bold Re-Imagining Of Classic Book Cover

Artisan Creates Bold Re-Imagining Of Classic Book Cover

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Laurie Hasnip
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4 years ago

Moisturise me 84871342-5...e2ccb2.jpg 84871342-5899e40e2ccb2.jpg

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#50

I Cooked The Sh*t Out Of These Sweet Potatoes

I Cooked The Sh*t Out Of These Sweet Potatoes

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jacluckycat
Community Member
4 years ago

Oh boy it looks like a dog shat on some very baked potatoes

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