#FoodPorn

I remember when I first started using hashtags… I was very unfamiliar with how they worked and thought the idea of putting a random “#” in front of a word or phrase was just plain silly.  #Blessed  #Car #Cookie #LifeGoals Like, really? Why is this a thing?  To showcase my dislike (and complete ignorance) I would put long, ridiculous hashtags on EVERYTHING! A favourite of mine was #RealLifeHungerGames in which friends and I would discuss topics and how they relate back to one of our favourite book series. This hashtag was used during text conversations, gmail chat sessions when we should have been working, lengthy emails, and, of course, real life conversations (because who doesn’t let a few “hashtag, basic white girl” or “hashtag, P-T-L” phrases slip out of their mouth every now and then). As hashtags became more popular (and as I figured out their real purpose and began [...]