Behind the Tweet

Maria Menounos tries, fails to achieve 'cake pop sobriety'

March 19, 2014 at 1:41 PM ET

Maria Menounos has fallen off the wagon — the cake pop wagon.

The TV host and "Chasing Maria Menounos" star told TODAY.com that she has a serious addiction to the bite-sized treats, declaring that she tried to quit eating them altogether.

But she wasn't able to quit. Menounos posted this photo to Twitter and Instagram last week, declaring she'd fallen "off the wagon."

Menounos said she made the decision to "go sober" when she found herself eating multiple cake pops a day, but when the cold weather in New York became too much to bear, she had to turn back to the tasty treat for comfort. 

Video: Behind the Tweet: Maria Menounos tells the story of her addiction to cake pops, her period of cake pop sobriety, and the photo she took with her friend Dimitri when she fell off the wagon.


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