Despite Blue Monday’s terrible rep, color theorists believe the color is actually “calming” and “promotes solitude, meditation and independence.” Plus, you know, Blue Moon, for when nothing else can snap you out of your post-New Year’s slump.

Happy Blue Monday!

(And sorry for saying ‘blue’ so much).

1. Blue Popcorn

bluepopcorn Picthx scarsnevermore

2. Blue Candy

bluecandy Picthx firelordleo

3. Blue Caramel Apples

blueapples Picthx Argo2

4. Bloo

bloo Picthx weheartit

5. Blue Icees

blueicee Picthx weheartit

6. Blue Sea Salt Ice Cream

seasalticecream Picthx weheartit

7. Blue Cookie Monster

cookiemonster Picthx weheartit

8. Blue Doritos Cool Ranch

coolranch Picthx weheartit

9. Blue Sour Punch

bluesourpunch Picthx weheartit

10. Blue Macarons

bluemacarons Picthx the-f-o-o-d-blog

11. Blue Lemonade

bluelemonade Picthx the-f-o-o-d-blog

12. Blueberries

blueberries Picthx the-f-o-o-d-blog

13. Blue Flowers

bluecupcakes Picthx the-f-o-o-d-blog

14. Blue Ombre Cake

bluecake Picthx the-f-o-o-d-blog

15. Blue Ice Cream

blueicecream Picthx the-f-o-o-d-blog

16. Blue Superman Cupcakes

supermancupcake Picthx the-f-o-o-d-blog

17. Blue Kiwi

bluekiwi Picthx the-f-o-o-d-blog

18. Blueberry & Goat Cheese Crostinis

bluecrostini Picthx the-f-o-o-d-blog

19. Blue Bunny Peeps

bluepeeps Picthx -lovelycolors

20. Blue Donuts

bluedonuts Picthx -lovelycolors

21. Blue Winter Cupcakes

bluecupcake2 Picthx -lovelycolors

22. Blue Cookies

bluecookie Picthx -lovelycolors

23. Blue Waffles

bluewaffles (Not that kind.) Picthx peacemakerbreathtaker

24. Blue Cotton Candy

bluecottoncandy Picthx volang-linda

And lastly, for the punnies:

25. Bleu Cheese

bleucheese Pixthx Structures:NYC

26. Blue Moon

bluemoon Picthx betterbeerblog

And just for good measure:

Dominique Zamora

Dominique would be a foodie if she had money to pay for food. For now, she gets by just looking at food photography, which results in at least one more starving journalism student every time Instagram breaks down.