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Bethenny Frankel Just Had a Magical Moment at Trader Joe's

The Real Housewives of New York City pal had a "unicorn"-like experience at her beloved Trader Joe's.

By Jenny Berg

Bethenny Frankel's love for Trader Joe's is well-documented. The Real Housewives of New York City pal once said when a new outpost of the chain sprang up in her hometown: "[I'm] literally more excited about the opening of a Trader Joe's downtown than like... U2 tickets or something. I mean, I was ready to take a lounge chair and park last night outside waiting for the opening."

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As you can probably tell, the Skinnygirl mogul cherishes her grocery outings. But when she has her whole beloved store practically to herself? That's an experience plucked straight out of her wildest fantasies. 

In a recent Instagram Story, Bethenny panned over the interior of a nearly empty TJ's. "Seeing an empty Trader Joe's is like seeing a mermaid or a unicorn," she said. "I mean, this is like — there's never no one in here. I mean, I might roller skate through here." (Fun fact: Bethenny can roller skate!) 

In case you're curious — since you may never see it again — this is what an empty Trader Joe's looks like: 


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