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I hate swanson

Thursday, July 05, 2012

I was doing OK today in spite of myself and then "someone" decided she would do me a favour and buy me a TV dinner for supper ( Hungry Man Turkey - its sort of OK except I keep thinking about cracking jokes about how HUNGRY you HAVE to be to eat it in the FIRST place!!) So even though I didn't eat all that much however with 1570 mg in ONE serving it made my sodium soar!! And NOT in a GOOD way - so be warned. I didn't realise it would be that bad (it doesn't taste like it was marinated in SEAWATER!!). I guess I will think twice before buying those again (at least in the near future - I would have been better off opening a tin of salmon or a few other things).
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    Yes, frozen dinners - sodium's best friend. The the rest of the night you are chugging water like a fish! You live, you learn, you move on.
    1571 days ago
    We buy them sometimes. When you are desperate you make do but they are the worst kind of frankenfood.
    1572 days ago
    I have been eating a lot of fruit, veggies, chicken and fish. I have been found to be sensitive to 9 foods and it seems very difficult sometimes because I have to cut out excess sodium, all wheat and other gluten containing foods, soy products, dairy products (cow and goat), pork, onions, green beans, peanuts, eggs and cottonseed oil. (and 1 more I can't remember)....

    I am sure your Swanson dinner had at least 5 of those foods. I have to carry a magnifying glass to the grocery store cause they write the ingredients way too small.

    1572 days ago
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