I love cheese...I HATE LOW FAT CHEESE...to me it tastes like rubber! So in order to satisfy my need for cheese I use a potato peeler to slice my cheese. I get all the taste I need on my sandwich at a fraction of the calories!!
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I always overpack my lunchbox - not because I want to overeat, but because I love having options. Having the option to choose whether I want to eat an orange or an apple, yogurt or string cheese, really helps me stay on track with my food choices. If I limit what I bring, I'm more likely to not want it and snack on something I shouldn't be eating. But having the choice of choosing what I want makes me eat something that I want instead of HAVING to eat what is there.
If you don't have an icebox upstairs, there is no easy access to anything to eat, you have to think...Am I really THAT Hungry?? Do I really WANT to make that trip up & down the stairs again?? Trust me, it gets tiring. Added bonus, if you do decide you are that hungry & it is worth another trip up & down the stairs you automatically burn calories!
I learned this when my kitchen icebox went out! I'm TIRED of Eating!!! LOL
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