I have settled into a new pattern for lunch. I still do two packets of Carnation (because it’s so quick and easy to pack and eat), but I also eat one apple and one banana. It seems to be enough to keep me from being hungry. Until around 4:30 or 5:00, when I desperately want to eat something.
When I was having those weird gum problems, I had to cut my apple because biting into it caused terrible pain. I was packing my daily apple slices in zip-close sandwich bags. But it seemed like such a waste. I would use each bag once, then throw it away. I ran out of bags the other day and was trying to figure out what to do.
As I searched through the kitchen, and stumbled across the Press-and-Seal. It seemed like a great alternative. It’s cheaper and it makes less trash.
And as a bonus, it can serve as a cutting surface for the slicer: