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Old 07-13-2012, 09:39 AM   #1
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What do you have for lunch?

These days i go eat outside, i went to in and out and mostly these days i eat from panda express, so i am wondering what do you eat at lunch time


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Old 07-13-2012, 10:13 AM   #2
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Today is going to be a roast beef and Gorganzola panini, with garlic aioli.

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Old 07-13-2012, 10:25 AM   #3
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Wow, that sound delicious, Rocklobster!

Panda Express doesn't sound very good tho. I've only tasted stuff from there once, and it was NOT good. Perhaps not even edible.
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Old 07-13-2012, 10:57 AM   #4
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Plan ahead--make an extra chicken breast for supper, chop it up and add it to a tossed salad, bring the dressing in a small container (I used to use spice jars) on the side. Or, you can make a chicken sandwich and take that for lunch.

Start brown bagging it--go outside to eat, but pack your own lunch. I used to prepare lunch-sized portions of casseroles, etc., pop them in the freezer, take them out in the morning and they'd be ready to pop in the microwave at lunchtime. I also used to bring hardboiled eggs, smoked oysters, celery and carrot sticks, yogurt. I'd go outside to eat--use the money you are not spending for lunch to treat yourself to something--a cookbook/kitchen tool you've had your eye on, a movie you've wanted to see, etc.
I've got OCD--Obsessive Chicken Disorder!
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Old 07-13-2012, 05:38 PM   #5
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Today for lunch we are having a wrap with some roast beef, lettuce, tomato, cucumber and garlic sauce wrapped in Lebanese bread
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Old 07-13-2012, 09:46 PM   #6
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Chicken and Garlic pizza. Very tasty!
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Old 07-13-2012, 10:06 PM   #7
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Old 07-13-2012, 10:10 PM   #8
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Often it's leftovers from last night's dinner. Leftover meat's get made into a sandwich or quesadilla, etc. Otherwise, it's a couple of hot dogs, or tuna salad, or take-out Chinese.
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Old 07-13-2012, 10:31 PM   #9
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I try to go home for lunch when I'm working, and usually have leftovers. DH will occasionally bring home some fast food when he's sick of leftovers.
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Old 07-13-2012, 10:34 PM   #10
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On purpose leftovers, made into lunches. Most I re-work into something different so I don't get tired of them.

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