Meal Preppin’ and Gaining Weight
Have you done a perfect meal prep? I mean the type of meal prep that looks like this:
Then Wednesday comes….
You walk over to the fridge and pull out your Tupperware with a perfectly-portioned, weighed, and measured meal.
You pop the lid and….
The same meal. At the same time. This time a little older, stinkier, and soggier.
The zucchini is brown.
The asparagus is limp.
The rice is hard.
The chicken is rubber.
The salad is mushy.
Not exactly appetizing.
"Screw this! I’m going to Chipotle for lunch. This whole meal prep thing is stupid."
3 days later, your remaining meal prep is in the garbage and you have now paid $20 in just guacamole fees.
Wait, wasn’t the meal prep thing supposed to make eating better, not worse? The article you read said it would "help with portion control, add variety, and save money."
Hah! What a joke! It helped with none of them. But, wait, here’s the funniest part of this all: