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Busy Week and Forgotten Lunches

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It’s been a busy week in the life of Flexo, and I didn’t get to write as much as I would like. My work week was full of meetings and training sessions, so rather than filling up my free time at work with searching for hours, I had to use that time for work instead.

Out of four work days, one day I forgot to bring my lunch in and another day I forgot to freeze the ice pack the night before, so my batting average is .500. I’ll shoot for better next week. Bringing my lunch into the office is going to be the key to my saving about $30 each week, but I have to build up my discipline.

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Updated February 7, 2012 and originally published February 25, 2006. If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to the RSS feed or receive daily emails. Follow @ConsumerismComm on Twitter and visit our Facebook page for more updates.

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Luke Landes, also known as Flexo, is the founder of Consumerism Commentary. He has been blogging and writing for the internet since 1995 and has been building online communities since 1991. Find out more about him and follow Luke Landes on Twitter. View all articles by .

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avatar mepgirl

Some folks take two or three lunches on one day, that way they don’t leave it behind at home. I often forget my lunch once it’s made. Try freezing one or two of the meals and thawing them out at work.

Now your post is making me feel guilty like I should start taking lunches to work again…

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