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Regular potato chips (classic, ruffled, salted potato type) 22 31.43%
Seasoned potato chips (sour cream/onion, Old Bay, etc) 9 12.86%
Doritos (any flavor) 11 15.71%
Tortilla Chips 13 18.57%
Multi Grain (Sun Chips) 11 15.71%
Cheese Puffs (puffy or crunchy) 4 5.71%
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Old 12-30-2007, 07:41 PM   #21
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I had to swear off all chips years ago. You people with metabolisms!

Let's just not mention chocolate, ok?
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I had to swear off all chips years ago. You people with metabolisms!

Let's just not mention chocolate, ok?
There you go:

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I had to swear off all chips years ago. You people with metabolisms!

Let's just not mention chocolate, ok?
I wish there was just ONE day a year when we could eat chips and chocolate all day, and not gain an ouncE!!
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Old 12-30-2007, 07:57 PM   #24
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I wish there was just ONE day a year when we could eat chips and chocolate all day, and not gain an ouncE!!
Lol, I look at how much a bar of chocolate is. Then I figure out how long I need to exercise to burn that off. Boy it sure isnt fair!
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Lol, I look at how much a bar of chocolate is. Then I figure out how long I need to exercise to burn that off. Boy it sure isnt fair!
Not fair at all!! When I was a kid and had that kind of metabolism, I was skinny and couldn't afford things like chocolate. Now that I am older and have the money, there goes the metabolism....
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I am SO GLAD that the idea of chocolate covered potato chips disgusts me. Otherwise I'd send you the bill!
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New favorites are the Flat Earth Fruit Chips...1/2 serving of fruit in every ounce. Now if I could only resist the urge to eat what? like 6 oz at a sitting!
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Salt and vinegar chips....the best! Or the dill pickle chips by Lay's...yum!
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Salt and vinegar chips....the best! Or the dill pickle chips by Lay's...yum!
Oh dill chips are great. I first seen them vacationing up in Canada. Along with ketchup flavored chips.
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Low salt Lays.
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baked snap peas from trader joe's ( I think whole foods has them too). I drive 40 mins. to TJ's to get them, and don't really even care about my old favorites any more such as salt and vinegar.
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I'd vote for pork rinds but that's not on the list either.
another vote for pork rinds
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baked snap peas from trader joe's ( I think whole foods has them too). I drive 40 mins. to TJ's to get them, and don't really even care about my old favorites any more such as salt and vinegar.
Wasabe peas. Yum. Another thing I learned about on this forum.
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