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    So I'm trying to come up with a slightly healthier meal plan than my current 'Whatever's closest' plan.

    The only thing I can't quite figure out is some snacks. I always feel heaps better after I have food high in protein - but I eat throughout the day and none of my snacks tend to have a lot of protein.

    The catch is - I'm lactose intolerant and allergic to nuts which rules out a lot. Majority of my food has to be quite portable because I'm at work most days for most of the day.

    Any ideas?

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    I found new tuna cans in woolies that have herbs and mayo mixed in already. i love them. They dont have the really bad fish smell and i use carrot and celery sticks to eat them.

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    Boiled eggs - they last about a week so every 5 days I boil a dozen eggs for the 3 of us to snack on or hummus ( chick peas are high in protein) with some carrot sticks?

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    Hummus is great and so easy to make your own.
    When I was working I would put a (very) generous amount in the bottom of a jar then put veggie sticks in such as cucumber, celery, carrot, capsicum, snow peas then screw the lid on. No spillage in my bag and minimum washing up.

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    These ideas are great being preggers and also diagnosed with a reading of gestational diabetes not a bad level but really having to plan meals and finding good protein ideas would be cottage cheese, baked beans, chickpea salads, eggs def a godsend, also finding woolies are doing a lovely cheaper pack of chicken skin off and bone in 6 pieces for $5 we bake on a bed of pumpkin, leek, onion and place sliced mushroom and cherry tomato on top of chicken. Ham salad crackers not preg but def a good idea for work etc. Be careful where the woolies mini tins of tuna are sourced from I wouldn't touch them if they are from thailand. Vegetarian sausages are fab too.


 

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