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Re: [IP] Let them eat carbs!

At 09:31 AM 12/21/2004, Bob Kerns wrote:

>The other thing that gets me -- packaged goods where the natural portion
>is "one package" but the labeled portion size is a fraction of a package.
>For example, Grandma's Cookies from a vending machine -- 60 mg. But the
>label says "30 mg". Serving size -- one cookie -- but there's two in the
>package. What, you gonna throw the other one away? There's 60 mg carbs in
>there you just paid a buck for! How many people carry a zip-loc bag with
>them just to put a surplus cookie in?

 I would only eat one cookie and I would save the other one or give it to my
husband. ;o) They consider that package to be two servings, and someone could
eat more than one serving of anything, even something at a meal.

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