On days where I would forget to bring my lunch to work, I’d occasionally get a salad. $9 though? Sweet Jesus. Did Congress raise the rates on six pack tax, too?
When I first moved to New York City, I thought, “Healthy food’s kinda expensive. There’s gotta be a better way to do this that’ll keep me going without hurting my credit card’s feelings.” I went to the Morton Williams on 23rd street and looked around at my food options. “Not bad”, I thought. I did some quick math in my head and some of the food choices wouldn’t make sense. That piece of steak looks great but would wipe my pockets clean. This brought up another question since I was supposed to be studying for the CPA exam instead of walking around the grocery store.
“How am I supposed to have the time to cook healthy food that I can’t even afford in the first place? Shouldn’t I just grab a bowl from Chipotle instead? Steak and guac for days, son!” [Read more…] about Deconstructing Chipotle – The Athlete’s Dollar Menu