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5 Foods That Should Always Be in Your Desk Drawer

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When hunger pangs strike in the middle of a busy work day, don’t run to the nearest vending machine. Stock your desk with these healthy picks.

#1: Homemade Trail Mix
Make your own crunchy concoction by combining dried fruit, whole-grain pretzels, nuts and dark chocolate chips. Calories typically average about 175 per ¼ cup but the calories are coming from good-quality ingredients. You can keep portions in check by measuring out ¼ cup and packing into individual bags ahead of time.

#2: Snack Bar
Typically made with a combo of whole grains, nuts, seeds and dried fruit, snack bars are good to grab in-between meals to curb hunger. Look for bars that contain no more than 200 calories each.

#3: Freeze-Dried Fruit
Freeze-dried fruits are becoming very popular and offer a convenient way to snack on a variety of fruits. Among the popular brands:

#4: Popcorn
This whole-grain snack has 35 calories per freshly popped cup. Flavor it simply with spices and kosher salt or try one …read more