As a child, did you take off the crust from your bread?

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  1. jaydawg808 profile image89
    jaydawg808posted 5 years ago

    As a child, did you take off the crust from your bread?

    I never did. My mom told me all the nutrients were in the crust.

  2. lupine profile image72
    lupineposted 5 years ago

    No, never took the crust off. On a good bread, this is the best part.

  3. Wesman Todd Shaw profile image97
    Wesman Todd Shawposted 5 years ago

    No, absolutely not.  I was raised to think of wasting food as an immoral thing, and I believe it is utterly disgusting to waste food to this day.  Americans are the sorriest lot of food wasters on the planet, and it bothers me to no end.

  4. duffsmom profile image60
    duffsmomposted 5 years ago

    Yes, I would eat around the crust if possible like so many kids. I outgrew it though and love the crust.

  5. kingsingh profile image57
    kingsinghposted 5 years ago

    Great question. Of course, my mom took the crust off the bread. Especially with peanut butter and jelly sandwiches.

  6. peachpurple profile image83
    peachpurpleposted 5 years ago

    my mom used to remove the crust of the bread when i was young because I won't eat the rough part. My son is doing the same thing. He refused to eat the bread unless i remove the crust. He loves the soft white bread.

  7. safiq ali patel profile image71
    safiq ali patelposted 5 years ago

    yes i used to take the sides off my bread when I was a child. In fact I still do take the crusts off my bread. My dear mother tells me that if I continue to take the edges off my bread god will take the edges off me......

  8. jojoluvsjon profile image61
    jojoluvsjonposted 5 years ago

    No way! We were poor and that would have been a waste!!!

  9. lburmaster profile image82
    lburmasterposted 5 years ago

    No. I ate around the crust. Taking off the edges would have taken up more time.

    1. jaydawg808 profile image89
      jaydawg808posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Same thing, you still didn't eat it.

    2. Cherrietgee profile image76
      Cherrietgeeposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      jaydawg, I have to disagree with you. The question was about removing crusts from bread. That's distinctly different from eating around them. I say that because I used to do what Iburmaster used to do.

  10. Cherrietgee profile image76
    Cherrietgeeposted 5 years ago

    I didn't exactly remove the crusts from the bread, but I definitely didn't eat them. I thought they were hard and nasty, and I really didn't like them at all.

    1. jaydawg808 profile image89
      jaydawg808posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      As previously stated, and as noted in your comment.  The "blanket" question is about "removal" of the crust. Eating "around" counts as the same thing. The fact that if my question was isolating the crust from the bread is the same theory.

  11. jennshealthstore profile image90
    jennshealthstoreposted 5 years ago

    I am an adult and sometimes I still remove the crust. If I am eating a hot dog and it is not bun size, I will also remove any excess bread surrounding the hot dog. Which is funny, I do not know if it is a habit or what because I LOVE bread!

  12. Neinahpets profile image86
    Neinahpetsposted 5 years ago

    Definitely did, and I still do!  Is it a bad thing?  I'm not sure really.

 
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