A two-part post on Apartment Therapy’s newish food-related spin-off, the Kitchn, explores the always timely topic of eating and reading.

The list of “The Best (and Worst) Foods to Eat While Reading” may only have five entries in each category (sample: Best—soup, hard pretzels, cheese plate; Worst—big burritos), but it does provide a jumping-off point for readers to discuss their own eatin’ and readin’ predilections.

While various commenters chimed in on the difficulty of reading while munching on citrus or chips and salsa, one thing became crystal clear: Keep your Cheetos-dust-covered fingers away from the pages of books!

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