I was determined to complete the rest of the Deli Counter exercise without asking for help on Learn. Why? Because even though both the staff and students are really helpful on Learn, after they help me solve a question I always realize in retrospect that I could have figured the problem out on my own. Yes, it would definitely take me longer, but I'm still 100% capable of figuring out the code on my own.
So for the remaining methods in the Deli Counter lesson I spent about an hour and a half trying to pass all the tests - and then I did! I wish I wrote down notes to remember my exact thought process as I was solving this. Though I have no notes, I do have screen shots of my failing code(s).
Here's my final, simple and BEE-YOU-TIFUL code that passed:
And here's how I felt after I passed all the tests: