Category Archives: News

You’ll never believe this real-life, old-school ads put out by Big Sugar

Check out this extremely eye-opening article from BuzzFeed, highlighting how, back in the day, Big Sugar (via the Sugar Association, which began in 1947) used to advertise. The advertising is targeted to women, and the message is that eating sugar … Continue reading

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Swedish expert suggests low carbohydrate diet best for weight loss and overall health

It is official! According to a Swedish expert’s study and publication, a low-carb, high-fat (LCHF) diet is the BEST for weight loss and overall health — especially for those who are suffering from obesity. The report, entitled “Dietary Treatment of … Continue reading

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Sugar the “most dangerous drug” of our time?

I recently discovered an article via the Huffington Post which seems to have originated with the Daily Mail or the Telegraph, that suggests that a Dutch health official has claimed that “sugar is addictive, and the most dangerous drug of … Continue reading

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Food Network article: How Ground Meat Can Save the Day

I recently discovered an awesome article written on the Food Network website by Food Network host Melissa D’Arabian. I regularly watch Melissa’s show, Ten Dollar Dinners because it is on while I am getting ready for work. I really like … Continue reading

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Wednesday, September 18th is National Cheeseburger Day!

Someday I’ll consider stopping these frequent “Food Day” posts — but two of my favorites happened to occur during this, my birthday week! Coincidence, I think NOT! Wednesday, September 18th is National Cheeseburger Day! According to Wikipedia, the cheeseburger is … Continue reading

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Monday, September 16th is National Guacamole Day!

Monday, September 16th was my birthday! I’m 21 (for the eighth-straight year!) Monday was also National Guacamole Day! Guacamole and avocadoes are things I have learned to love through the Paleo diet, as for much of my life, I avoided … Continue reading

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Celebrating my favorite nut on National Macadamia Day

I know I do a lot of these “National (Insert Food) Day” posts here on the blog. I try not to do them all, because that would be impossible and annoying, but I do like writing up posts on the … Continue reading

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