Is there something about processed foods that makes us eat more calories? Maybe

Altho the results here are very interesting, the sample size is absurd as is the testing period. Something beyond individual will power is obviously contributing to obesity around the planet. Maybe this is it. https://bgr.com/2019/05/16/processed-food-warning-nutrition-study/ New study says processed foods make us crave more calories Mike Wehner @MikeWehner May 16th, 2019 at 11:07 PM  Share  Tweet What … Continue reading Is there something about processed foods that makes us eat more calories? Maybe

How processed foods like muffins and quesadillas contribute to eating 500 calories more a day

https://www.businessinsider.com/how-processed-foods-lead-to-weight-gain-nih-study-2019-5 There's evidence for the first time that processed foods like muffins and quesadillas cause us to eat about 500 more calories every day Hilary Brueck May 16, 2019, 11:00 AM Scientists are discovering there's something sinister about the way our bodies take in processed foods, and it can make us pounds heavier in just … Continue reading How processed foods like muffins and quesadillas contribute to eating 500 calories more a day

15 Best Costco tricks

  The 15 Best-Kept Costco Secrets You Didn't Know About Our warehouse whisperer Katie Workman gives us the lay of the land. by: KATIE WORKMAN May 13, 2019 PHOTO BY JULIA GARTLAND. FOOD STYLIST: ANNA BILLINGSKOG. PROP STYLIST: BROOKE DEONARINE. SAVE 26 COMMENTS Walking into Costco for the first time can feel overwhelming, I think it’s safe to say. I have a … Continue reading 15 Best Costco tricks

Great alternative to plastic 6-pack rings

https://www.healthyfoodhouse.com/brewery-unveils-6-pack-rings-that-feed-sea-turtles-instead-of-killing-them/ Brewery Unveils 6-Pack Rings That Feed Sea Turtles Instead of Killing Them   March 23, 2019 | The plastic six-pack rings can severely damage marine life, as they tangle the wings of sea birds, warp the shells of sea turtles, and choke seals.  Plastic pollution is a serious issue for the Gulf of Mexico, as it has … Continue reading Great alternative to plastic 6-pack rings

Yet more proof that neonicotinoid pesticides have huge detrimental effects on bees that pollinate our foods

Yet more proof that specified, identified chemicals have a hugely detrimental effect on the bees that keep our food crops producing. https://e360.yale.edu/digest/neonicotinoids-significantly-limit-how-far-bees-can-fly-study-finds E360 DIGEST MAY 1, 2019 Neonicotinoids Significantly Limit How Far Bees Can Fly, Study Finds CREDIT: LOUISE DOCKER/FLICKR Bees exposed to a neonicotinoid pesticide are able to fly just a third of the … Continue reading Yet more proof that neonicotinoid pesticides have huge detrimental effects on bees that pollinate our foods

Why are we still drinking water bottled in plastic?

This is a major pet peeve of mine. Even the most expensive steel water bottles pay for themselves in less than a month of daily plastic water bottle purchases -- and that's if you only buy once a day. The volume of plastic waste comprised of plastic water bottles is horrendous (I should find the … Continue reading Why are we still drinking water bottled in plastic?

100 foods that are most Jewish? This book attempts to list them and explain the choices

https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2019/04/14/711014732/debatable-list-of-100-most-jewish-foods-leaves-plenty-of-room-for-kibbitzing 'Debatable' List Of '100 Most Jewish' Foods Leaves Plenty Of Room For Kibbitzing   April 14, 20198:00 AM ET DEENA PRICHEP Challah, borscht and a bialy are among the items listed in The 100 Most Jewish Foods. Noah Fecks/The 100 Most Jewish Foods It's hard to talk about Jewish culture without talking about food. The … Continue reading 100 foods that are most Jewish? This book attempts to list them and explain the choices