junk food - page 2

Sep 4, 2010

One Month Challenge: Junk Food Free, Week 1

I will be the first to admit that I put on some unwanted pounds this summer. Towards the end of August, I was having some boyfriend troubles and was coping with the fact that my dad was getting married in about a month. Because of this, I ate.

Sep 21, 2009

Body Blog: Why You’re Gaining Weight

New findings suggest that the fat found in certain foods actually make their way to your brain before they add the dreaded cellulite to your hips and thighs. Once there, they order the brain to send messages to your body’s cells, telling them to ignore the appetite-suppressing signals that stop us from stuffing our faces (well, sometimes).

Apr 17, 2009

The CC Weekly Weigh In: Our Favorite Munchies

April is a busy month: Easter, Passover, Earth Day and, our personal favorite, 4/20. We seriously curbed our smoking habits after a pretty serious waffle binge a few years back, but we let loose - munchies and all - once a year. And that day is comin'.

Lunchbox Favorites: A Throwback

Dodgeball. Track and field day. Recess… There was a time when these words were what made us tick, when all...

Aug 19, 2008

E133, E210, E-wwww

How many of us really know what’s in our food? Celebrities, campaigns, and informative guides have all tried to help...

Apr 26, 2008

Bad Things: How I Love You

When I Googled “things that are bad for me” and Chicken Pot Pie came up, I was surprised I didn’t...

Mar 24, 2008

Nov 29, 2007

Fight The Flab: Tips to Avoid Holiday Thunder Thighs

It’s that time of year again. Actually, who are we kidding? It’s always that time of year. When is there...

Nov 26, 2007

Happy Food!

I am sitting at a very long table. There are hundreds of people on all sides of me also sitting...

Aug 6, 2007

Paris Hilton Inadvertantly Promotes Health

It may sound shocking, but Paris Hilton has managed to actually help someone by being constantly plastered all over the...

Apr 17, 2007

Avoiding the Fat Girlfriend Trap

This past Saturday I woke up to a plate of food shoved in my face. After I wiped the sleep...

Mar 14, 2007

Today’s Workin’ Out Playlist

If I forget to bring my iPod to the gym, I lose all motivation, talk myself out of my usual...