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Dec 18, 2016

The 10 Best Foods To Help Kickstart Weight Loss After the Holidays

Don't stress. We can't say no to holiday desserts, either.

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Nov 26, 2012

Jessica Simpson’s Post-Baby Diet Revealed

It's closely modeled after the Weight Watchers' point system, and was released in detail today. What do you think about Jessica's weight loss and crash dieting -- is this the secret to the perfect Daisy Duke bod?

True Story: I Struggle With a Weight Obsession

Honestly, that last time I would consider myself skinny would be at the age of 12. Puberty hit me hard, leaving me with big hips, big boobs, and flabby thighs. Within a few months I changed from a bony, kind of lanky girl to a stocky, curvaceous woman. It freaked me out. It still freaks me out.

Nov 21, 2012

No Bread, No Pasta… Uh, No Problem? [One Month Challenge, Week #4]

First of all, I'm not feeling any skinnier. Sure, I'm less bloated which is great, but now that my body has adjusted to these new eating habits the difference is small and almost not worth the struggle.

Aug 25, 2012

The Stars’ Diet Tips And Tricks…Seriously

We've heard about the GOOP cleanses and Regina George's "cranberry juice only" craze (What? She wanted to lose three pounds), but let's be honest, this can be traumatizing to your body.

Aug 19, 2012

Aug 16, 2012

How To: Avoid the Freshman 15

Your freshman year is all about excess. Excess drinking, excess partying, excess sex, but it doesn’t have to be about excess weight.

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Aug 9, 2012

Kim Kardashian Lost 7 lbs in 7 Days On This New Diet

We always hear about all the new fad diets the celebs are constantly trying, and we always try to follow our favorite celeb's sworn by plans!

Jul 23, 2012

5 Tips For 1/2 Marathon Training [One Month Challenge]

While my one month challenge with CollegeCandy is now at an end, my half marathon training is not. I am on a 10 week program that will only continue to get more rigorous.

Jul 12, 2012

I’m 5 Pounds Thinner! Kylie’s Special K Challenge

Woo hoo, y'all! I am five pounds thinner just in time for the wedding I'll be walking in this weekend!

Jul 6, 2012

Molly Does The Special K Challenge: The Final Countdown

It's my last day of the Special K Challenge, and let me just tell you, I feel fantastic. I know I hit some rough patches with the pasta, and it was next to impossible to resist drunk eating, but I did it!

Jun 30, 2012

Kylie’s Special K Challenge: One Pound Down!

Remember how I said that beginnings are really hard?

Jun 29, 2012

Molly’s Special K Challenge: Bumps In The Road

Let me preface this by saying that I’m the type of girl that dives into a pool headfirst and then worries later if it was a bad idea.

Jun 25, 2012

CollegeCandy’s Molly Mahannah Does the Special K Challenge!

CollegeCandy paired up with SHAPE magazine to give us the opportunity to write about our experiences with the Special K Challenge!

Jun 16, 2012

Summer Slimdown with the Tone It Up Girls! [Video]

You know, that conversation where you vow to workout this summer, make healthy diet changes, and lose weight.

Jun 7, 2012

How To: Have Fun Working Out!

Bikini season is here ladies! If you haven’t already gotten your butt in gear, there’s no more time to waste. So get to it!

May 23, 2012

Ex James Bond Outraged Over Beer Sell-Out [Candy Dish]

The phrase "Shaken, not stirred" may no longer accompany Bond's signature martini order.

May 15, 2012

Tuffy Luv Sez: Love That Bod!!!

Dear Tuffy Luv, I'm fat. I hate my body. Now what?

Jul 7, 2011

Candy Dish: No Love for the Biebs

•People don't want to buy magazines with Justin Bieber on the cover •TV Husbands with double lives •What's on your summer bucket list? •Finger length may indicate a man's...size •Neat! Eye wear made from recycled skateboards •Jennifer Aniston is taking a break from acting •Healthy ways to lose weight easily

Mar 30, 2011

How to Make Your Favorite Unhealthy Foods Healthy

Although it may not feel like it (what up gloves in March), but summer is coming. And with summer comes tank tops, short shorts and bikinis. You know you want to start getting in shape for all those beach photos, but you also know you're not ready to cut out all your favorite snacks. After all, what is life without ice cream or cheese?

Jul 25, 2010

I Remember: My Journey through Fatness, Skinniness, and Healthiness

People can be monsters, and I don’t mean in the Lady Gaga sense. They can be downright vicious to others without even realizing the irreversible damage they cause in the process. Though I keep it hidden away in a corner of my mind, I have a lot of memories of this kind of often subtle ruthlessness. I spent most of my young life as “the fat girl.” This is what I remember.

Jun 24, 2009

Add A Dash For Weight Loss?

Always looking for new ways to curb your appetite and shed those stubborn pounds? Now that bikini season’s among us (or at least among those of us that don’t live on the East Coast, where it’s been raining for about 10 days now), finding a way to cut calories and look good on the beach is on everyone’s mind. Enter Sensa.

Feb 18, 2009

The Four Day Diet: Lessons Learned

[Jill has been dabbling in the 4 Day Diet and sharing her journey with us. We saw her first week...

Jan 21, 2009

Did She Just Say 4 Day Diet?

I hate diets. I do. I don’t believe in them. I think diets just lead to breaking diets which leads...

Oct 8, 2008

Photographing Your Food = Weight Loss?

This is probably going to sound crazy to a lot of you, but I promise, the underlying principle of what...

Sep 24, 2008

How I Beat My Eating Disorder

I was 14. My parents were getting a divorce. My father was also simultaneously dating a new woman. I was...

Sep 3, 2008

Candy Dish: Harry Potter Does Drag

Daniel Radcliffe …for some reason… would love to play a drag queen Freud was right. We’re all gross. Nothing says...

Aug 21, 2008

A Healthy Diet Can Include French Fries

I get asked about my diet a whole lot. As my peers are getting older every year (because I am…and...

Jun 1, 2008

Trying to Lose Weight? Try an Online Food Diary

With the purchase of my new Wii Fit, I’ve been on a serious exercise and health kick of late (with...

Apr 25, 2008

The Passover Diet: Days 4 & 5

Basically, I’m hungry and fatigued. And I want to eat bread. I wake up and I eat matzoh. Then I...

Apr 1, 2008

Breaking Up With Your Best Friend

Knowing when to end a long term friendship can be more difficult than any of us would ever like to...

Mar 7, 2008

The Unknown Benefits of Exercise

We all know the obvious reasons to throw on those lululemons, lace up the Nikes and sweat it out at...