Eat More Fat! With advice from just about all of our governments, certainly in the west, & our medical communities, we have spent several decades now trying to reduce our fat intake. During that time, I think we may even have achieved that goal, but western populations continued to get fatter. Higher fat diets, though … Continue reading Eat More Fat!
I Love Yogurt ... Who Knew! I made my first batch of yogurt in my new Instant Pot® & it was so ridiculously good, I just can't believe it! Check out the pic of that spoon standing upright in it. It is firm, with a really smooth texture, and it tastes so creamy that it's … Continue reading I Love Yogurt … Who Knew!
The Lazy Dieter You know how some skinny people stereotype us fat folk? We're fat because we're lazy, right? Now if I'm honest, I'd have to admit that I would rather lie than sit, and sit than stand. When it comes to getting anywhere, I'd probably drive around the block, rather than walk across the … Continue reading The Lazy Dieter
Dieting on the Road It's not as challenging to eat "well" on the road as we dieters like to imagine. I'm not talking about going the chicken salad route (hold the chicken skin, the croutons, the dressing and the dried fruit & nut pieces) ... you can do that if you want but that's not … Continue reading Dieting on the Road
Let's Get Fat! Today, if you ask me if I have a sweet tooth, I will say no. In fact, I have always totally denied any leaning towards sweet things. "Give me a rib steak over dessert any day!", I would assert. My history might suggest otherwise! Doughnuts (or donuts!) are really cheap in my … Continue reading Let’s Get Fat!