How I Finally Gave Up Dieting

By Guest Blogger

One of our Slim Chance Award judges and favorite bloggers, Annabel Adams, let go of dieting for good last year. Think you’re ready, too? Annabel has 8 questions for you to answer to get you started. Last year, I did something unheard of: I gave up dieting. This may not seem like a big deal, but in a society that […] Read more »


Weight Loss Fraud – What a Surprise – Not!

By Marsha Hudnall MS, RDN, CD

FTC Cracks Down on Weight Loss Fraud On the heels of our Slim Chance Awards, which called out the most egregious weight loss schemes of 2013, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) this week charged four companies with weight loss fraud. Sensa, the makers of a powder that you sprinkle to your food to “make you feel fuller faster” L’Occitane, which […] Read more »


Dieting Declaration of Independence

By Lisa Christie

Happy July 4th! Will you sign our Declaration of Independence from Dieting? At Green Mountain, we believe women have been lead astray with weight loss schemes that have added to their weight struggles, negatively affected their health and kept them from living the lives they dream. We all deserve the freedom from eating and weight struggles, but dieting just takes […] Read more »

Sign our declaration of independence from dieting

40 Reasons to Stop Dieting Before You Start

By Lisa Christie

Today’s blog post is part of our top-40 series to mark Green Mountain’s 40th anniversary. International NO DIET Day Yesterday was International NO DIET day, and I read some astonishingly heartfelt pieces about why people don’t diet or have stopped dieting. Among them – Tiffany of More Cabaret – on not dieting as an ode to her father who fought […] Read more »