Want to eat that piece of cake, but not sure you “should?” Check out “Piece A’ Cake,” a video in which “a woman faces her insecurities as she battles the urge to devour a decadent piece of cake, imagining the dire, albeit irrational, consequences that will ensue.” (That quote from the great new Venus Vision Community: Connecting Women with Women where we found this.)
After watching the video, maybe you want to join our Twitter Twibe “HaveYourCake.”
Tooting our own horn: A Weight Lifted was named as one of the Top 50 Incredibly Inspiring Weight Loss Blogs on the Pharm Tech Blog. Tooting others’ horns: Also listed are some of the great blogs on our blogroll!
Is your fridge/pantry ever full of odds and ends that you just can’t figure out how to put together into a tantalizing meal? Enter Supercook which, according to AppScout “Stalking the Killer App,” helps you find recipes that use what you’ve got available. I did a quick search on salmon and came up with some great ideas. Dinner is planned. Yay!
Speaking of recipes, a plug for Mark Bittman’s. We’ve used them for years at Green Mountain, offered his great book How to Cook Everything in our bookstore, and now follow his blog Bitten. A yummy-sounding dish featured this week: Fresh Strawberries with Almond Creme Anglaise. He calls it “one of the world’s supreme desserts.” Think I’ll have to try me some.
Should we or shouldn’t we…drink coffee? Ponder this brief review of some of the research. The decision still rests with the individual, say the experts. How does it make you feel?
Depression is a serious illness that should be treated. It’s not your fault. You can get better. Resources at womenshealth.gov.
How do celebrities’ weight battles make you feel? For some of us, it makes it hard to say “I love my body” and mean it. Thanks, The-F-Word.org for tweeting this article. And congrats on acing your oral exam!!