When you’re not shopping, you’re resting your feet at a cozy Starbucks and slurping a holiday drink. Hey – ’tis the season, right? When we took a look at the nutrition facts behind all those peppermint lattes and spiced-up hot chocolates, we realized why so many people gain weight during the holidays. Some of these drinks contain more calories than an entire meal. And they definitely contain more sugar that we really want to consume through a plastic lid.
These seven holiday drinks are full of calories, fat, and so much sugar you’ll never know what hit you (until you crash out before you’ve gotten home for dinner). We’d rather save room for real dessert and homemade eggnog: