Topic: Gwyneth Paltrow

Ok, So Maybe Gwyneth’s Low-Carb, Low-Sugar Diet Isn’t That Bad…

Ok, So Maybe Gwyneth's Low-Carb, Low-Sugar Diet Isn't That Bad...

So, last week, I wrote about purveyor-of-goop Gwyneth Paltrow’s new low-carb, low-sugar cookbook (and how when her family eats that type of cooking, they feel hungry, which seems like a weird thing to admit in a cookbook). I’m not a huge fan of Gwynnie, so I ripped on her pretty hard. Today, I read a new interview from SELF that gives a bit more insight into how she approaches her diet. And I have to say, I feel a little bad about picking her apart so harshly.

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Gwyneth Paltrow And Tracy Anderson Worry That Your Exercise Is Making You Fat

Gwyneth Paltrow And Tracy Anderson Worry That Your Exercise Is Making You Fat

Gwyneth Paltrow‘s GOOP newsletter usually causes the most outrage when it’s chock full of expensive product suggestions or advice on work-life balance from women who can afford personal chefs. But I have even more to say about today’s topic: “Is Your Workout Making You Fat?” The letter is a plug for Gwyneth’s personal trainer, Tracy Anderson; an “expert” whose advice on weight loss for moms and exercise to transform your body type tends is fairly infamous for being body negative and, in many cases, lacks any basis in science. The advice that she’s spouting via Gwyneth suffers both pitfalls. More »

Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining With Goop: Ceramic Fortune Cookie, Anyone?

Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining With Goop: Ceramic Fortune Cookie, Anyone?

“In order to avoid stress we girls at goop have put together a plan to make entertaining fun and stress-free,” writes Gwyneth Paltrow in the latest issue of her vanity publication. How sweet. And what might Gwynnie & the goop gang advise for less stressed holiday entertaining? Oh, just your run of the mill advice on bespoke stationary dinner menus and buying your ceramic fortune cookies in advance. More »

Gwyneth Paltrow Wants To Sell You A $75 One-Shouldered Yoga Top

Gwyneth Paltrow Wants To Sell You A $75 One-Shouldered Yoga Top

Do y’all get GOOP, Gwyneth Paltrow’s much-maligned weekly lifestyle letter? GOOP is basically the laughingstock of the internet, frequently skewered and satirized because of its tone-deaf content and dizzying disregard for anyone who doesn’t live the kind of uberprivileged life that Gwynnie leads. This week, Gwyneth is letting us in on some of her ridiculously impractical and expensive suggestions for the holiday season. More »

Gwyneth Paltrow Swears She Wrote Her Own Cookbook, But Many Celebrity Chefs Don’t

Gwyneth Paltrow Swears She Wrote Her Own Cookbook, But Many Celebrity Chefs Don't

Gwyneth Paltrow insisted on Twitter that she wrote “every word” of her 2011 cookbook, My Father’s Daughter, without the help of a ghostwriter. A New York Times article last week said Gwyneth—along with many other celebrities, chefs and celebrity chefs —don’t write their own cookbooks or even develop and taste all the recipes included. More »