Pringles is jumping on the holiday bandwagon. And not in a good way. The chip-maker just unveiled its new holiday flavors. You can wait until November to try these not-even-close-to-being-a-potato-chip snacks yourself, or you can take it from others who already tested them–and called them a “horrible abomination to humanity.” More
The takeaways from Harvard’s mega-study on the best and worst foods for weight-loss may not be groundbreaking, but I think that’s kind of the point—the study measured small lifestyle and diet changes (the kind we could all easily make) and the kind of impact these they have in the long-term.
Yes, we all know potato chips aren’t exactly apples. But I am kind of surprised to find out that they’re the food most corresponded with weight gain. Is this because potato chips are independently extra bad for you, or because of the associations between potato chips and a certain kind of diet or lifestyle? We don’t know. But I still might think twice next time I’m about to eat some. More
The Dalai Lama Leaves Politics – The Dalai Lama resigned from his role as Tibet’s political leader today; Tibetans will elect a prime minister to follow in his footsteps on March 20. (TIME)
Pregnancy Hormones for Weight Loss – It’s a scary world when women are injecting hCG pregnancy hormones to lose weight, but that’s exactly what they’re doing. (Vitamin G) More
Potato chips are one of the most delicious parts of a July 4th barbecue. Of course, we try to stick to the baked, not-as-terrible-for-you kind (honest). But if we were to indulge in some fried, greasy goodness, you can bet … More
Potato chips are an unlikely eco-hero, but PepsiCo is actually turning spuds into spigots in four of their U.K. potato chip factories. Potatoes are 80% water, surprisingly, and rather than waste it, PepsiCo plans to start sourcing it back to … More
Happiness, by Lay’s: Check out photos of happiness at “The Happiness Exhibit”, a project by Lay’s. If the user submitted photos don’t bring a smile to your face, go pig out on a bag of chips.
When I sent my Blisstree post from last week around to my friends, I figured I’d hear a reproach or two for having hurled a certain unsavory word around while trying to get my tween-ish age kids off to school … More