Category: Culture of Eating

German commercial reminds us that it is worth it to work towards our fitness goals, even when everyone else thinks you’re ridiculous.

German commercial reminds us that it is worth it to work towards our fitness goals, even when everyone else thinks you’re ridiculous.

With over two thirds of the population in North America today falling into the overweight or obese category, it can be very difficult to stick to a healthy eating plan. The peer pressure is massive to just give in and eat the office donuts, an extra helping of dinner, or a massive restaurant meal and … Continue reading German commercial reminds us that it is worth it to work towards our fitness goals, even when everyone else thinks you’re ridiculous.

Has the Sugar Industry Been Lying to Us the Whole Time?

Has the Sugar Industry Been Lying to Us the Whole Time?

The excellent documentary, Sugar Coated, takes you through the sugar industry's grand conspiracy over the last 60 years. What shocked me the most is how similar their strategies were to those of big tobacco. The big difference is that nowadays we know cigarettes are terrible for our health, but sugar still holds a warm place … Continue reading Has the Sugar Industry Been Lying to Us the Whole Time?