Topic: diets

2015 Diet Trends, Ranked By How Stupid You Sound Explaining Them To Your Friends

2015 Diet Trends, Ranked By How Stupid You Sound Explaining Them To Your Friends

The diet trends we tried in 2014 are now being thrown aside, disproven, or cautioned against by medical professionals, so its time for whoever invents these ridiculous, unsafe diets to come up with some new ones! Here are a few of the diet trends that may be on the rise in 2015, ranked by the reactions you’ll get from your friends. The scale is something like “Eh, that seems a tad silly,” to “WTF is wrong with you???” More »

Don’t Tell Me What To Do: Diets Are For Feminists Too

Donât Tell Me What To Do: Diets Are For Feminists Too

Just last week, someone on Facebook accused me of perpetuating anti-feminist body hatred simply because I acknowledged that people diet with this post. It was very a frustrating charge to stomach because I don’t think it’s misogynistic to talk about dieting. It’s something that people do whether or not we talk about it and it’s counterproductive to give other women a hard time about their choices concerning their individual bodies. More »

We Will Soon Replace All Food With Soylent, The Nutritious Vitamin Sludge Of The Future

We Will Soon Replace All Food With Soylent, The Nutritious Vitamin Sludge Of The Future

As a lady blog (one of several!), we get bombarded with a lot of information about fantastical new diets all the time. For the most part, they’re a repackaging of the same fluffy bullshit that celebrities parrot ad nauseam in gossip weeklies–broccoli and fish! grilled chicken and salad!–but occasionally we encounter something extremely bizarre and new. More »