Food fads: What’s good and what’s bad about Weight Watchers?

I’ve been sharing with you my thoughts on food and diet fads and cults—and today I’m tackling Weight Watchers. “What!!” you say? “Weight Watchers is an American institution!” Sure. Millions have lost weight with Weight Watchers. And I acknowledge the good things about it. But it’s a bit of a revolving door. Let me explain.…

Should I go gluten-free?

One of the latest food fads is the “gluten-free” craze. Should we follow this, or is it a pointless fad? Should we keep eating wheat, which the Bible refers to as the “staff of life”? What if you love bread? Are “gluten-free” foods worth your money? How do you avoid gluten? After 20 years of…

What’s the best diet in the WORLD?

One of the most freeing things I’ve ever done is to STOP DIETING. Over 20 years ago. Like you, I’ve been subjected to a barrage of media touting every new diet. The diet business is BIG business. Like, more-than-$1-billion-a-year big. And there have to be NEW fads to feed the machine. I’m passionate about reminding…

Food Fads: Is Red Wine Good For You?

It’s become accepted by most of America that “a glass of red wine every night is good for you.” But is it? (If you like to hang onto your opinions, regardless of whether they’re valid or not, maybe you won’t want to watch!) Then again, I might be more objective in this video than you’re…

Paleo Diet: The Good, Bad, and Ugly! {NEW VIDEO}

I’m talking about FOOD FADS for the next couple of weeks. I’ve written on it before. Now here’s my video.  I don’t have a vendetta against the Paleo Diet. I just think people should know that it’s a fad, that there are good and bad things about it, and that it has little or nothing…