The Great Divide: Why "The Biggest Loser" Is Better Than "Downton Abbey"

I really missed The Biggest Loser during last night's Golden Globes broadcast. (Thankfully it airs tonight.) But it got me thinking. In these troubling times I think it’s more important than ever that we are united over a common interest. So let's cut the Downton Abbey crap America....more
JaneJ: I'm sure you could tell that it was not meant to be serious and simply ...more

Many Americans: Overweight and Addicted to Fast Food

As I look at TV show series like The Biggest Loser, Too Fat for 15 and Addicted to Food on the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN),  I think about how I once topped the scales at almost 300 pounds and I can’t help but to wonder… Why are all these people getting so darn fat? Food has been delicious for a very long time but over the last 30 years the obesity rate for our country has more than tripled...more
Hi Bonnie.  Thanks for this great post.  I have been on a crusade to rid my pantry and family of ...more

Why Food Addiction, Binge Eating & Compulsive Overeating Disorder?

The Spiritual, Emotional and Physical Reasons for Compulsive Eating...more

Shedding for the Wedding: Please Pass the Puke Bucket

I don't mind reality shows. I also don't mind weddings; my Grandma used to plan weddings and I have happy memories of helping her with little things while scouring the bridal magazines. I've been known to watch a few bridal reality shows, mainly because Grandma and I could call each other and dish. But Shedding for the Wedding? It's not my bridal shower tea party. ...more

It's so sad what weddings have become to most people.
I'm glad (my unhusband and I) have opted ...more

turns out reality TV isn't so real afterall

this is so 4 days ago, but still - i just had to mention it. y'all know NBC's The Biggest Loser, right? a show famous for its contestants losing massive amounts of weight in an all-too unnatural period of time? (just checking....more

Constructive Destruction - Finding a Phoenix Amongst the Ashes

I Want to be The Biggest Loser I have applied to be a contestant on NBC's The Biggest Loser. I am morbidly obese enough, and to such a degree, to make me an ideal candidate for The Biggest Loser. OH.MY.GOD. ...more