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Overeating Doesn’t Cause Obesity, but Your Food Choices Do

Overeating Doesn’t Cause Obesity, but Your Food Choices Do

So, it turns out that overeating doesn’t cause obesity. There’s been a lot of new research out there recently that has absolutely blown my mind. Holly recently blogged about how some pesticides can hold back weight loss so eating organic foods might actually give you an advantage. I recently read (and tweeted about) how aging doesn’t slow your metabolism as previously believed. Now, research is showing that it’s definitely not the amount we eat that causes us to gain weight!

What is Nutritional Psychology? Can It Help Weight Control?

What is Nutritional Psychology? Can It Help Weight Control?

Nutritional psychology is a subject I stumbled upon on social media – of all places – and that sent me into a massive online rabbit hole to better understand what it’s all about. Keeping in mind that even with all my best googling, I’m still eons from becoming an expert, I still thought this topic was fascinating enough that I wanted to share it. 

What Do Real Keto Diet Results Look Like?

What Do Real Keto Diet Results Look Like?

I’m still in early days when it comes to recording keto diet results.  Feels like I’ve been doing this for quite some time, but I’m still only several weeks in.  Still, I’d like to share what my progress looks like so far.

Finding Hidden Weight Loss Motivation Where I Least Expected It

Finding Hidden Weight Loss Motivation Where I Least Expected It

The days of finding weight loss motivation in bikinis or skinny jeans have loooong passed.  They used to drive me, but these days, I find that any help they give me is either short-lived or non-existent. In fact, over the last year, thinking about clothes that don’t fit has really only caused me stress. It hasn’t pushed me forward to do anything great for myself.

The Keto Diet Has Helped Me Stop Sugar Cravings

The Keto Diet Has Helped Me Stop Sugar Cravings

I never once in my life thought that I would be able to stop sugar cravings.  I have the biggest sweet tooth of anyone I know…except probably Holly. She really takes the cake (see what I did there). It was one of the things I was most hesitant about with starting my keto diet.

My Big Booty Will Help Me Live to Be 100 Years Old

My Big Booty Will Help Me Live to Be 100 Years Old

I’m Marley and I want to live to be 100 years old!  Thanks for welcoming me to the Cake2Go blog.  I think Holly has been doing a fantastic job all this time, but her perspective is hers and it’s time for some fresh ideas to join her! Why I Want to Live to Be 100 Years...

The Best Research-Based Weight Loss Tips

The Best Research-Based Weight Loss Tips

If there is anything that every dieter knows, it is that there are a lot of great weight loss tips out there, and a lot of widely believed myths, to go with them. We hear them and see them everywhere! I can’t get through a Facebook doomscroll without stumbling on at...

Fantastic Tips To Smash Your Food Cravings Fast

Fantastic Tips To Smash Your Food Cravings Fast

When you’re trying to lose weight, finding yourself face to face with food cravings for something that is not appropriate to your dieting efforts can be a genuine problem. Food cravings may sound simple, but they can be overwhelmingly powerful, to the point that all...

Why Weight Loss Remedies Don’t Make You Fit

Why Weight Loss Remedies Don’t Make You Fit

I’m going to take a moment to vent about claims associated with some weight loss remedies. This is one of those topics that pushes my buttons. While I usually try to keep my topics upbeat, I’ve been thinking about this one for a while. Even though it’s not the...

Why I Decided Against a Weight Loss 7 Day Fast

Why I Decided Against a Weight Loss 7 Day Fast

Earlier this year, I started to look into a weight loss 7 day fast.  Fasting has become such a hot topic that I’ve been looking into a lot of its forms to see if any of them will benefit me.  This was not an easy process!  There is an awful lot written about the...

Eating When Bored: Activities to Quit The Habit

Eating When Bored: Activities to Quit The Habit

Other than actual hunger, there are a number of things that can cause you to want to eat. Primary among them are issues such as eating when bored as well as sheer habit. Any of these things can make you want to start to eat more food than you actually need. They can...

Make Your Personality Traits Work FOR Your Weight Loss

Make Your Personality Traits Work FOR Your Weight Loss

Your weight loss, what works for you, and what doesn’t, is greatly dependent on who you are. Your characteristics and individual personality traits help to decide how you can realistically live your life. The lifestyle changes, from diet to exercise and from stress...

How to Do Dry January Right for Health and Weight Loss

How to Do Dry January Right for Health and Weight Loss

Have you been doing a dry January, planning a dry February, or thinking of skipping alcohol for all of 2020?  The trend of scrapping alcohol for the first month of the new year has become a traditional one for many people as they recover from a holiday season of...

Smaller Plate Aids Portion Control

Smaller Plate Aids Portion Control

Having trouble controlling how much you eat? Want to eat a smaller sized portion and feel like you’ve satisfied your hunger without wanting more? Some researchers suggest you might want to try serving your meals on a smaller plate or in a smaller bowl, as studies have...

Free Restaurant Items that Ruin Your Diet

Free Restaurant Items that Ruin Your Diet

When you’re eating at a restaurant and you’re on a diet, it is very important to make the right selections for your meals. The problem is that many free restaurants that ruin your diet are commonplace in these establishments. Most restaurants are filled with little...

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