The Biggest Loser, Body Shaming & Weight Obsession

The Biggest Loser has been all over the news and blogosphere since it’s season finale earlier this week. If you’re like me and prefer twitter to TV, here’s what’s going ...

Nutrition Bar Nonsense (And a Few Winners)

Is anyone a stranger to the occasional nutrition bar?  I think I survived most of college on Luna bars, and (mostly in a former life) have tried everything from Think ...

Acupuncture For Dummies, Skeptics and Needle-Phobic

What are your initial thoughts on acupuncture? Needles, eek, I know. It’s not something we grew up with – no we went to the regular ol’ doctors who hand out (cherry!) ...

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In Season: May in Fruits and Veggies

April showers bring May flowers, right? Please, please say yes. I cannot ...

Just Can’t Get Enough… WATER

Holy moly, Unless you’re in, like, winter in Australia right now, it’s ...

You Are What You Eat! AKA Gods Pharmacy

Something about chain letters that’s like, nostalgic, ya know? Reminds me of ...

Jay-Z and Beyonce Go Vegan for 22 Days

In case you missed it in crazy week of news, Jay-Z announced on his Life & Times blog that he and queenB have given up meat and dairy for most of the month of december, which personally i think is pretty rad. Below is what he had to say on forming habits and going “plant […]

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Aire Ancient Baths and a Chocolate-Off

If you’ve read and relate to Buzzfeed’s all too accurate “30 signs you’re almost 30” you  likely agree with me that baths are the new bars. Friday nights are meant  for floating, I’m pretty positive of it. And Aire baths in TriBeCa is a little piece of zen beneath the city, we’re not talking bath houses […]

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Instagram & Bomb Diggity Brussels Sprouts

Are you on the instagram (aka #instabrag) circuit?  Blogging is soooo 2012 (Kidding of course) — so let’s connect there for good recipes and nerdy nutrition humor.  Here’s one of my favorite recent insta’d recipes:   OK ok,I’ll be honest I didn’t entirely “make” these brussels sprouts though they did make their way to my belly. […]

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In The News: Recent Articles and Interviews

This about sums it up: Follow One Smart Brownie on Facebook or on twitter for more funnies and updates. Here’s where I’ve been while not blogging: Interviews CNN: Popcorn packed with antioxidants Health.com The Best & Worst Picnic Foods NY Daily News: Get Beach Ready By Memorial Day Yahoo: Best and Worst Hot Dogs Health.com: […]

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Valentine’s Day: Heart-Shaped Bites

Happy Valentines Day! Well as much as I love love, I think Dolly Parton said it best: “My weaknesses have always been food and men – in that order” – so we’ll skip the men for the time being even if I always have quite a bit to say on the topic. You’d probably never […]

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