Gaga Talks Dieting, Blames Dad’s Italian Cooking

So it turns out that nutritionist who estimated that Lady Gaga had gained 30 pounds wasn’t far off after all, either that or she just heard it so many times she decided to agree but subtract five pounds because no one’s allowed to be that right.

“I’m dieting right now, because I gained, like, 25 pounds,” Gaga told Z100’s Elvis Duran. “And you know I really don’t feel bad about it, not even for a second. I have to be on such a strict diet constantly. It’s hard because it’s a quite vigorous show, so I tend to bulk up, get muscular, and I really don’t like that. So I’m trying to find a new balance.”

A balance between Superfood and meatballs that is. The culprit behind the weight gain is her dad’s restaurant, Joanne Trattoria, in Manhattan.  Continue reading “Gaga Talks Dieting, Blames Dad’s Italian Cooking”

There’s A New Children’s Book About Dieting?!?

Just I’d let you guys know that this is a real book, it’s not out yet, but it’s by Paul Kramer (Do Not Dread Wetting the Bed, Divorce Stinks!) and will be available in October.

It discusses a very controversial issue – dieting among children. Maggie Goes On A Diet is targeted at a 4-12 year old audience, according to Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

A 14 year-old girl who is harassed by classmates for overeating and not being the same size as them decides to change her image, not by crash diets or pills, but by replacing her former eating habits with healthy ones and also by exercising.

Continue reading “There’s A New Children’s Book About Dieting?!?”