The 12 Unhealthiest Wintertime Drinks

They may taste yummy, but they are far from good for your waistline. Not to mention your cholesterol levels. If you’re going to treat yourself to any of the 12 unhealthiest wintertime drinks, you might want to do so infrequently!

From worse to worst, here they are:

12. Starbucks’ White Hot Chocolate

11. Panera’s Pepperment Hot Chocolate

10. Starbucks’ Eggnog Latte

9. McDonalds’s Frappe Caramel

8. The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf: Gingerbread Cookie Ice Blended Drink

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Calorie Burning DIY Projects

Two weeks from now the gyms will be brimming with New Year’s Resolvers. Even if you’re religious about your workouts, these last  weeks leading up to the end of the year can be wrought with impulsive calorie intake. Before you sign up at a gym, take a look at the calorie burn you can enjoy while sprucing up your space. I recall that Mr. Mod lost a good 10lbs when he laid our hardwood floor many years ago, without even giving up snacks! Continue Reading

Eight of the Twenty Worst Foods in America.

Men’s Health editor-in-cheif David Zinczenko’s new book, Eat This, Not That!, explores food choices at popular restaurants, supermarkets, and holiday treats. The book also explores the twenty worst foods in the country, and The NewYorkTimes.com Blog highlights eight of them:

  • Worst Fast Food Meal: McDonald’s Chicken Selects Premium Breast
    Strips with creamy ranch sauce. Chicken sounds healthy, but not at 870
    calories.
  • Worst Drink: Jamba Juice Chocolate Moo’d Power Smoothie. With 166
    grams of sugar, you could have had eight servings of Ben & Jerry’s.
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