Ask Fatty Felicity

Welcome to Ask Fatty Felicity, the write-in column where you get to ask all your burning questions about Fat, Diet, and the Meaning of Life! Let’s get right to today’s burning questions, shall we? Fatty Felicity, what a lovely name. Is it in reference to your personal tonnage statistics?  –Jenny Thank you, Jenny. In fact, […]

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The Good, The Bad and The Ugly III

Just because something isn’t a lie does not mean that it isn’t deceptive. A liar knows that he is a liar, but one who speaks mere portions of truth in order to deceive is a craftsman of destruction. ― Criss Jami We’ve looked at the good. We’ve looked at some bad. Now…the ugly. Eating protein […]

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Final Dairy Clarity

The one who burns his mouth for drinking milk too hot eats even yogurt carefully.  –Turkish Proverb Let’s talk about dairy one last time. We’ve considered whether we need to abandon it entirely solely because we imagine our supposed Paleolithic ancestors didn’t eat it. We’ve looked at whether it is going to give us cancer […]

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A Dairy Good Time Was Had By All

After cheese comes nothing. –English Proverb (from the Latin) Having discussed whether we should avoid dairy entirely solely because our supposed Paleolithic ancestors are believed not to have eaten it, let’s now consider a couple other thoughts, shall we? The next thing to think about is this: 2. What’s up with the conflicting studies? Why […]

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Dairy, Dairy, Quite Contrary

Eat butter first, and eat it last, and live till a hundred years be past. –Old Dutch proverb What to do about dairy? Some people love it, some people hate it, everyone wants it on pizza. Vegans won’t touch it, while Paleos claim it’s too new a food to safely eat. Some are sure it […]

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