What About Aphrodisiacs?

In ancient Egypt radishes were advocated as a sex-stimulating food. The-Romans sang the praises of onions. The French believe that eating frog’s legs make them passionate. Catherine de Medici swore by artichokes. Others praise mushrooms, carrots, spinach, turnips, celery, and even asparagus. Caviar and oysters have their advocates, and a great authority on love, Casanova, Read more …

The Sense Of Satisfaction Can Propel You Forward

A sociologist at the University of Long Is­land, New York, tells us that Americans alone spend $1,400,000,000 a year trying to lose weight. A billion four hundred million! This includes “a billion dollars on diet food, articles and literature and $220 million a year at health spas and weight-reducing salons.” If you consider all that Read more …

How To Break a Binge

I’M not predicting you will binge. You may not. How­ever, having been in your place, I know I sometimes do go off the deep end. Even now. If I expected perfect control from myself all the time, those moments I do fall would wipe me out. But remember, we are not always able to be Read more …