Seriously, have you SEEN Jennifer Hudson’s new silhouette?? I have. And now no matter where you turn in my kitchen, there’s the before and after shot of her plastered on boxes of crackers, cookies, Kraft mac n cheese. Let’s call it motivation. A subtle hint that watching what you eat can really make a difference. Damn woman. You look good.
Ms. Hudson’s one of the 750,000 people pointing to Weight Watchers’ point-system for life-changing weight loss. I’ve actually been on in the past. It helped me lose the 70lbs (!!) gained during pregnancy.
So things are groovy, right? Wrong. Seems WW is finding itself in a diet dilemma, running into controversy regarding its new point system. Seems wine shouldn’t be treated the same calorically as grapes. Duh. So not everyone is thrilled about the switch.
Weight Watchers has overhauled its points system. And not everyone is happy about it. The new system’s ‘PointsPlus’ values has stunned the many devoted members who have sworn by the old points method for weight loss since it was introduced 13 year ago. For the 750,000 Americans on Weight Watchers, the new program will require some adjustment in how they choose their foods. Read more…