Brilliant, resilient… Have you heard of the Doodle Diet?

5 Feb

Ridiculously inventive, and bordering on irrational (but in a fun way), is The Doodles Diet, Deborah Zemke’s book of 36 engaging placemats that each serve up something better to do than eat.

Obviously drawing is way more fun than skinny jeans. Kidding!!!

The Doodles Diet


I know some people who would love this, and a couple who’d despise it. If I actually sat down at a table to eat I’d probably consider buying it. If only…


One Response to “Brilliant, resilient… Have you heard of the Doodle Diet?”


  1. Pacman on a diet: The skinny on everyone’s favorite ghostbuster « chAMpagne bdaYs: Toasts to Health, Love & Life - March 1, 2010

    […] Cherries. Full of antioxidants, cherries help protect the body from diseases. If you suffer from arthritis or gout, add cherries to your diet. Trouble sleeping? Cherries can help… they contain melatonin, a natural sleep regulator. Apples. Everyone’s favorite convenience food, apples may save you from cancer. They help satiate appetite, too, with fiber. Bananas. Besides being delicious, this superfruit safeguards your heart with potassium, soothes ulcer pain like an antacid, and helps regulate your digestive system. Pears. Another good source of fiber, pears are a healthy choice for just about everyone. Most of the nutrients reside in the skin, so wash and leave unpeeled. Mangoes. Like the apple and pear, mangoes contain cancer-fighting pectin, a soluble fiber. If you are dieting, snack on mango — it is considered a high volume food and is low in calories. Pretzels. The well-known shape that’s featured in Pacman is relatively safe, though high sodium content makes many question whether they can truly be called a healthy snack. Portions, portions, portions! […]

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