“can I please be skinny,” I whisper as I open another bag of left over Easter candy.
Adult purchase of the day: Self-Defense Kitty Keychain!
If you’ve ever thought to yourself, “Hrm. I like cats AND I do that thing where I jab my keys between my fingers in the present of frightening people, AND wouldn’t it be kiiiinda bad-ass to have some brass knuckles around?” well, run, don’t walk.
(Thank you to Lianna for the heads-up! The first photo is from Wicked Games, but they are sold out right now; I believe this is the source for that second picture.)
Sugary drinks tied to 180,000 deaths worldwide
MyHealthNewsDaily: Consumption of soda and other sugar-sweetened beverages may contribute to hundreds of thousands of deaths around the world, mainly due to type 2 diabetes, a new study says.
The results show sugar-sweetened beverage consumption is linked to 180,000 deaths a year worldwide, including 25,000 deaths a year in the United States, the researchers say. The study is being presented at a meeting of the American Heart Association.