• Corbin Bernsen and His SAVN Snow Globe

    Actor Corbin Bernsen has more than 8,000 snow globes in his collection, but his favorite right now is the one he created to benefit benefit The Salvation Army Vision Network (SAVN),…   See the Image

  • Lose Weight With This Plate

    From Malibu to Monterey Park, Pasadena to Palos Verdes, most Angelenos are stressed right now. They’ve just polished off the biggest meal of the year, and are wondering how they’re ever going to…   Read the Article

  • Lose Weight With This Plate

    A California-based design company serves up a way for you to lose weight, set a gorgeous table and help fight childhood obesity, all at the same time.   See the Gallery

  • Not for Everyone

    Published 12/02/13 in Houses
    Not for Everyone

    Of course, you can't please everyone. Smaller plate sizes generally mean fewer leftovers. Canine diners can take consolation in the fact that people food is not always good for them.   See the Image

  • Size Really Does Matter

    Published 12/02/13 in Houses
    Size Really Does Matter

    Studies show that switching from a 12-inch plate to a 9-inch plate may help reduce caloric intake by up to 48%, or up to 275-350 fewer calories per meal, if portions are optimized.   See the Image

  • Cleverly Designed for Portion Control

    The European design is fabulous, but also functional by helping you portion your meal correctly. You get pretty much all the nutrients you need if you fill half a 9-inch plate with veggies,…   See the Image

  • Lose Weight With This Plate

    There's a subtle weight loss device at work in this festive holiday setting. Slim & Sage plates are nine inches wide, compared to standard 12-inch plates, and the design eases healthy portion…   See the Image

  • No Sacrifice of Style Necessary

    Your eyes hardly notice that these plates are smaller when they're attractively set on the table, but your waistline will soon notice that you're eating less. Studies have shown that people continue…   See the Image

  • A Refined Way to Beat the Battle of the Bulge

    By using smaller plates like these from Slim & Sage, and exercising portion control, you can avoid the trap that most Americans fall into: exceeding the FDA’s serving size guidelines by 200…   See the Image

  • Slim and Sage 1 blue plate

    Published 12/02/13 in Houses

    This calorie reduction that comes from substituting a 9-inch plate for a 12-inch plate could translate to roughly 14-18 pounds over three months, if the plate is used two meals per day -- and that's…   See the Image