ISLAND LIFE SHORTS
Waiter, check this
Boomers spend more per person on restaurant meals than any other age group, according to the National Restaurant Association. And, according to the 2007 Zagat restaurant survey, boomers and other restaurant diners are spending even more now. Some results:
HEALTHY OR NOT
BEWARE OF STEALTH SUGAR
Many foods with a "healthy" reputation are actually stealth sugar bombs, notes Mens Health magazine. Three examples? Yogurt with "fruit" on the bottom (it's loaded with corn syrup); baked beans (yep, glazed with sugar); and California roll (white rice and imitation crab? Men's Health calls it a "Japanese sugar cube").
"It's really easy and safe for me to just sit up on stage and sing 'Beautiful.' But there are so many more sides to me than my voice."
Christina Aguilera | in Glamour