The Pound for Pound Challenge is back again! From now until June 30, 2010 the Pound for Pound Challenge will donate 14 cents to Feeding America. This is enough to deliver one pound of food to a local food bank. Imagine if you pledged 20, 50, 100 pounds – you could really make a difference. Not only are you helping yourself lose the weight and become healthier, you are helping your community.
I can’t help but be jealous that tonight the contestants met up with the gorgeous Chef Rocco DiSpirito to make healthy versions of their former favorite fast foods. Rocco spices up the competition by throwing out a prize to the team that makes the best tasting dishes with the lowest calories. They’re playing for a dinner cooked by Rocco, and one player of that team will get an extra vote for this week’s weigh-in. Winning with the best low-cal savory dishes is the black team. Lucky Laura won the extra vote for her team. (more…)