New Year's Diet Plan: Bugs on the menu

Kick off your 2014 diet with a nice plate of crickets!

Happy 2014 everyone! If you're like millions of other people, today marks the official start of your post-holiday diet, which means you're likely going to be sitting down to a nice plate of greens at dinner tonight and avoiding that last piece of chocolate pie left over from your New Year's party (or Christmas dinner, as if there'd still be leftovers from eight days ago).


But before you start chopping up celery sticks or carrots for your new snack, check out this video from the folks over at TED - they have another suggestions - bugs! Emma Bryce makes her case for ingesting insects in this Ted Ed Lesson and video:

I think I'll stick with the vanilla Yoplait Light, thanks!

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