I thought this was a pretty interesting post on the size of dishes and portion control. It only enforces my hunt for some new china to use post op.
Today our very own Dr. Ruby Gatschet is our blogger. Dr. Gatschet joined our bariatric care team last year and we are so glad to have her on board! Read on to see how the plates and dishes we eat from actually affect how much we eat.
I first became interested in how dinnerware has changed over the years and how that has translated to our eating habits when I was admiring some Haviland china sets that had been passed down through my husband’s side of the family. Certainly, they were beautiful pieces of dishware, but they were amazingly small compared to my own set of everyday china. The serving pieces were the size of my regular dinner plates, and the dinner plates were the size of my salad plates. This observation led me to do some research on dinnerware sizes over the years, which in turn led me to…
View original post 712 more words