The Wellness Wire: Heavenly Christmas Foods, Blurred Lines Parody, and More

Part of staying healthy is staying in the know and keeping up to date on what’s going on in the world around us. If you’re on the go and still want to keep up with what’s trending, we’re here to help! Here are the top links of the day in bite-size pieces. 

Taking Pictures May Impair Memories, Study Shows (via Fox News)

Taking pictures fox news

Next time you are at a museum, try holding off on the picture taking until after you’ve looked at an object without the assistance of a camera lens.  Snapping pics instead of actually looking at a painting or sculpture may make you less likely to remember what you are seeing.  And the point of going to a museum is for you to become more cultured, not your Instagram followers.

‘Blurred Lines’ Gets Transformed Into ‘Mulled Wine’ Parody (via Huffington Post)

I know I want some Mulled Wine after listening to this parody.  “Blurred Lines” is catchy enough to begin with, but this holiday version is sure to get stuck in your head.

TIME Men Attempt the Aerospace Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show Workout (via TIME)

The Victoria’s Secret models are in ridiculously good shape, largely in part to an intense fitness regimen.  Some of the male employees at TIME attempted to do the same workout as the models, and they end up looking ridiculous throwing punches at the air in their suits.  They have a lot of work to do before they are run way ready.

29 Heavenly Christmas Foods from Around the World (via Buzzfeed)

Buzzfeed heavenly christmas foods

If you’ve been good all year and have stuck to all of your diet and workout routines, you might be ready to reward yourself with some indulgent treats during the holidays.  If you are looking for that perfect Christmas dish to dive into guilt free, check out some of these festive foods from around the world for some inspiration.

Well + Good’s 10 Fitness and Wellness Trends of 2014 (via Well + Good NYC)

2014 Fitness trends

Well + Good is a great source for staying up to date on the latest health and fitness trends, and now they are making some predictions on what will be even more popular in 2014.  Huge selections of good for you juices and patterned yoga pants? Sign us up!

What were your favorite links of the day?