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So fans of Macy’s is in an uproar.  Macy’s released a set of “Mom Plates” that reads, mom jeans, favorite jeans, and skinny jeans.

The company’s website advertises the plates as a way to keep consumers from overeating. “Research shows that people unintentionally consume more calories when faced with larger portions,” the site says.

So, to keep you from overindulging, our tableware collection provides helpful and hilarious visual cues; simple guide rails.


The plates are still available at its manufacturer’s site. Pourtions, the company that makes the item, told the Huffington Post that the plates weren’t meant to offend anyone. The plates are “meant to be a lighthearted take on the important issue of portion control,” Portions president Mary Cassidy told the publication.