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Q&A 29: Food & Pain – Arthritis and Nightshades, Tummy Troubles and FODMAPs

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Should you avoid nightshades and FODMAPs? You probably want to know what they are first, right? I've been getting lots of questions about what they are, how they impact health and if they should be avoided. In today's Q&A episode we're defining them, explaing how they act in the body, establishing who should take caution and how everyone can reduce any potential negative impact of nightshades and FODMAPs. Listen Now! ...Read More

Episode 086: Eat Foods You Love & Have A Bangin’ Body with Allison Hagendorf

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This girl. Guys. Seriously. Allison Hagendorf is an absolutely incredible example of loving food, enjoying food and having a great body at the same time. In today's episode we get super practical (and pretty funny) about HOW to move away from the all-or-nothing approach and how to learn to enjoy your favorite things while losing fat and getting a body you absolutely love. We talk about food obsession, navigating social ...Read More

Q&A 28: Not Enough Carbs, Getting Enough Nutrients, Kombucha…

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Another fun, short episode answering listener questions! We're taking a short look at 4-5 questions focusing on what's "not enough carbs", getting adequate nutrients from food, kombucha for breakfast, bulletproof coffee & my own personal workout plan. If YOU have a question you'd like me to tackle, make sure you get on the free VIP email list so you can tell me what you want or need!!!  Listen Now! Download Episode ...Read More

Episode 085: How To Stop Making Excuses

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It used to be so easy for me to say to myself, "Alright! I'm really doing it this time! No more excuses! This is it for real! I'm ready!!" But it never happened like that. It just didn't. I became a master of talking myself into whatever choice felt good at the time. I'd say, "It's just this one thing, it can't possibly hurt" or, "I'll be extra strict tomorrow" ...Read More

Episode 084: 8 Powerful Benefits of Coconut Oil

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I've talked about coconut oil and medium chain triglycerides (MCTs) in a handful of episodes today but I wanted to take a broader look at the very diverse and powerful benefits of coconut oil. I've previously focused on the benefits of coconut oil as it relates to energy and weight loss but it's so much more than that! Today we're diving into cholesterol, antibacterial properties, hormones and more! Listen Now! Download ...Read More

Episode 083: 13 Lessons About Fat Loss and Life

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Today's episode is HEAVY but I think it will be extremely valuable. We're going through 13 lessons about fat loss and life that I feel we'll be extremely helpful in your pursuit of your goals. And honestly, these 13 lessons about fat loss are super applicable to EVERY aspect of your life! These will help you conquer goals related to health, fitness, careers, relationships, finances and so much more. I'd ...Read More

Q&A 27: Magnesium for PMS, Magnesium for Athletes, Epsom Salts & More

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Last week I aired an episode discussing 10 reasons you need magnesium for fat loss and health. It was a pretty awesome show and it generated a ton of great questions! The volume and quality of questions clearly indicated the need for a second show! In today's Q&A episode we're answering those questions and diving into deep detail about how magnesium works in the body. Specifically, we're going to talk ...Read More

Q&A 26: Why You Haven’t Done It Yet

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I recently wrote a blog post about why you haven't made progress yet and it generated a lot of discussion and a whole bunch of practical questions. In today's episode, we're diving a little deeper into that blog post to answer questions and provide support in finding out why you haven't done it yet. Why you haven't lost weight. Why you haven't changed your eating habits. Why you haven't been ...Read More

Episode 081: Common Fat Loss Challenges with Heather Robertson

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Heather Robertson, a working mom of 3, lost 170 lbs after a lifetime of struggling with her weight. She is now a fat loss coach, podcaster and blogger at Half Size Me and we teamed up to address some of the most common fat loss challenges and how we tackle them. We talk about how she taught herself moderation, how she maintains motivation, dealing with food pushers and much more! Listen ...Read More

Episode 080: 10 Reasons You Need Magnesium for Fat Loss & Health

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Magnesium is the 4th most abundant mineral in the human body and the majority of us don't get enough of it. It is absolutely required for more than 300 reactions in the body. Without adequate magnesium, every single aspect of your health is impaired. In today's episode we'll cover 10 reasons you need magnesium for fat loss, for health, for energy and much more. Listen Now! Download Episode 10 Reasons ...Read More