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How Your Personality and Thinking Impact Weight Loss

Is this cold, foamy glass of beer half full… or half empty? Do you even like beer? What are your thoughts on consuming alcohol, in general? Got you thinking, didn’t I?! Your knee-jerk response to this photo and then the more thought provoking questions can tell much about your personality and thought patterns. The food… Read More How Your Personality and Thinking Impact Weight Loss

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4 Common Struggles with Fermented Foods + 25 Solutions

Many diets and food plans are finally capitalizing on the health and weight loss benefits of fermented foods like pickles, kraut, kimchi, and even sourdough and tempeh. Smoothie lovers boost their morning’s green goodness with probiotic milk or coconut kefir and soda lovers are turning to the probiotic (and yeast) powerhouse of kombucha (just look… Read More 4 Common Struggles with Fermented Foods + 25 Solutions

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5 Ways to Manage Your Health Goals

Life is complex, and adding focused, healthy goals can make daily life more stressful. Here’s 5 ways to maximize the small steps toward accomplishing your big goal of a healthy weight lifestyle. 1. Keep It Simple Eliminate, cleanse, remove guilt. It’s not about perfection but the daily focus on what helps you Click To Tweet… Read More 5 Ways to Manage Your Health Goals

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3 Actions To Combat Stress and Exhaustion When There’s No End In Sight

Need Some R & R (Rest and Relaxation) But Instead You have S & S (Sleeplessness and Stress)? I’ve talked with countless people (myself one of them) who really want to make weight loss “happen” for them. BUT-and there’s always a disclaimer phrase that follows: “I can’t change X in my life right now. It’s… Read More 3 Actions To Combat Stress and Exhaustion When There’s No End In Sight

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Food Needs To Be Tasty For Weight Loss

Being a Sloppy Eater I realized tonight as I sat completely full and satisfied from an incredibly tasty, well balanced, and healthy dinner that my own “sloppy” approach to my personal weight loss is less about my ability and more about taste. Come to find out that I’m not the only one who succumbs to… Read More Food Needs To Be Tasty For Weight Loss

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Making Healthy Choices for Both Fat and Weight Loss

Food. For those of us who struggle to permanently lose excess fat and body weight and battle against cyclical food cravings, the struggle to find emotional balance and “the perfect food” goes deeper than willpower. There are Biological Factors that Influence Food Choices Studies into behavior reveal a subset of met or unmet criteria that… Read More Making Healthy Choices for Both Fat and Weight Loss

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Weight Loss Strategies: Challenges and Lifestyles

Strategize For Your Reward When it comes to the decision to commit to losing weight, you are really determining if the reward is greater than the need.   If you are still searching for help to reach your optimal weight through online resources (and reading this post), then you will benefit from the simple basics of Reset… Read More Weight Loss Strategies: Challenges and Lifestyles

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When Healthy Makes You Tired It May Be Hormones

Still tired after making healthier food choices and changing some habits? It may be a hormonal imbalance from your past lifestyle or a chronic deficiency that needs some TLC. Here’s some real food solutions from expert MDs and best selling authors. Healthier Habits Overview: You’ve switched from pasta to whole grains or veggie noodles, most… Read More When Healthy Makes You Tired It May Be Hormones

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3 Daily Resets Targeting Hormones, Inflammation & Metabolism for Weight Loss

Just joining us in learning how to maximize weight loss, break through weight plateaus, or trigger more loss? Read How To Stop Losing The Same Weight Over and Over Again for the big picture of how Daily Resets are designed to target hormonal imbalances, chronic and systemic inflammation, and metabolism related issues (HIM). Reset Your Morning… Read More 3 Daily Resets Targeting Hormones, Inflammation & Metabolism for Weight Loss

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What Your Food Says About Behavior: The Gut-Brain Connection Explained

Planned Behaviors When I followed the GAPS diet for losing over 25 pounds and maintained for over 1.5 years, I was simply following a plan that was very restrictive. I learned within the first 3 days that you did not deviate from the plan.  And so I didn’t because it caused excruciating and debilitating physical… Read More What Your Food Says About Behavior: The Gut-Brain Connection Explained

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Sugar Sucks The Life Out of You (and What To Do About It)

The Weight of Sugar I’m not going to sugar coat it: this past week I’ve joyfully consumed sugary foods, and I don’t mean the real stuff like fruit.  It’s kicked my butt (and added to it, I’m sure). It wasn’t in the heat of the moment, either; it was pre-meditated.  With the bone broth and… Read More Sugar Sucks The Life Out of You (and What To Do About It)

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Carbohydrates Are Key to a Healthy Weight Lifestyle

Carbohydrates are Key to a Healthy Weight Dr. Alan Christianson, NMD and author of The Adrenal Reset Diet, states that “When in good health, we are able to keep our weight at a range conducive to our good health despite inevitable variations in day to day food intake” (pg. 45). The basis of his diet… Read More Carbohydrates Are Key to a Healthy Weight Lifestyle

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How To Stop Losing The Same Weight Over and Over Again

Sometimes Weight Loss is Complicated In the course of losing weight, it is not uncommon for people to reach weight loss plateaus or to even gain some weight back.  This can be especially frustrating when you have made food choices that are healthier, like eating less processed meals and refined flour or sugar products. It’s… Read More How To Stop Losing The Same Weight Over and Over Again