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The Fit2Fat2Fit Experience

The Fit2Fat2Fit Experience Podcast features Drew Manning of www.fit2fat2fit.com. Drew brings his unique perspective on health and fitness to the podcasting world. Drew gained international media attention from his journey of gaining and losing 75 lbs. on purpose by blogging and writing a NY Times Best Selling book about it (Fit2Fat2Fit). Drew dives into why diets don't work, why people lose weight only to gain it back. Why does it seem so hard? Because focusing on just nutrition and exercise is missing the mark. Overall health and wellness is key to long-term success and often our industry neglects this. Drew answers your questions and interview leaders in the industry to share secrets about real transformation and long term success. Health is not just working out and eating wholesome foods, it is also mental, emotional, and spiritual. Change comes from the inside out so join us on this journey!
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Feb 27, 2018

The keto diet has well-known weight loss and health benefits but did you know it can also benefit those living with debilitating diseases? Jade Nelson joins Drew to share how a ketogenic diet changed her life. By changing her diet and staying in ketosis Jade drastically diminished her epileptic seizures, reduced the side effects of her medications and gave her the energy and stamina to continue in her massage therapy career. Today, Jade shares her knowledge with others and pays it forward in any way she can. Listen to her inspiring story.

 

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Key Takeaways:

 

[5:00 Jade has had seizures and been on medication for most of her life.

[13:00] After 28 years of seizures, Jade decided to the keto diet.

[17:47] The keto diet removed the brain fog and side effects of epilepsy medication.

[21:24] Modifying the keto diet for therapeutic reasons vs. weight loss.

[30:52] Hacks for staying on the keto diet when traveling.

[36:59] How Jade shares her keto journey with others.

[39:54] Resources for more about the keto/epilepsy connection.

 

Sponsors:

Complete Wellness Supplements — Shop for Drew’s hand-formulated powdered greens, probiotics, and MCT Oil Powder

Dry Farm Wines — Use this link for a bottle of wine for $.01 with any order

Dollar Workout Club

 

Mentioned in This Episode:

Jade Nelson

@Thetraininsideme on Instagram

The Charlie Foundation

Drop an F-Bomb

Carley Eissman Foundation

Keto Clarity: Your Definitive Guide to the Benefits of a Low-Carb, High-Fat Diet, by Moore and Westman

Fit2Fat2Fit

Fit2Fat2Fit on A&E

Fit2Fat2Fit on Facebook

Fit2Fat2Fit Book

Drew on Social Media: @fit2fat2fit

Email Drew: Drew@fit2fat2fit.com

Feb 20, 2018

Drew’s guest, Michael Cazayoux is strong in more ways than one. Since overcoming a drug addiction as a teenager, he has focused on gaining physical, mental and spiritual clarity through health and fitness. He is the CEO of Brute Strength and host of the Brute Strength podcast. His Crossfit training programs along with his Olympic powerlifting experience help athletes from all sports build endurance and strength.

 

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Key Takeaways:

 

[4:53] Michael's father was a major influence on fitness and lifting in his early years.

[9:08] At 15, Michael was psychologically and physically dependent on drugs.

[24:54] Building Brute Strength.

[30:20] Respecting the grueling endeavor that is Kokoro camp.

[40:29] Mental, and spiritual clarity are essential for physical progress.

[48:14] Michael's favorite books.

 

Sponsors:

Complete Wellness Supplements — Shop for Drew’s hand-formulated powdered greens, probiotics, and MCT Oil Powder

Dry Farm Wines — Use this link for a bottle of wine for $.01 with any order

Dollar Workout Club

 

Mentioned in This Episode:

Brute Strength Podcast

@michaelcazayoux on Instagram

@brute.strength on Instagram

Daring Greatly, by Brené  Brown

Mindset, by Carol Dweck

The Way of the Superior Man, by David Deida

Harry Potter Series, by J.K. Rowling

Tribe, by Sebastian Junger

Fit2Fat2Fit

Fit2Fat2Fit on A&E

Fit2Fat2Fit on Facebook

Fit2Fat2Fit Book

Drew on Social Media: @fit2fat2fit

Email Drew: Drew@fit2fat2fit.com

 

Feb 14, 2018

Even though the producers of the Fit to Fat to Fit show revealed more of their struggles, sisters Toni and Felicia Romero did have positive moments during their experience. Toni joins Drew to discuss the difficulties of having your family relationship filmed, how Felicia’s difficulty when gaining weight kept her motivated and how she maintains a healthy lifestyle now that the show is over. Felicia and Toni’s episode highlights the importance of accountability when going through a lifestyle transformation.

 

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Key Takeaways:

 

[4:10] After college, Toni started eating poorly every single day.

[6:01] Felicia needed to understand what it feels like to be overweight.

[9:36] The show’s producers focused on the fighting but there were positive moments.

[17:44] Toni was on a Paleo diet and did cardio twice a day.

[20:05] Felicia's body resisted gaining weight and she lost her strength and endurance.

[23:01] Toni was motivated to work out harder because Felicia was going through the same experience.   

[27:57] How to stay motivated to maintain a healthy lifestyle.

 

Sponsors:

Complete Wellness Supplements — Shop for Drew’s hand-formulated powdered greens, probiotics, and MCT Oil Powder

Dry Farm Wines — Use this link for a bottle of wine for $.01 with any order

Dollar Workout Club

 

Mentioned in This Episode:

Toni Romero on Facebook

Fit2Fat2Fit

Fit2Fat2Fit TV on Lifetime - S2

Fit2Fat2Fit on Facebook

Fit2Fat2Fit Book

Drew on Social Media: @fit2fat2fit

Email Drew: Drew@fit2fat2fit.com

Feb 6, 2018

As a 305-pound lineman for the Washington Redskins, Will Montgomery had an almost unheard of career of 20 years in the NFL. When an injury took him out of the game he had to decide what was important to him in this life. Being the best dad he could for his two young children motivated him to cut out sugar and drop 80 pounds. During this interview, Will sheds some light on the NFL as a business, how he made his physical transformation and asks Drew the questions we all want to know the answers to about Paleo and Keto.

 

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Key Takeaways:

 

[4:16] Will's ‘all you can eat’ way to gain weight.

[9:41] Will earned a scholarship as a walk-on player at Virginia Tech.

[19:10] The difference between playing college ball and playing in the NFL.

[26:10] Nutritional information and healthy food were available at the team's facility.

[30:46] Life after the NFL.

[34:32] By eliminating second helpings and sugar, Will was able to drop weight.

[42:25] Paleo and Keto, what's the difference?

[45:42] The easy way to make an MCT oil coffee.

[51:31] Will’s transformation article.

 

Sponsors:

Complete Wellness Supplements — Shop for Drew’s hand-formulated powdered greens, probiotics, and MCT Oil Powder

Dry Farm Wines — Use this link for a bottle of wine for $.01 with any order

Dollar Workout Club

 

Mentioned in This Episode:

Fit2Fat2Fit

Fit2Fat2Fit on A&E

Fit2Fat2Fit on Facebook

Fit2Fat2Fit Book

Drew on Social Media: @fit2fat2fit

Email Drew: Drew@fit2fat2fit.com

Feb 1, 2018

Producer’s of the Fit to Fat to Fit show ask clients and trainers to wear a diary camera for 8-months to monitor progress and provide a look into the ups and downs of the experience. During this episode, Quincy talks with Drew about all the juicy drama that didn’t make the show and the unfortunate health problems that plagued both he and his trainer, Willie. Quincy also shares how he lost the weight and how his eating habits have changed (or not) after the experience.   

 

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Key Takeaways:

 

[3:47] The opportunity to do the Fit to Fat to Fit Experience changed Quincy's life.

[9:23] Willie made a sacrifice that only a good friend would make.

[13:17] Health problems plagued Willie and Quincy.

[26:37] Quincy ate like a rabbit to assist his transformation.

[30:35] Willie's sacrifice motivated Quincy to work harder.

[31:55] Quincy maintains balance in all areas of his life.

 

Sponsors:

Complete Wellness Supplements — Shop for Drew’s hand-formulated powdered greens, probiotics, and MCT Oil Powder

Dry Farm Wines — Use this link for a bottle of wine for $.01 with any order

Dollar Workout Club

 

Mentioned in This Episode:

@Imawinner on Instagram

Fit2Fat2Fit

Fit2Fat2Fit TV on Lifetime - S2

Fit2Fat2Fit on Facebook

Fit2Fat2Fit Book

Drew on Social Media: @fit2fat2fit

Email Drew: Drew@fit2fat2fit.com

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