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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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Aug 27, 2019

Times have changed. The old carbing-up cycles from bodybuilding days of old no longer apply when maintaining a healthy lifestyle while winning competitions. Keto has proven itself over and over to be the obvious choice for those want to maximize their efforts of cycling through a long, productive building state. To share both sides of the coin, Drew welcomes Robert and Crystal Sikes. Robert has been bodybuilding for over a decade and wife, Crystal has only recently engaged in physical competitions. They describe their fitness lifestyle before and after keto, how they maintain a high level of fitness, and the accident that became the popular Keto Brick. 

 

Complete Keto: A Guide for Transforming Your Body and Your Mind for Life,  visit CompleteKeto.fit2fat2fit.com to get your copy now. Get the CK30 video series as a bonus when ordering with this link. And, please leave a review on Amazon. 

 

If you like the podcast subscribe & review it on iTunes | Stitcher

 

Key Takeaways:

 

[5:14] Robert and Crystal describe when and where they met and their fitness level at the time.

 

[12:22] What muscle building was like before and after keto while prepping for a bodybuilding competition.

 

[18:17] How Crystal transitioned from never having done a fitness program to competing while doing keto.

 

[27:58] Robert explains why he maintains a high-fat ratio while prepping for a competition on keto. 

 

[34:54] How the Keto Brick came to be and how people use it. 

 

Sponsors: 

Complete Wellness Supplements — Shop Drew’s hand-formulated, high-quality, pre-workout greens, Keto Meal Replacement with grass-fed collagen, and MCT Oil soft-gels. Some products are available through Amazon Prime.

 

Redmond Real Salt — An ancient seabed in Utah is the source for this natural, undiluted real salt with all the essential trace minerals left intact. Keto is better with Real Salt. 

 

Dry Farm Wines — You can have alcohol on the ketogenic diet. Use this link for a bottle of wine for $.01 with any order

 

Mentioned in This Episode:

Keto Savage

KETO BRICK

@ketosavage on Instagram

@LadySavage on Instagram

Fit2Fat2Fit

Take the Fit2Fat2Fit Podcast Listener Survey

Fit2Fat2Fit on Facebook 

@Fit2Fat2Fit on Instagram

Fit2Fat2Fit Book 

Complete Keto Book

Drew on Social Media: @fit2fat2fit

Email Drew: Drew@fit2fat2fit.com 

Aug 20, 2019

You could be doing everything right and still not be able to meet your health and fitness goals if you have a hypo or hyperthyroidism. If you are one of the 8 out of 10 women who are eating right, working out, and are still unable to lose weight or possibly even gaining weight, you may have a thyroid issue. Drew’s guest today, Elle Russ knows first-hand how hard you can work to stay healthy and how little difference it makes if your thyroid isn’t working properly. For years, she was misdiagnosed and given incorrect information about the symptoms she was experiencing due to her thyroid malfunction. During this discussion, she shares the symptoms to look out for, a list of blood tests you should consider if you think you have an issue, and where you can find knowledgable help. 

 

Complete Keto: A Guide for Transforming Your Body and Your Mind for Life,  visit CompleteKeto.fit2fat2fit.com to get your copy now. Get the CK30 video series as a bonus when ordering with this link. And, please leave a review on Amazon. 

 

If you like the podcast subscribe & review it on iTunes | Stitcher

 

Key Takeaways:

 

[5:25] Elle describes her symptoms and her body’s reaction to receiving an improper diagnosis.  

 

[11:57] Elle lists the available thyroid tests and offers advice for women who may have a thyroid problem. 

 

[19:46] Men aren’t as likely to have a thyroid problem but when they do it affects their sexual health. 

 

[23:26] The common culprits at the source of a thyroid problem and the effects of stress on the endocrine system. 

 

[32:51] How keto affects the thyroid.

 

[41:13] Pre, Peri, and Post-menapausal considerations for women. 

 

[43:36] Where to look for help if you think you may have a thyroid issue?

 

 

Sponsors: 

Complete Wellness Supplements — Shop Drew’s hand-formulated, high-quality, pre-workout greens, Keto Meal Replacement with grass-fed collagen, and MCT Oil soft-gels. Some products are available through Amazon Prime.

 

Redmond Real Salt — An ancient seabed in Utah is the source for this natural, undiluted real salt with all the essential trace minerals left intact. Keto is better with Real Salt. 

 

Dry Farm Wines — You can have alcohol on the ketogenic diet. Use this link for a bottle of wine for $.01 with any order

 

Mentioned in This Episode:

Elle Russ Website with Free Guide

Primal Blueprint Podcast

@_elleruss on Instagram

Middle Path Medicine Website

Natural Thyroid Hormones Yahoo Group

Stop the Thyroid Madness Website

Recovering with T3 Website

Fit2Fat2Fit

Take the Fit2Fat2Fit Podcast Listener Survey

Fit2Fat2Fit on Facebook 

@Fit2Fat2Fit on Instagram

Fit2Fat2Fit Book 

Complete Keto Book

Drew on Social Media: @fit2fat2fit

Email Drew: Drew@fit2fat2fit.com 

 

Aug 13, 2019

It’s just you and Drew. You’ve sent your questions about the Ketogenic Diet on social media or e-mail and Drew, being the nice guy that he is, not only answers your questions, but he also shares the why behind the answer and where you can get additional information. Drew is known for trying things out before he promotes them. He must believe in something before he takes on a sponsor and is apparent in this Q&A session, he uses every single product he allows to sponsor this show. If you have additional questions, send them to Drew’s Instagram account, @Fit2Fat2Fit

 

Complete Keto: A Guide for Transforming Your Body and Your Mind for Life,  visit CompleteKeto.fit2fat2fit.com to get your copy now. Get the CK30 video series as a bonus when ordering with this link. And, please leave a review on Amazon. 

 

If you like the podcast subscribe & review it on iTunes | Stitcher

 

Key Takeaways:

 

[6:56] If I have a cheat meal will I have to start all over?

 

[11:08] What if you are constipated on the ketogenic diet? 

 

[13:39] What if I don't like coffee or tea? 

 

[15:33] Are snacks between meals allowed?

 

[18:55] I'm feeling fatigued doing keto, is this normal?

 

[20:59] I'm not hungry when it's time for my next meal. Should I force myself to eat? 

 

[25:01] Should I look net carbs or total carbs? 

 

[26:37]  Can I have alcohol on the ketogenic diet? 

 


Sponsors: 

Complete Wellness Supplements — Shop Drew’s hand-formulated, high-quality, pre-workout greens, Keto Meal Replacement with grass-fed collagen, and MCT Oil soft-gels. Some products are available through Amazon Prime.

 

Redmond Real Salt — An ancient seabed in Utah is the source for this natural, undiluted real salt with all the essential trace minerals left intact. Keto is better with Real Salt. 

 

Dry Farm Wines — You can have alcohol on the ketogenic diet. Use this link for a bottle of wine for $.01 with any order

 

Mentioned in This Episode:

Fit2Fat2Fit

Take the Fit2Fat2Fit Podcast Listener Survey

Fit2Fat2Fit on Facebook 

@Fit2Fat2Fit on Instagram

Fit2Fat2Fit Book 

Complete Keto Book

Drew on Social Media: @fit2fat2fit

Email Drew: Drew@fit2fat2fit.com 

Aug 6, 2019

Our bodies are constantly changing. The fitness routines and workouts that have served us in the past may not be optimal over the long-term. It’s important to stretch and move our bodies in new ways to maintain healthy muscles and to stave off workout boredom. In this solocast, Drew offers up why it’s important to alter your fitness routine and examples of how to modify the intensity and volume of your workouts. 

 

Complete Keto: A Guide for Transforming Your Body and Your Mind for Life,  visit CompleteKeto.fit2fat2fit.com to get your copy now. Get the CK30 video series as a bonus when ordering with this link. And, please leave a review on Amazon. 

 

If you like the podcast subscribe & review it on iTunes | Stitcher

 

Key Takeaways:

 

[7:07] Drew explains muscle confusion and why it’s important to change your fitness routine every 4-6 weeks. 

 

[11:52] Ways to switch up the volume and intensity of workouts. 

 

[21:49] The pitfalls of not switching up your workout routine. 



Sponsors: 

Complete Wellness Supplements — Shop Drew’s hand-formulated, high-quality, pre-workout greens, Keto Meal Replacement with grass-fed collagen, and MCT Oil soft-gels.

 

Redmond Real Salt — An ancient seabed in Utah is the source for this natural, undiluted real salt with all the essential trace minerals left intact. Keto is better with Real Salt. 

 

Dry Farm Wines — You can have alcohol on the ketogenic diet. Use this link for a bottle of wine for $.01 with any order

 

Mentioned in This Episode:

Fit2Fat2Fit

Take the Fit2Fat2Fit Podcast Listener Survey

Fit2Fat2Fit on Facebook 

@Fit2Fat2Fit on Instagram

Fit2Fat2Fit Book 

Complete Keto Book

Drew on Social Media: @fit2fat2fit

Email Drew: Drew@fit2fat2fit.com 

 

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