Category Archive: Guest post

Why the Advice “Just Eat More to Rev Your Metabolism” is Misguided

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Though he hates the attention, one of the perks to being married to a professional brainiac is that we get to constantly discuss really awesome stuff–biochemistry, research, behavior, psychology, natural health, relationships, personal development, learning, growing, risking, improving. Many have commented that we are “so intense” because Jade and I live, eat, breathe this stuff. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jillfit.com/2014/02/25/eat-more/

What Your Doctor Doesn’t Know About Fatigue + The 3 Diagnoses They Miss

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You might not know this, but in conventional medicine, “chronic fatigue syndrome” is NOT actually recognized as a legitimate diagnosis because they can’t test for it nor treat it . And yet “fatigue” is the #1 reason why people go to see their physicians.  And yet adrenal fatigue manifests in women all the time, and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jillfit.com/2014/02/20/fatigue/

Help! I’m Counting Calories and I Can’t Stop!

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Aaaaaah! When JillFit Ambassador Maryalice Goldsmith approached me with the idea to write an article about calorie-counting, I loved the idea! I think the one thing that actually saved me from moving into full-blown adrenal fatigue and metabolic damage when I was competing was that I never counted calories. (Oh no, I just cut out …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jillfit.com/2014/01/30/calorie-counting/

Cavewomen Don’t Get Fat? Hormones, Paleo, Carbs, Oh My! {Guest Post}

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I am beyond excited to feature a guest post today, by my good friend and “gorgeous” best-selling author Esther Blum, RD, of Living Gorgeous. Esther and I have been friends since her first book, Eat, Drink and Be Gorgeous came out years ago, and over the years it’s been a pleasure to watch her grow …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jillfit.com/2014/01/06/cavewomen/

5 Ways to Boost Your Happiness & Stop Hating Your Body

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The following is a guest post from my friend, and one of my Best of You Coaching Club alumni, Kara Silva (she was also featured here). Kara recently launched her brand, Zen Barbell, and her very first online program, which has been enjoying an incredible reception for the ladies that have completed it–30 Days to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jillfit.com/2013/02/14/stop-hating-your-body/

4 Reasons Why You Should Be Doing BODYWEIGHT Exercise (Yes, Bodyweight!)

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Ok, I’ll admit it. I used to think bodyweight exercises were a cop-out. I mean … really?? Isn’t that for “beginners” and people who can’t handle “real” weight training? Well, that’s what I thought until my friend (and expert in female fitness) Nia Shanks showed me up with her new Beautiful Badass Bodyweight Workout Guide.  …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jillfit.com/2013/02/06/bodyweight/

11 Ways to Make Your Postpartum Fat Loss Easier

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The following is a guest post by JillFit friend and fat loss expert Kate Horney, owner of Beyond Fit Physiques and creator of the Beyond Baby Postpartum Fat Loss System. Kate had her little Jackson in September 2012 and has been on the path of postpartum fat loss expert ever since. Below she offers some …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jillfit.com/2013/01/28/postpartum-fat-loss/