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The one thing 97% of dieters won't do to lose weight

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There is a reason 97% of dieters fail.

The reason is obvious.

They fail to stick to the diet.

Hold on, hold on.

It's not because they are lazy and undisciplined, it's because weight loss diets are designed to be done for a temporary time period.

They are not by design for permanent results.

Think about it:

- If you don't already go to the gym and love it, how long do you think you can force yourself to do it?
- How long can you really live on 1000 calories or less a day, before you freak out...

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Weight Loss Block #4: Leaky Gut

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Weight loss is not as simple as 'eat less & move more'.

There are 8 physiological blocks to weight loss that have nothing at all to do with calories or exercise.

Here is how having issues with leaky gut blocks weight loss:

1) Systemic inflammation blocks insulin receptors which means your body becomes resistant to insulin and as a result has a difficult time converting nourishment into fuel and instead it is accumulated into fat. Excess belly fat and weight gain are...

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Seed Porridge

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I created this cleanse friendly grain free coconut/seed based porridge recipe for my clients in the Delish Diet Deep Cleanse.

It is totally rocking my world - I am eating it almost every day for breakfast without getting bored of it!

In a world of sugar laden processed food breakfast cereals that hook us with their ease and convenience, we all need a healthy alternative that is just as quick and easy.

This recipe will help you transition away from cereal, without giving up the convenience!...

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Carbs - good, bad, ugly?

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Vegans say a high carb diet is good, the Keto people say low carb is best and the Carnivores say carbs are completely unnecessary (yes there is such thing as a carnivore diet!).

Who's right, who's wrong and how is the lay person who hasn't extensively studied nutrition supposed to know who's telling the truth and who isn't.

Well, it isn't really a matter of who's telling the truth or of anybody telling lies.

It is a matter of context.

The fact is that carbs exist in...

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Weight Loss Block #3 Hormones

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Weight loss is not as simple as 'eat less & move more'.

There are 8 physiological blocks to weight loss that have nothing at all to do with calories or exercise.

Here is how having issues with hormones block weight loss:

1 - At puberty, estrogen makes our breasts take shape, broadens our hips and gives us curves. It causes fat to be laid down on our hips, bottom and thighs. With estrogen dominance, we lay down more fat than we need ( additionally, after menopause...

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Weight Loss Block #2: Elimination Issues

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Weight loss is not as simple as 'eat less & move more'.

There are 8 physiological blocks to weight loss that have nothing at all to do with calories or exercise.

Here is how having issues with elimination block weight loss:

1) Constipation causes toxins to be reabsorbed by the liver. Since they can't be eliminated through the colon as nature intended, they get stored in fat cells to protect the rest of the body (your extra fat has a good purpose in this case).

2) Issues with chronic...

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Why you are going to have to throw out your scale to lose weight.

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The reason why is that focusing on what the scale says is focusing your time, energy & attention on the wrong thing.
You think your weight is your problem, but it isn’t.

Your weight is an effect of your problem, not the cause.

Your problem is fivefold ...

1 - You have a low level of health education or consciousness (or both). You don’t actually know what you are doing. You could be doing it wrong or 'half assing' things - in any case you are making...

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

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What you will need: 
1 cup peanut butter
1/3 - 1/2 cup powdered erythritol
1/2 cup Lily Sugar Free Choc Chips https://lilys.com/
2 eggs

How to do it: 
Step 1: Pre-heat oven to 350 F
Step 2: Mix everything in a bowl with a fork.
Step 3: Roll dough into balls and press down with a fork
Step 3: Bake for 15 min
Step 4: Freeze (just have to say these babies taste extra good out the freezer)!

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Weight Loss Block #1

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'Low Digestive Fire'

Weight loss is not as simple as 'eat less & move more'.

There are 8 physiological blocks to weight loss that have nothing at all to do with calories or exercise.

Here are the 4 ways that having 'low digestive fire' blocks weight loss...
1) poor digestion and absorption leads to nutritional deficiencies that trigger powerful cravings
2) incompletely digested food particles break down into opiate like chemicals that trigger food addiction.
3)...

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Not 'Milk' Chocolate (dairy free, sugar free, creamy chocolate)

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NOT 'MILK' CHOCOLATE

What you will need:
1 cup coconut oil
1 cup coconut milk powder
1/2 cup cocoa
4 Tbsp powdered erythritol
1/4 tsp salt (optional)

How to do it:
Step 1: Melt the oil in a small saucepan on the stove on medium.
Step 2: Stir in remaining ingredients until mixed thoroughly and smooth.
Step 3: Line a square glass baking dish with parchment paper.
Step 4: Pour in the melted chocolate.
Step 5: Refrigerate until firm.

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