F2FHQ 116 - The Benefits of Challenging Challenges


One week can make an incredible difference in your life.  One week of healthy habits and you will probably see some progress on your weight loss (which might be water but will probably motivate you to continue). Getting past those beginning "hard days" is key!  That is when you start to feel really good and start craving the healthier foods and activities instead.  This week JT and Carol chat about what different people they are today than just 10 days ago when they were wallowing in self pity.  Listen in to come along the journey! Welcome to the Fat2fit HQ podcast!  I am your host, Carol Salva, and along with me is JT of the Firearms Radio Network.  In this podcast, we are chronicling our journeys from Fat 2 Fit.  We talk about pursuing a healthier lifestyle, not only in diet but in all areas of life.

The UNEDITED video from out google hangout:

Links we mention in this episode:


Funny Article, Lose Weight in 3 Simple Steps

Dean Dwyer, author of Make Shift Happen

Episode with Dean Dwyer (Carol's first real interview)

Aero Press for coffee


EVENTS in 2015:

*Please write carol@fat2fithq.com if you can join us for:

Gritty Goddess in Galveston Texas (April 18, 2015)

Paleo f(x) Conference in Austin, Texas (April 24, 2015)

Tough Mudder in Smithville, Texas.  Join the GunRunners on May 2, 2015

Tough Mudder Las Vegas. Join the GunRunners on October 17, 2015 (Hammer Jammer is our Team Captain and he needs some recruits!)


You don't have to participate in a challenge.  Just come on over to our chat board and check in when you can.  You’ll find inspiration there and just checking in might give you that little bit of accountability that will make a difference.  No eating or exercising rules, we just want to tell folks what we are doing or just say hi and maybe read about how others are doing it.  Being around like-minded folks DOES make a difference.  Join us!

Thanks to all listeners that are sharing the show on Facebook, twitter, Google+ and other social media outlets!  You are making a difference!


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