Low-Carb Conversations
Low-Carb Conversations features conversations with host Leah Williamson, NTP and a variety of voices in the Low-Carb, Keto, Paleo and Real Food movements, expressing many different points of view.

Welcome to Low Carb Conversations with Leah Williamson and Holly Jean Mullen, Functional Nutritional Therapy Practitioners.

In this episode, Holly Jean and Leah chat with Amanda Nighbert. Amanda is a registered dietitian specializing in weight loss nutrition, a fitness enthusiast, and a working mom of two Amanda is a celebrated TEDx speaker for her talk on the number one reason why dieters fail (11K views) and is a beloved dietitian on Instagram. Amanda is a strong believer that dieting is temporary, something you start and stop. Therefore it is more important to focus on lifestyle changes to truly see long term weight loss success.

“Whatever you do to lose weight, be prepared to keep it up to keep it off.”

– Amanda Nighbert

Amanda has a very natural and realistic approach to health, nutrition, and weight loss and in this conversation she delivers brilliance in simplicity with her insights and methods. We cover everything from cholesterol to calorie counting in our chat and Amanda’s down-to-earth personality will leave you wanting her to be your new bestie! Don’t miss this entertaining (she is funny) and smart episode.

Official Site: https://amandanighbert.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/amandanighbertrd/
TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@amandanighbertrd
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AmandaNighbertRD/

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  2. REVIEW – Leave a review on Apple Podcasts – it does not take very long to do and this really helps get the podcast seen by others.
  3. RECOMMEND the podcast to your friends and family – recommendations from someone you know and trust are always invaluable.
  4. DONATE – If you love the show and our content, consider making a donation by clicking the “Donate” now Pay Pal button on the right side of the website.
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We appreciate you, our listeners, and your support of the podcast allows us to reach more listeners, book amazing guests, and spread the messages of honest nutrition, health, and wellness. Thank you so much!

 

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Low-Carb Conversations Production by Kevin Kennedy-Spaien of Disc Of Light Media. Theme and interstitial music: Out of It (Rambling Man Remixes) by Andrew Bowden (c) copyright 2011 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial  (3.0) license. http://dig.ccmixter.org/files/andrewbowden/33629 Ft: Brad Sucks

Direct download: LCC_466_-_Why_Diets_Fail_with_Amanda_Nighbert.mp3
Category:Health/Diet -- posted at: 9:15am EDT

Welcome to Low Carb Conversations with Leah Williamson and Holly Jean Mullen, Functional Nutritional Therapy Practitioners.

 

In this episode, Holly Jean and Leah chat with heart surgeon, Dr. Phillip Ovadia of Ovadia Heart Health. Dr Ovadia is dedicated to educating people about metabolic health and, ultimately, how to stay OFF of his operating table.

Dr Ovadia shares his story, realizing that the standard American diet was making him overweight and sick before deciding to try Keto where he discovered how great his health could be. It is now his mission to keep people off his operating table by helping with diet and lifestyle choices, ultimately preventing them from requiring extreme interventions, like surgery, and reversing their illness.

Read Dr Ovadia’s Book – Stay off my Operating Table

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Ways you can help support the Podcast! We are truly appreciative of any support you can give to the podcast! Here are some ways you can help us reach more people each week:

  1. SUBSCRIBE to the podcast (if you don’t already) so it automatically downloads for you each week and you never miss an episode.
  2. REVIEW – Leave a review on Apple Podcasts – it does not take very long to do and this really helps get the podcast seen by others.
  3. RECOMMEND the podcast to your friends and family – recommendations from someone you know and trust are always invaluable.
  4. DONATE – If you love the show and our content, consider making a donation by clicking the “Donate” now Pay Pal button on the right side of the website.
  5. GET SOCIAL – Join the Facebook Group, like the Facebook Page, and NOW ON INSTAGRAM
  6. GO SHOPPING using any affiliate links we post if you are thinking of buying a book or product we mention or recommend.

We appreciate you, our listeners, and your support of the podcast allows us to reach more listeners, book amazing guests, and spread the messages of honest nutrition, health, and wellness. Thank you so much!

 

Listen or subscribe with Siri or Alexa.

Low-Carb Conversations Production by Kevin Kennedy-Spaien of Disc Of Light Media. Theme and interstitial music: Out of It (Rambling Man Remixes) by Andrew Bowden (c) copyright 2011 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial  (3.0) license. http://dig.ccmixter.org/files/andrewbowden/33629 Ft: Brad Sucks

Direct download: LCC_465_-_Stay_off_my_Operating_Table_with_Dr_Philip_Ovadia.mp3
Category:Health/Diet -- posted at: 10:21am EDT

Welcome to Low Carb Conversations with Leah Williamson and Holly Jean Mullen, Functional Nutritional Therapy Practitioners.

 

In this episode, Holly Jean and Leah talk all things homesteading and gardening with Jordyn & Kay Clark of Portage View Farm. Jordyn and Kay are homesteaders in Bellingham, WA where they raise goats, pigs, chickens, and turkeys as well as growing a garden and orchard. You can find them on Instagram where they share tips to help you learn how to be more self sufficient on your homestead (no matter the size!) Whether you have an apartment patio or small farm, you’ll love their easy tips on gardening, canning & raising animals.

Once you get past the idea stage of wanting to start a garden or homestead practices, you may find yourself overwhelmed with possibilities! Kay and Jordyn share great advice on how to find your own groove and style when it comes to becoming more self-sufficient. There is something for everyone in this episode, from the hobby gardener to boss-level preppers.

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Direct download: LCC_464_-_Getting_Started_with_Personalizing_Your_Homestead__Garden.mp3
Category:Health/Diet -- posted at: 10:10am EDT

Welcome to Low Carb Conversations with Leah Williamson and Holly Jean Mullen, Functional Nutritional Therapy Practitioners.

 

In this episode, Holly Jean chats with holistic health and fasting expert, Dr. Mindy Pelz. Dr. Mindy is on a mission to inspire & empower a million people to start fasting. She has a popular Instagram page and YouTube channel where she shares videos on fasting and health tips and she is also a fellow podcaster, her show is called the Resetter Podcast, and she is the author of three bestselling books The Menopause Reset, The Reset Factor, and The Reset Kitchen.

Dr. Mindy shares her wisdom on the different styles of intermittent fasting (or feeding windows) and how it can be beneficial for hormones in women when timed correctly. The best way to fast is the way that leaves you feeling your best while achieving your desired results.

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Direct download: LCC_463_-_Hormones_and_Fasting_over_40_with_Dr_Mindy_Pelz.mp3
Category:Health/Diet -- posted at: 9:58am EDT

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