Episode 75: Grocery Shopping Habits, Bodybuilding, Gluten-Free/Paleo Meals, Sleep And Hunger, IF & Antibiotics, Finding The Perfect Window, And More!



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Welcome to Episode 75 of The Intermittent Fasting Podcast, hosted by Melanie Avalon, author of What When Wine Diet: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, And Wine and Gin Stephens, author of Delay, Don't Deny: Living An Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle

Today's episode of The Intermittent Fasting Podcast is sponsored by Prep Dish! Prep Dish is an awesome meal planning service which sends you weekly grocery and recipe lists, so you can do all your meal preparation at once, and be good to go for the week! It's perfect for the IF lifestyle! And better yet, the meals are all gluten free or Paleo, which is fantastic if you're already doing so, but also a wonderful way to "try out" gluten free or Paleo with delicious meals, and no feelings of restriction!! We can't recommend them enough!​

And just for our listeners, go to PrepDish.com/IFpodcast for a 2 week free trial!!! You've got nothing to lose!!

To submit your own questions, email questions@IFpodcast.com, or submit your questions here!! 


Melanie's DIY Makeup Setting Spray: Just fill one of these adorable glass bottles with half water, half plain witch hazel. Spray on your face after applying your make-up, and your make-up will stay fresh all day! Plus, it's great for your skin, with no toxins!

9:10 - Help Support Us Patreon! (Patreon.com/IFpodcast) And get your question featured on the podcast, or have a call with Gin or Melanie!

11:45 - Listener Q&A: Karin - How To  Break The Habit Of Buying Too Many Groceries?

17:40 - Listener Q&A: Erin - Reduced Fluid Retention And Calmness With IF! And Should I Break My Fast With A Smaller Meal?

30:15 - PREP DISH Free Subscription! Get a free 2 week trial At Prepdish.com/ifpodcast! You'll get weekly gluten-free and Paleo grocery and recipe lists!! 

37:25 - Listener Q&A: Colt - Best IF Approach For Body Building Competition? Should I Boost Metabolism With A Period Of High Carb Constant Eating? Should You Cycle Off IF For Metabolic Boost?

Melanie's Paleo OMAD Facebook Group!

Maximum Muscle, Minimum Fat: The Secret Science Behind Physical Transformation (Ori Hofmekler): A very detailed look at dietary and exercise principals to build lean, hard muscle for health and longevity.

LeanGains Website

Melanie's Epic Keto Blog Post

54:40 - Listener Q&A: Carolina - Should You Eat After Not Sleeping Well? Should You Do IF While Taking Antibiotics?

1:03:15 - Listener Q&A: Jen - How Do I Find The Perfect 5 Hour Window?


Check out the Stuff We Like page for links to any of the books/supplements/products etc. mentioned on the podcast that we like!



BUY Melanie's What When Wine Diet: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, And Wine, Gin's Delay, Don't Deny: Living an Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle, and/or Gin's Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

More on Melanie: MelanieAvalon.com  

More on Gin: GinStephens.com

Theme Music Composed By Leland Cox: LelandCox.com

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