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Sep 24

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

Exercise , Fasting Approaches , Fat Burning , Intermittent Fasting , Leangains , paleo , Sleep , What To Eat , Whole 30 , Windows

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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!! 

SHOW NOTES

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?



STUFF WE LIKE

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

REFERENCES

LINKS

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

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving us a review in iTunes - it helps more than you know! 

 

 

Jun 05

Episode 7: What’s Too Extreme?, IF & Exercise, Carb Content, Grains, And IF Weight Maintenance

Carbs , Exercise , Intermittent Fasting , Maintenance , Metabolism , paleo , Whole 30

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Welcome to episode 7 of The Intermittent Fasting Podcast, hosted by Melanie Avalon, author of The What When Wine Diet: Paleo And Intermittent Fasting For Health And Weight Loss, and Gin Stephens, author of Delay, Don't Deny: Living An Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle

This Listener Q&A episode has got lots of goodies! We talk about what IF patterns may be too extreme, and look at modified versus full fasts. We discuss how IF affects exercise, and how many carbs you should be eating. We also disagree for the first time (about time!) in our discussion of grains. We provide tips for making healthier food choices and sustaining a whole foods approach if desired. We also give our best suggestions for weight maintenance on an IF protocol. Enjoy! 

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

SHOW NOTES

3:45 - Listener Q&A: Kellie - What Is Too Extreme With IF?

5:30 - The Difference Between Modified Vs. Full Fasts

6:50 - Gin's and Melanie's Thoughts On More Extreme Fasting (multiple 48 hours)

11:40 - Listener Q&A: Karen - How Does IF Affect Exercise? Does IF Work With Grains And/Or On A Higher Carb Diet?

12:55 - How Melanie And Gin "Exercise" (Filling Life With Movement!)

14:20 - How IF Benefits Exercise!

15:50 - HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training)

16:50 - Exercise In The Early Stages Of IF

18:50 - Carbs And Gut Health

19:35 - Gin's Thoughts On Grains

19:35 - Melanie's Thoughts On Grains

21:21 - Melanie's Thoughts On Higher Carb Intake And Grains

23:25 - Suggestions For Grain-Free Baking

24:50 - Vegetable And Fruit Fiber Vs. Grain Fiber

25:35 - Not Fearing Carbs, Metabolic Flexibility, And Real Foods

28:35 - Melanie's Guide For Fermentable Carbs For IBS And Digestive Problems

28:40 - Listener Q&A: Tamarah - What Is A Good IF Protocol For Weight Loss Maintenance?

STUFF WE LIKE

Get Melanie's IBS Guide!

REFERENCES

Beneficial effects of intermittent fasting and caloric restriction on the cardiovascular and cerebrovascular systems.

Effect of training in the fasted state on metabolic responses during exercise with carbohydrate intake

LINKS

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

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving us a review in iTunes - it helps more than you know! 

May 29

Episode 6: The ALCOHOL And WINE IF Episode!

Alcohol , Intermittent Fasting , Metabolism , paleo , Whole 30 , Wine

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Welcome to episode 6 of The Intermittent Fasting Podcast, hosted by Melanie Avalon, author of The What When Wine Diet: Paleo And Intermittent Fasting For Health And Weight Loss, and Gin Stephens, author of Delay, Don't Deny: Living An Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle. Curious if you can drink alcohol in an IF lifestyle? This episode has got you covered! We discuss all the details of drinking alcohol while intermittent fasting, with a particular emphasis on wine! Learn how alcohol affects fat burning (it doesn't stop weight loss!), all about alcohol and wine's health benefits, how IF affects drinking, some pretty cool wine effects, and much more! We also answer a listener question about how to make better food choices while practicing IF.

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

SHOW NOTES

4:40 - Our Favorite Alcoholic Drinks

6:20 - The Relationship Between Alcohol And Weight Gain/ Weight Loss

9:30 - Theories For Why Alcohol Does NOT Encourage Weight Gain

13:20 - Why IF And Alcohol Go Well Together

14:10 - IF And Alcohol Tolerance

15:00 - Alcohol, Wine, And Health Benefits 

17:20 - Why Alcohol May Be Good For You 

17:45 - Wine Polyphenol/Antioxidant Benefits 

20:20 - Cautions About Alcohol When Beginning IF

21:30 - How Alcohol Is Metabolized

23:09 - Does Alcohol Break The Fast?

24:20 - How Pinot Noir Increases Sex Appeal

25:25 - How The Compounds In Wine May Help You Burn Fat, And Act Like Exercise!

27:20 - When You Might Want To Not Drink With IF

29:30 - Listener Q&A: Melia - How To Make Better Food Choices To Lose Weight

STUFF WE LIKE

7 Awesome Organic White Wines For Less Than $10

REFERENCES

Measuring the Burden— Current and Future Research trendsResults From the nIAAA Expert Panel on Alcohol and Chronic disease Epidemiology

LINKS

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

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving us a review in iTunes - it helps more than you know!