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Finish February Strong! Let’s Go!

Happy Monday! How are you all doing? After today we have 2 days left in our February Keto 30 Day Challenge!!! Are you ready for our final weigh in? We will weigh in on March 2nd and we will also start our March Keto and intermittent fasting challenge on that same day. I look forward to seeing what progress you have made this month. I saw this link to some Ketogenic recipes that I thought I’d share with you from Keto Summit. Check the link out below!

https://ketosummit.com/quick-keto-recipes-dinner/

Let’s finish this month strong my friends by eating clean, exercising, getting adequate sleep and by reducing stress!!!

Let’s go! πŸ’ͺ🏾

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Just Say NO to GMOs!!!

Check out this urgent article written by Responsible Technology on the impact of #GMOs on your health! Included is access to a research study that explicitly examines this issue. This is why I stress the importance of the use of organic & non-gmo food & products! Read and be motivated to make changes to your diet that will make a GREAT and overall positive impact on your health!

Let’s go!

http://responsibletechnology.org/michelle-perro-interview/#resources

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Happy #SnowDay! What’s on Your Plate??

Happy Snow Day! Many of you who are in the south are in for the day because of the snow that #SnowStormInga has been dropping in our region all day! So tell me what is on your plate TODAY? Here is a picture of my lunch! A spinach salad with cashews, English cucumbers, avocado, cilantro, carrots, tomatoes, green onions and topped with an Organic NonGMO balsamic vingrette made by Litehouse. Take pics and post in the comments your lunch, snacks and/or dinner for today. Lets Go! #Keto #30DayChallenge #EatClean #Exercise #Ketogenic #Healthy #GetFit #Motivation #Vegan

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The Power of Intermittent Fasting!

Happy Saturday Everyone!!! For the next 3 days leading up to the start of our January 2, 2018 #30DayChallenge launch I’m going to be posting some videos and other resources on intermittent fasting to educate you on its benefits and how it actually works. This one is only 4 minutes long so check it out it can literally change your total health picture. I personally intermittent fast daily and have an 8 hour eating window generally from 12-8pm. Utilizing IF and eating a #ketogenic diet is what has helped me to get out of the pre-diabetic range and to lose 35 pounds in 2017. Of course always consult with your doctor before starting this or any other diet or exercise plan. I am not a dietitian or nutritionist I am just sharing what has worked for me.


My doctors have been amazed at my progress especially when they look at my family history of which includes high blood pressure, diabetes and high cholesterol. Before I took charge of my health I was well on my way to developing those health conditions but through these diet and exercise changes (mainly diet) all of these have been reversed and all of my health numbers are normal. Am I done yet NOPE! I still have a ways to go but I’m grateful that I’m going in the right direction. I will meet my ultimate goal in 2018. #NoDoubt

Here is a video by Dr. Jason Fung who is an expert on Fasting, Diabetes and Kidney Health. He has 2 books that I highly recommend you getting on Audible (an audiobook) or at Amazon entitled “The Obesity Code” and “The Complete Guide To Fasting”. It literally has changed my HEALTH LIFE!

Check the video out below. I will post more of his videos later.

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Join me on my next #Keto #30DayChallenge starting on January 2, 2018! Details are on my blog at http://www.monicaakerele.wordpress.com. Follow my blog to get updates every time I post a new blog post. #LetsGetIt πŸƒπŸΎβ€β™‚οΈπŸƒπŸΎβ€β™€οΈπŸ™ŒπŸΎ

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The Power of Intermittent Fasting!

Happy Saturday Everyone!!! For the next 3 days leading up to the start of our January 2, 2018 #30DayChallenge launch I’m going to be posting some videos and other resources on intermittent fasting to educate you on its benefits and how it actually works. This one is only 4 minutes long so check it out it can literally change your total health picture. I personally intermittent fast daily and have an 8 hour eating window generally from 12-8pm. Utilizing IF and eating a #ketogenic diet is what has helped me to get out of the pre-diabetic range and to lose 35 pounds in 2017. Of course always consult with your doctor before starting this or any other diet or exercise plan. I am not a dietitian or nutritionist I am just sharing what has worked for me.


My doctors have been amazed at my progress especially when they look at my family history of which includes high blood pressure, diabetes and high cholesterol. Before I took charge of my health I was well on my way to developing those health conditions but through these diet and exercise changes (mainly diet) all of these have been reversed and all of my health numbers are normal. Am I done yet NOPE! I still have a ways to go but I’m grateful that I’m going in the right direction. I will meet my ultimate goal in 2018. #NoDoubt

Here is a video by Dr. Jason Fung who is an expert on Fasting, Diabetes and Kidney Health. He has 2 books that I highly recommend you getting on Audible (an audiobook) or at Amazon entitled “The Obesity Code” and “The Complete Guide To Fasting”. It literally has changed my HEALTH LIFE!

Check the video out below. I will post more of his videos later.

ttps://youtu.be/nwE4D8Xe8JA

Join me on my next #Keto #30DayChallenge starting on January 2, 2018! Details are on my blog at http://www.monicaakerele.wordpress.com. Follow my blog to get updates every time I post a new blog post. #LetsGetIt πŸƒπŸΎβ€β™‚οΈπŸƒπŸΎβ€β™€οΈπŸ™ŒπŸΎ

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Back at The Gym & in Goal Setting Mode for 2018!!!

#TGIF!!! I hope you are having a great time resting and enjoying this holiday season with your #friends and #family. Well I decided to go back to the #gym today to burn off ALL of these #Christmas holiday calories that I acquired! It’s ok to splurge for a day or so but don’t stay there! 🚫 Are you ready to join me on my next #Keto #30DayChallenge starting on 1/2/18!? I know I’m ready!!! By the #GRACE of God I was able to lose 35 pounds in 2017 but I’m believing and setting goals to reach my ultimate weight goal in 2018!!! πŸ’―

I also got out of the pre-diabetic range on my A1C, my total cholesterol numbers are normal and I dropped from a 3x to a L size in clothes. I don’t have to buy any more plus sized clothes!!! Goodbye Lane Bryant!✌🏾 My back, shoulder and hip pain is gone! As far as I’m concerned its been a pretty successful year health wise. I give glory to #God for it and I’m thankful that he opened my eyes to the benefits of intermittent fasting and eating a ketogenic diet. What goals did you reach in 2017 and what health/fitness/weight loss goals do you have for yourself in 2018? Let me know in the comments. Start setting and writing down your goals now and go shopping for #organic and/or #NonGMO food so we can hit the ground running on January 2nd, 2018!!! For details go to my #blog at http://www.monicaakerele.WordPress.com #LetsGo #EatClean #Exercise #Keto #Ketogenic #Goals #FitAt40 #GetFit #Healthy #Motivation #GymTime #Goals #ExerciseMotivation #PlanetFitness #HOPEdealer #FitnessMotivation #FitMoms #FitMom

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Our December #30DayChallenge Starts Today!!!

Welcome to our December 2017 #30DayChallenge! I’m excited that you are starting this month off right by taking this challenge with me! Can you believe that #Christmas AND the #New Year is right around the corner??? So let’s be absolutely intentional about meeting our #goals for this month!!! πŸ™ŒπŸΎ

We will continue to eat a #Ketogenic diet that includes eating clean with no processed foods & no added sugar or starches. This also means eating moderate amounts of lean protein, generous amounts of healthy fats including nuts and seeds, coconut oil, olive oil, avocados, grass fed butter and more. We will also eat vegetables & low glycemic fruit such as blueberries, raspberries and strawberries! Our other goals for this challenge is to exercise (3-5 days weekly), eliminate/reduce stress in your life and commit to getting at least 7-8 hours of sleep daily! In addition I recommend you switching to eating organic and/or Non-GMO food. Below are labels that show you how you can identify foods that are organic and/or Non-GMO.

If you are on the fence about starting this challenge do what you can. Start small by committing to exercising at least 30 minutes or more per day for at least 3 days per week and by eliminating all processed foods & added sugars.

Let me know if you are with me by responding to this post or by sending me a personal message by saying, I’M IN! Click on my blog website link below for the full Keto 30 Day Challenge details and to follow my blog. As always consult your doctor before beginning this or any 30 day challenge.

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We have 30 days left in 2017 so let’s make it get GREAT, HEALTHY and ACTIVE! Let’s go! πŸƒπŸ½β€β™‚οΈπŸƒπŸΎβ€β™€οΈ

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