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Aaron and I share our thoughts on TAL’s Tell Me I’m Fat episode.

That This American Life Episode: Tell Me I’m Fat


Want to finally give up dieting but you’re not sure where to start? Start here! We’ve got some great first steps to getting off the diet and onto a life of food freedom.

Baby Steps to Going Diet Free


Last week was a bad body week for me. You know the kind I’m talking about. Suddenly the outfit I was totally happy with in the AM felt all wrong by the PM; I had massive bloaty-belly syndrome for most of the week (classic stress response for me); and I felt my body was taking […]

Becoming My Own Beloved


Aaron & I explore the “Beach Body” message and body image issues so many of us struggle with.  We share some of our own experiences with accepting our bodies and why we advocate for “body neutrality” rather than just “body positivity”.  Lastly, they issue very special challenge that involves embarrassing-yet-hilarious consequences for your hosts…will you be up for it? You […]

Dietitians Unplugged Podcast – Episode 8: The Beach Body Episode


Do you hate “exercise?” So do we! Sort of…Episode 7 is here, and in it, Aaron and I talk about how, after making peace with food, we’ve also made peace with our relationship to moving our bodies. We also talk about fitness trackers, our different approaches to getting activity in our lives, and why we […]

Dietitians Unplugged Podcast – Episode 7: Making Peace With Exercise


Dietitians Unplugged bring you their thoughts on clean eating – is this just another diet, a way of life or a new religion?

Dietitians Unplugged Podcast – Episode 6: Clean Eating or Toxic Ideas?

Sign saying Protein builds you or kills you. Plant proteins turn to gluten & damage your intestinal lining. The more you eat, the sooner you are dead.


The 2016 Dietary Guidelines for Americans came out earlier this year and Aaron and I let you know what we think. Are they words to live by…or just another prescriptive diet? Do we even need the Guidelines?  What drives the rational for how Guidelines are formed? Listen to us discuss these questions and more from a Health […]

Dietitians Unplugged Episode 5 -Weighing in on the Dietary Guidelines


In Episode 3, Aaron and I talk about the relationship between Oprah (no last name needed) and Weight Watchers. Is Oprah just in it for the money? Is she really going to diet yet again after so many failed attempts at weight loss? Is dieting, with its well-known failure rate, compatible with self-actualization, something Oprah […]

Dietitians Unplugged Podcast – Episode 3: Oprah and Weight Watchers


Aaron Flores, RDN and I are back with Episode 2 of Dietitians Unplugged Podcast, in which we talk about why dieting and weight loss don’t work long-term, and the science that backs it up, courtesy of the excellent book Secrets From the Eating Lab: The Science of Weight Loss, the Myth of Willpower, and Why […]

Dietitians Unplugged Podcast – Episode 2: The Science of Weight Loss


Join us as we explore the idea of health and wellness from a new perspective. Each episode we will discuss topics that we hope to help you improve your health, body image and fitness without obsessing on the scale or counting calories. We believe in Health at Every Size®, Intuitive Eating, and body positivity and we want to help you build the confidence to ditch the scale, and embrace your health without shaming your body.

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