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Looking for something bright, fresh & filling to satisfy your morning munchies this week? Our resident chef, @sarahsteffens_personalchef, shared her recipe for her Fruit Breakfast Skillet, a fun, flavorful combo of fruity & savory. Head over to @whole30recipes for the full recipe! #whole30 #recipes


Revenge of the radishes! Just remember - you are bigger than the radish. The radish cannot bite back. You WILL defeat the radish. What foods have been popping in & out of your dreams (or nightmares) lately? #Whole30 #dreams⠀ —⠀ Twitter user: Jenifer Palmer


"Just short of a year ago I met 2 wonderful women on a solo vacation to Puerto Rico. Within an hour of our conversation, we ended up chatting about diets, our relationship with food & struggles in those relationships. ⠀ — ⠀ They’d just wrapped up Whole30 & spoke highly of their experience. Fast forward to a couple of months later - I’d reached a point where I knew I needed a change for the better. Not a diet because clearly, diets do not work. I needed an overhaul on my relationship with food. ⠀ — ⠀ I’m not going to lie - those 30 days were the hardest 30 days of my life. I never realized how strong my Sugar Dragon was until the end of Week 1 when I broke down because all I wanted was chocolate. ⠀ — ⠀ Until that moment, I did not realize how quickly I would reach for the pasta, the cheeses, or the ice cream (all are absolutely delicious - but in moderation). During those first few days of my Whole30, I suffered all of the negative side effects; a headache & fatigue included. But I knew it’d pass because this was the wake-up call I needed. ⠀ — ⠀ I learned to love vegetables again. Hard-boiled eggs & baked potatoes were my lifesavers. Calorie counting habits were no more. I ate until I felt satisfied. My water intake went up & my taste buds slowly changed for the best. My sugar cravings subsided and I learned what foods my body agrees with. ⠀ — ⠀ I recently wrapped up my 2nd Whole 30 & feel even better than the 1st time. The idea of avoiding certain foods for 30 days no longer scares me. We as individuals make the ultimate decision for the food we consume. Instead of focusing on what I couldn’t eat while out with friends or family, I spoke of what I could. ⠀ — ⠀ I believe everyone should have the Whole30 experience; it is possibly the best way to build a better and healthier relationship with you. You owe to yourself. Be kind to yourself because this journey is one that is commendable. Acknowledge your accomplishments whether it's drinking more water or meal prepping for 5 days instead of 2! And at the end of the day, remember to love you first." - @alocurls #iamwhole30


Did you just start a Whole30? It's not too late to get started with the Whole30 meal planner from @realplans. Click the link in our profile to learn more.⠀ —⠀ The @realplans Whole30 planner is truly magical. In minutes it customizes a month's worth of Whole30 meals based on your tastes, preferences and schedule. You can select meas based on prep time; schedule weekly slow cooker meals; and schedule your favorite recipe to repeat weekly (taco-salad Tuesday, anyone?).⠀ —⠀ @melissa_hartwig worked with the Real Plans team to create a personalized meal plan to help you through the Fast Track Reintroduction, so once your Whole30 is over you can reintroduce non-compliant foods one at a time, according to our official recommendations.⠀ —⠀ Like we said, it's magic. It's filled with over 1000 recipes, and we add new dishes monthly, like this one from @pretend_its_a_donut. Click the link in our profile to get started with Real Plans today.⠀ —⠀ w30.co/w30realplans Real Plans is a Whole30 affiliate partner, meaning we make a small commission from purchases made via this link. Thank you for your support!


"My first Whole30 was in January 2015. Toward the end of the 30 days, I found out I was pregnant. This pregnancy was a total surprise...Unfortunately, at that six week appointment they couldn’t find a heartbeat, and I went on to miscarry the pregnancy a month later.⠀ —⠀ Recovering from a miscarriage includes physical and emotional healing. Sympathetic friends told me that they got pregnant very soon after miscarriage, so I expected the same. Little did I know that I was embarking on an almost two-year struggle with secondary infertility."⠀ —⠀ In recognition of National Infertility Awareness Week, the @whole30hmhb team is sharing resources for preconception health on the Healthy Mama, Happy Baby blog. Our Content Coordinator @chelseakimlong shares her personal experience with secondary infertility. Click the link in our profile to read her story.⠀ —⠀ @Whole30hmhb is a pregnancy health program for women who want to apply the principles of the Whole30 program to every stage of their pregnancy. Our Healthy Mama, Happy Baby blog is a free resource for women in the Whole30 community, focusing on pre-conception, pregnancy, breastfeeding and postpartum health. No matter what phase of this journey you're currently in, we hope you find support and actionable information on our @whole30hmhb platforms. For more resources regarding infertility, visit @resolveorg.⠀ —⠀ #whole30hmhb #whole30mamahttps://mamas.whole30.com/chelsea-infertility-story-replay/


Happy Monday, Whole30-ers! Looking for a fresh & filling meal to warm your insides during these rainy, spring days? Our resident chef, @sarahsteffens_personalchef, has shared another delicious, @instantpotofficial dish with us! It's a satisfying, hearty recipe for Braised Short Ribs Over Creamy Broccoli Puree. For the full scoop, head over to our blog by clicking the link in our profile & try it for yourself! ⠀ —⠀ https://whole30.com/2018/04/instant-pot-7/


#MyFoodFreedom travels with me... does yours? Dalton here. While on vacation, I notice that it's easy to lose sight of which foods are "worth it" and which aren't. What are your strategies for taking your food freedom on the road? ⠀ —⠀ If you need support in your life after Whole30, Food Freedom Forever from @melissa_hartwig is the book for you. It delves into your post-Whole30 experience, highlighting the importance of forming a positive, sustainable relationship with food. ⠀ —⠀ To learn more about Food Freedom Forever, click the link in our profile. #Whole30 #IAmWhole30 #travelhttps://whole30.com/foodfreedom


When the Whole30 community speaks, we listen. And while an astonishing amount of stories are positive, we make an effort to examine the less successful experiences as well. If you didn’t feel the “Whole30 magic,” @melissa_hartwig shared six potential explanations on our blog earlier this week. To delve in a little deeper, click the link in our profile! ⠀ — ⠀ If nothing else, the one thing we want you to take away from this article is that if the Whole30 didn’t work for you, you are not a failure, and there is nothing wrong with you. https://whole30.com/2018/04/didnt-work/


Breathe through the frustrations, both big & small - they soon will pass. (Besides... it's almost the weekend!) #Whole30 #encouragment


Please welcome our new class of Whole30 Coaches! Our Coaches are Whole30 experts; they work with Whole30'ers on skills like meal prep and planning; they offer motivation and support; and they can advise you on how to succeed during your Whole30. If you want to work with a Whole30 Coach, tap the link in our profile.⠀ —⠀ Debbie Melander is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Connect with DEBBIE ➜ ⠀ @greenavocadonutrition⠀ —⠀ Kim Beeson Holzknecht, DC is located in Kirkland, Washington. Connect with KIM ➜ @issa_whole_thing⠀ —⠀ Miriam Mason, Pharm D is located in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Connect with MIRIAM ➜ ⠀ @thepaleopharmasis⠀ —⠀ Leah Roberts, RN is located in Jefferson City, MO. Connect with LEAH ➜ email her at LRoberts@crmc.org⠀ —⠀ coach.whole30.com/coaches


Looking for a warm, nutritious beverage to sip on during the blustery spring afternoons to come? Our resident chef, @sarahsteffens_personalchef, has shared another brilliant way to put your @instantpotofficial to good use with her zesty recipe for Coconut Lime Infused Bone Broth. Click the link in our profile to try it for yourself. #recipeshttps://whole30.com/2018/04/instant-pot-6/


Comin' in hot! 🔥 Whole30 coach @lpfedme has shared her own spicy twist on your traditional, stuffed bell peppers. Head over to @whole30recipes to learn how to make these mouthwatering Jalapeno Chicken Salad Stuffed Blistered Peppers...with a kick! #recipes #Whole30