Part IV: My Journey Continues
In the spring of 2013, when my niece, Shea, came to live with my husband and I, we were introduced to a new way of eating, called Paleo. In order to serve the food Shea could eat, I began learning some basic Paleo recipes, and soon, I was hooked! A few months later, I stepped way out of my comfort zone and joined a program called Crossfit. I shuddered as I went to each workout for fear I could not do what the group could do. Lo and behold, I couldn’t, but it was okay.
Thankfully, Crossfit Ammo, in Allen TX is a unique gym and they willingly modified each workout to fit my ability. As I write this, it has been seven months since I started living this lifestyle of Crossfit training and Paleo eating.
The combination of the two is magical. My physical ability has increased dramatically. In seven months, I have lost 13 of the most stubborn inches imaginable in my waist, abdomen, thighs and hips. This has been thrilling to me as I address my life fitness. I have muscle definition in my arms, legs, back and shoulders that I actually have never seen, in such definition, before in my life. I have learned that I can do so much more than I ever dreamed possible when I trust God for His help and strength and when I take it just a step at a time believing that I CAN.
Is it Your Turn to Jump On Board?
Our Team Fabulous Club is starting out with baby steps. We are learning simple Crossfit principles through video brought to us by Erin Hathaway, owner of Crossfit Ammo in Allen TX. And we are learning the basics of Paleo Healthy Eating. A system of eating that “resets your system and essentially starts you over from scratch.” It’s never too late to start. I have archived our first month of classes which includes the Four Weeks to a Lifetime webcast.
If you ready to make a change, ready to look better than you have ever looked and feel better than you have ever felt, jump on board. It is only $9.95 a month. You will find many treasures awaiting you there. Our Team Fabulous will be coached step-by-step down this path over the coming months.
Please follow my blog: This month I will be teaching all about Paleo, and next month we’ll be starting our Crossfit journey as an online group. Also, check out my website at http://www.fabufit.com for products to help you start or stay on your road to lifetime fitness.
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I would love to hear your comments about the Paleo Eating Plan. Share your success, questions or concerns below.
Romans 12:1-2 (MSG) Don’t become so well-adjusted to your culture that you fit into it without even thinking. Instead, fix your attention on God. You’ll be changed from the inside out.
You must put whole heart into your vision.
Passion means what I believe is bigger than what I see.
Persistence will keep you moving forward, passion is needed to feed persistence.
– Miles Munroe