028 – Half Size Me: Interview with Gina Homolka from Skinnytaste.com!

Gina Homolka from Skinnytaste.comIn this episode of Half Size Me, Heather interviews Gina Homolka, founder, writer, and photographer of the super-successful, healthy eating blog Skinnytaste.com!

Gina, who also lost weight using Weight Watchers, develops recipes that will help you create healthy, delicious meals.

And not only does she provide the Weight Watchers points for her recipes, but also the calories and other nutritional information.

From SkinnyTaste.com About pageGina Homolka is the author, recipe developer, and photographer of Skinnytaste, which features low fat, family-friendly, healthy recipes. She started Skinnytaste back in 2008 in an attempt to help her stay healthy, experiment with creating skinny recipes, and marry her two passions of food and photography.

On Skinnytaste, you’ll find healthy dishes that don’t sacrifice any of the flavor that can be found in their full-fat origins.  Gina knows all the food she prepares for Skinnytaste is tasty and satisfying, because after all, this is the same food she cooks on a daily basis for her friends and family, and they are some of her toughest critics!

Skinnytaste recipes have been featured on sites such as Glamour.comGourmet Live,The KitchnFinecooking.comFitness MagazineMore MagazineCountry Living, and was the winner of the SHAPE Magazine Best Healthy Eating Blogs 2011The Homies: Best Home Cooking Blog for 2011 . Gina was born and raised in the suburbs of Long Island, NY. 

You can find out more about Gina at Skinnytaste.com!

In this episode, you’ll learn

— why Gina loves the Weight Watchers program

— where she learned her love of cooking

— how she controls her weight while cooking all the time

— and much more!

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About The Half Size Me Podcast

Heather lost 170 pounds (108 of it since starting Weight Watchers 18-months ago) and she did it all while having 3 children (all of them c-sections), developing two hernias, and battling a life-long addiction to food. Since achieving her goal weight, Heather has made it her mission to help other women, especially moms, realize they’re worth it too.

So, join Heather every week for The Half Size Me Show where she shares information, inspiration, and interviews with women who’ve learned that weight loss isn’t just about losing pounds, it’s about finding yourself.

Theme music, “Walk Alone” by Jim Armstrong courtesy of MusicAlley.com.

Disclaimer: Heather is not a doctor, nurse, or certified health professional and what works for her or her guests may, or may not, work for you. So, please be sure to talk with your doctor, dietician, or other certified health professional when seeking advice about your own weight loss or weight maintenance plan. All information included in The Half Size Me Podcast and on HalfSizeMe.com is for informational and inspirational purposes and is not meant as medical advice of any kind.

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After losing 170 pounds by changing her mindset, developing healthier eating habits, and making exercise part of her lifestyle, Heather decided she wanted to help others who struggled along their weight loss journey. Along with her hubby, Joel, they founded HalfSizeMe.com and the extremely popular Half Size Me Show podcast.