041 – The Half Size Me Show: Success Story with Frances the ‘Carbie Girl’

041 - The Half Size Me Show: Success Story with Frances the 'Carbie Girl'In this episode of The Half Size Me Show, Heather interviews Frances, a blogger who’s lost over 90 pounds!

Frances was overweight since childhood, but she learned to “accept” that this was just who she was.

However, after a gall bladder surgery led her to lose weight, she began to seek the approval of others.

She became obsessive and cranky, unable to accept her new, healthier body.

Her issues with her body image even led to the break-up of a wonderful relationship.

She would spend the next ten years on and off the “weight loss bandwagon”. That is, until she learned the secret to permanent weight loss… she had to forgive herself.

You can find out more about Frances at her blog, Carbie Girl.

In this episode, you’ll hear Frances and Heather talk about

— why Frances decided counting points, calories, and carbs wasn’t for her

— how she uses her job to get exercise

— how she removed toxic relationships and worked on herself to lose the weight

— and much more!

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About The Half Size Me Show

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

Join Heather every week for The Half Size Me Podcast where she shares information, inspiration, and interviews with women who’ve learned 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 only.

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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.

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One comment on “041 – The Half Size Me Show: Success Story with Frances the ‘Carbie Girl’
  1. Congrats, Frances! You look amazing! 🙂