Get ready to meet your newest Lifestyle Blogger BFF, Audrey Dunham! Audrey is a certified nutritionist, fitness trainer and a former fitness competitor. After years of enduring a super strict diet (and not a very healthy one, she admits) and exercise plan, she now wants to educate the world about plant-based nutrition. The food-loving cook and baker has created her own series of health seminars — Plant-Based, Slim Living—Simplified — which is launching at the Hollywood Improv.
In this fun, breezy interview, Audrey talks about her life as the wife of comedian Jeff Dunham and mom to 2-year-old twin boys, Jack and James. Plus, she discusses easy meal prep and intuitive eating, developing a new mindset about working out and making meaningful connections on social media. We also discuss her transition from being Jeff’s constant companion to being an at-home mom, and how she keeps her relationships in check. Really, you will feel like you just met your newest workout bud!
A few of our fave quotes from the interview include …
Podcast Episode 73 Highlights With Audrey Dunham
- Her past experience as a fitness competitor and how the experience fostered a negative association with food and exercise
- Her exercise routine while pregnant with twins and the workouts she did after their birth
- Life on the road with Jeff (and cooking on the tiny kitchen in their tour bus)
- Her expert tips for meal prep (she has a strict rule on when she can put her groceries away after shopping)
- Why she believes anyone can benefit from a more plant-based diet (and tips for meat eaters who want to curb their carnivore ways)
- The basis of your basal metabolic rate and how “yo-yo dieting” affects it
- How she healed her relationship with food by using intuitive eating
- Her super-easy orange marmalade Asian Stir Fry recipe
- What happens at her live shows (and how she plans to take it across the U.S.)
- How sentimental her husband is in real life (Jeff still owns many of his childhood toys!)
- Plus, we FBGs defend social media (it’s how the podcast came together, yo!) and Kristen unwittingly creates a “sports bra challenge” for the FBGs in 2018!
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What are your favorite plant-based foods? —Margo
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