Blog Topic: Herbies

Herbie of the Week: Jeremy W. (& His Wife Michaela too!)

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Back when I was working on the plant-based guys series (you can read Part 1 and Part 2), I met Jeremy who dropped a hint into our conversation that he (and his family) wanted to be Herbies of the Week

Actually, he said, specifically, "I would love the chance to be a Herbie of the Week! Not only have I lost over 70 pounds, but ...


Herbies of the Week: The Parker Family of 6 (From Paleo to Plant-Based!)

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Back in April, Michelle (Mom of the Parker family) sent me this beautiful email (below). As soon as I read it, I asked Michelle if I could share it on the blog as part of the Herbie of the Week series

I just love how even the tiniest family members have experienced a world of difference. A real reminder that it's never too late ...


Herbie of the Week: Pamela B.

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Our Herbie of the Week, Pamela, came to me by way of another Herbie, Sheila, who Pamela credits the bulk of her success to. (WTG Sheila too!). What I love so much about this story isn't just Pamela's incredible progress (she lost 74lbs!) but how — with Sheila's help and love — Pamela got her health back. A true tale in the power of ...


Talia & Jacob Herbie of the Week Update (Kid Edition)!

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How is it already September? This year just keeps pickin' up speed! 

And speaking of years, Talia and Jacob were our Herbies of the Week a year ago (in August 2012!) 


Their super awesome mama (who guest posted recently on being a minimalist with kids) asked me if I'd like to do an update on the kiddos' progress. 

Of course I wanted to bring ...


Herbie of the Week: Ginnie

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Meet our Herbie of the Week, Ginnie! An RN, Ginnie was alarmed when she saw her own lab work just before her second hip replacement surgery (at 53!). Obese, pre-diabetic, with high blood pressure and feeling awful: Ginnie knew it was time for a change. Today Ginnie has lost 48 lbs, is no-longer pre-diabetic or obese, and is tapering off her blood pressure medications!


My ...