How I Lost Weight In Midlife: Podcast with Fitness Expert Kim Schlag

Yes, it’s a lot harder but it is possible to lose weight in midlife. I can attest. I have completed 4 months of personal trainer and nutrition coach, Kim Schlag’s “Menopause Weight Loss Course” and have lost 11 pounds and 12 inches. More importantly, I have never felt better. This is my way of life now, and I am not stopping just because I have reached my goal. Knowing what I know now about how I lost weight in midlife, I can never go back.

How I Lost Weight In Midlife

Nobody was more surprised this old dog could learn new tricks because I thought I knew everything about weight loss and diet culture. After all I am a pro. I have been gaining and losing the same 10-15 pounds most of my life. Yet, in midlife I found my old tricks were no longer working for me and my stomach was getting thicker (belly fat) if I even looked at a cookie…or so it seemed.

Join me as I flip the script and am interviewed by Kim about my journey and light bulb moments on my podcast Beauty is a Bitch in S3 E6 How I Lost Weight In Midlife With Fitness Trainer Kim Schlag.


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A Few Things I Have Learned

  • Losing .5-1 pound a week is more realistic and sustainable in midlife. Losing 2-4 pounds of weight is a fool’s dream.
  • You need to eat a lot more protein in midlife. I’m talking more than you ever imagined. Most of us are eating about 1/4 of what we should be eating.
  • You need to start weight training in order to burn fat, gain muscle and keep your bones strong. Cardio alone just isn’t going to cut it.
  • You don’t have to deprive yourself of anything you just need to plan around it. I have never once felt deprived on this plan.

There is so much more, but you will just have to listen!

Join Kim’s next session of her Menopause Weight Loss Course being released Tuesday, August 31, 2021. Here is the link to Kim Schlag’s Menopause Weight Loss Course.

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Listen to the podcast here: How I Lost Weight In Midlife With Fitness Trainer Kim Schlag 

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You may also like to read Fueling Midlife With The Foods You Eat, The Healthy Way! and How Herbs and Spices Can Help Us Live Longer with Dr. Melina Jampolis Podcast.

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2 thoughts on “How I Lost Weight In Midlife: Podcast with Fitness Expert Kim Schlag”

  1. You look amazing, yes it is sooooo difficult to lose & maintain in mid-life – great tip about the protein intake too. Will definitely be upping mine from now on.


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