Monthly Archives: August 2017


CrackerJack Cameo: September 2017 Jaime Fivecoat

She’s been on the Today Show. She’s been featured in the New York Times. And now the trifecta, appearing on the CrackerJack Nutrition Blog?! Obviously Jaime Fivecoat is generous with her time and very gracious to share her weight story with CrackerJack Nutrition. Jaime told me her battle with obesity began when she was a [...]

I Get Knocked Down. Part 2.

In my last blog post I gave a brief synopsis of the amazing dietitian Dawn Jackson Blatner’s presentation, “What’s Your Comeback Rate? How to Turn Struggles into Your Greatest Strengths.” Dawn gave this talk at the annual Your Weight Matters Convention in New Orleans last week. Dawn’s premise is based on research showing self-compassion (not [...]

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I Get Knocked Down, But I Get Up Again.

  This is Dawn Jackson Blatner’s ‘good luck jumper.’ That’s what she called it on her social media post the morning before her talk at Your Weight Matters or YWM2017. The Obesity Action Coalition’s annual advocacy and education convention for everyone touched by obesity. Dawn is a registered dietitian and nationally known personality for her [...]

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