The It Tastes Like Freedom Podcast

Non-diet nutritionist, embodiment & mindset coach, Chanci Dawn, went from selling weight-loss shakes for a living to devoting her life to setting herself, and other women, free from their constant struggle with food and allowing the size of their thighs to determine their worth.

Listen in as Chanci and her guests share inspiring insights, revealing stories and simple strategies that’ll help you transform your relationship with food and your body in the most nurturing, free and loving way possible - through embodied eating.

Chanci’s vision is that the raw, no-hold-back, girlfriend kind of convos will inspire and equip you to harness all the misspent time, energy and money on dieting and focus instead on living a life that you adore in a body that feels like home.

Listen in as Jenn Messina (Jenn the dietitian) and Chanci discuss the whys and hows around raising intuitive eaters. There are so many amazing takeaways in this episode including, It’s never too early or too late to start intuitive eating, healing your relationship with food as a family, stopping the food fight, why all food is healthy, how to talk to your kids about food and nutrition, navigating obstacles with blended families and co-parents immersed in diet culture, is sugar really addictive and how feeding your kids more sweets will actually make them desire sugarless.
 Hustle, burnout, adrenal fatigue, go go go GO … I say NOPE! There’s a better way to show up for yourself and your goals without burning yourself out. It’s a gentle, compassionate and caring way and IT WORKS! Listen in as Chanci shares how she motivated herself to record this very podcast when all she ... Read more
The fear of weight gain is real and potent and needs to be addressed. In this episode, Chanci shares what you can expect while growing into an embodied eater. She digs into the science around the weight set point theory, the relaxation response and how to thrive while trusting your body to do what is best for her.
Your brain is always spewing out thoughts about food and your body. This episode will help you make sense of them and in doing so you’ll create deep awareness and be better equipped to make choices that serve you and your embodied eating goals! Tune in to learn about the 5 different eating voices, what they are and how to use them!
You ARE love! Seriously, you are the very definition of LOVE. Chanci and Dr. Melissa Bird invite you in on their convo about self-compassion, perfectionism, forgiveness and reclaiming your divine right to know who you are and to live it! Other points include Compassion as a superpower, what it means to truly love your body, redefining love - who gets to define body love, reclaiming your natural state of being, self-forgiveness and freedom, you need connection - you are not meant to do this alone, there is absolutely nothing not to love because you are pure love, original sin is ignoring your purpose, the patriarchy and diet culture and it’s your divine right to know who you are at your core and live it!
Here’s another tool for your sparkling toolbox of freedom! Understanding why you eat when you eat and getting compassionately curious when your eating isn’t serving you is a massive step toward becoming an embodied eater aka FREEDOM! In this episode, you will learn the difference between fuel, pleasure, fog and storm eating and why pleasure food is necessary. Discover why there is no “good and bad” eating - ever, and what “serving you” actually means.