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Tamara Jackson

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in Richmond, The United States



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Tamara Jackson is a motivational health and fitness expert who has taken to the Internet to change the alarming statistic that four out of five African American women are overweight or obese. All too familiar with the emotional, psychological and physical challenges associated with developing a healthy lifestyle, Tamara seeks to motivate, educate, and inspire women to take the steps necessary to reclaim their health and their lives.

Tamara is a Certified Group Exercise Instructor through the American College of Sports Medicine and has authored the book “265Point” to provide “on point” practical guidance to those that are ready to ditch dieting and get fit for good. She is convinced that that anyone can change with the appropriate tools, sys

If you had to rate your level of self-discipline on a scale of 1 to 10...how would your rate yourself? Have that number in your head? Good. Now, I want to get a little more specific. Think of any area that you perform well in...it could be work, school, community service, how would you rate your level of discipline in that area? I bet that number is high than the first number that came to mind.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 21, 2014 18:09 • 118 views • Tags: failure, fitness, health, self-discipline, setback, willpower
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265 Point

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256 Point is a realistic look at weight loss. With easy to understand advice it will cause you to re-evaluate your thinking on health with motivating alternatives. Chartered after her own personal battle and ultimate weight loss victory, Tamara Ja..." Read more of this review »
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“Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable.”
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" JuliaO. wrote: "Switching it up today - I'm cooking and Chris (my BF) is kicking back relaxing. I bought a new cookbook this week [bookcover:The Pione ...more "
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" Nikiverse wrote: "Do you teach fitness classes? What kind? I just teach yoga. But I have taken quite a few fitness workshops through AFAA!"

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