Taco and Mandy have a Double Date with Registered Dietitian Corinne Dobbas and her husband, Brian, to discuss how they met, challenges when they started living together, and share their advice for couples coming together in one home.
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ABOUT CORINNE DOBBAS, MS, RD
Corinne Dobbas, MS, RD is a Registered Dietitian with a Masters in Nutrition. She’s also a life coach and dating expert. She works with women (from all over the world) struggling with body image and food fears, and who are looking to seriously get off the diet roller coaster and feel healthy and happy in their body and life. She also works with women who are looking for the real-deal love. Here, she helps clients find their worth, remove their blocks, open their hearts and learn some new “tricks” so they can find and attract the kind of partner they’re really looking for.
Corinne works with clients individually and through her online training program, Ditch the Diet. Get MORE, which is designed to help women feel more secure and confident in their bodies and lives. And through her online course, Single & Sane: How to Date with Grace, Not Feel Alone & Attract Your Perfect Partner. Corinne is also the host of the podcast, HeartSpace. Her wellness tips and coaching insights have been featured in numerous editorials, including Elephant Journal, Tiny Buddha, Woman’s Day, fitness, and MindBodyGreen. She’s graced such lists as The Best 100 Nutrition Blogs by The Institute for the Psychology of Eating and 100 Women to Watch in Wellness by MindBodyGreen and Athleta.
Corinne graduated cum laude from Boston University’s Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences with a Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Sciences and completed her dietetic training at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. She received a Masters of Science in Nutrition from the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts. Further professional coach training was through the completion of Wellcoaches Core Coach Training Program. Adding to her unique background, Corinne completed a 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training through h3 Yoga in Marin County, California.
Today, Corinne resides right outside the Golden Gate with her husband, dogs and cat.
WHAT WE LEARN:
- Corinne shares learnings from her time working as a matchmaker and date coach
- After being friends for 6 years, Corinne was the one who asked Brian out
- What Corinne wore on her first “official” date with Brian
- Their biggest challenges moving in together involved Communication and Cleaning Habits
- Relationships overall with anyone is as important as your love life
- Relationships bring up our biggest fears and insecurities
- Not all relationships are PERFECT and hard times are the best ways to learn about yourself and each other
- Couples Therapy is NOT taboo
Links referenced in show:
- Podcast: HeartSpace
- Course: Single & Sane: How to Date with Grace, Not Feel Alone & Attract Your Perfect Partner
- Psychology Today: Find a Therapist
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Meet Your Hosts, Taco & Mandy:
Mandy Enright, MS, RDN, RYT is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and fitness instructor. She is the creator of the blog, Nutrition Nuptials, where she has been helping couples learn how to merge their lifestyles together and served as the inspiration for this podcast. Mandy is dedicated to helping teach people how to fit the foods they love into their lifestyle with an “all foods fit” philosophy. She is joined every episode by her co-host and husband, Taco. Taco and Mandy are active beach bums who live at the Jersey Shore and are always exploring restaurants, breweries, wineries, and perfect sunsets. You can check out their finds on Instagram by following #AdventuresOfTacoAndMandy.
About the Show:
Nutrition Nuptials is all about helping couples learn how to go from a “ME” to a “WE” when it comes to their household habits, particularly when it comes to nutrition, fitness, and overall wellbeing. The backbone of the story is the STORIES you will hear, because every couple has their trials and triumphs. Know that you’re not alone! Hear Taco & Mandy discuss stories they have experienced personally in their time together. And join them for their Double Date episodes when other couples join the show to share their experiences. There’s laughs and learnings for all!
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