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From Hopeless to Empowered: Living in Integrity with Food

Cindy Maricle

Young Living Essential Oils


Mother of 4 adult children, married to Scott for 30 years, public speaker and advocate for natural healing modalities, Cindy is passionate about wellness and vitality. As a network marketing professional and leader in the top 0.10 percent of her company, Cindy holds multiple certifications through the Center for Aromatherapy Research and Education where she taught on faculty for several years. Cindy loves to travel, creating possibilities of connection, hope, and healing wherever she goes. Her current Community Project, Operation Food Freedom, offers local veterans with food addictions an 8 Week online Bootcamp wherein they can learn 4 simple lifestyle changes based on the science of living Happy, Thin, and Free. To support this worthy outreach, contact Cindy.

With vulnerability Cindy shares the real impact of food addiction in a deeply personal expose of her battle to find integrity as a leader in the wellness industry. Cindy exposes the Vicious Cycle of 45 years of yo yo dieting, revealing alarming statistics published by her mentor, neuroscientist and NY Times Best Selling Author, Susan Pierce Thompson, PhD. Next, Cindy shares her exhilarating success in closing the Integrity Gap and living once and for all in a right size body. Finally, Based on neuroscience, learn how our brains respond to the Standard American Diet, sabotaging weight loss efforts that results in failure, over and over again. Cindy shares the 4 simple steps outlined in Susan’s book, Bright Line Eating: the Science of Living Happy, Thin, and Free.



Next Event

Ignite Bend ​15
​2018 TBA
Doors open at 6:00pm
Tower Theater - Bend, OR
Admission is always FREE

Tickets will be available two weeks prior to the event.


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