top of page

How a Health Coach Can Help Your Self Care Habits with Marwa Ismail

This week on the Yoga Magic podcast, I sit down with my personal health coach Marwa Ismail. As a self care coach myself, I find it so helpful to have outside help to ensure I'm doing all that I can do to stay healthy and thriving. So by working with Minneapolis Integrative Medicine Clinic I was introduced to Marwa! Marwa has been such a huge help with self care and wellness for clients all over the country over the last year.

In this episode we discuss...

  • How Marwa's journey brought her to health coaching

  • Examples of goals clients are bringing to a health coach

  • Why carbs aren’t the villain!

  • Best protein sources

  • Weaving faith into a wellbeing practice

  • How to motivate yourself to make healthy decisions and start new habits

  • 3 simple things you can do to improve your healthy TODAY

  • What Marwa does for self care

Marwa's bio... Marwa Ismail is an Integrative Nutrition and Functional Nutrition Health Coach who graduated from The Institute of Integrative Nutrition, the largest nutrition and health coaching school in the world. She went on to complete a certificate from MindBodyGreen in Functional Nutrition Coaching. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in Biology from UNC-Charlotte. She is currently in the process of becoming a nationally board certified Health and Wellness Coach. Through her private practice, Figs and Olives Wellness, she helps her clients achieve their health and wellness goals by addressing lifestyle and nutrition changes. She also works remotely for Minneapolis Integrative Medicine Center as she helps patients achieve their wellness goals and comply with their treatment plans. Aside from health coaching, Marwa loves to spend time with her husband and four children, enjoying nature and being outdoors.

Follow Marwa on Instagram @healthcoachmarwa

Learn more about Marwa HERE.

Follow along on Instagram: @yogamagicpodcast and @ashley.sondergaard

Learn more about Ashley and Yoga Magic at

Get your free Self Care for the Cycles Workbook HERE.

Let's Work Together:

  • Book a Joint Astrology and Human Design Reading with Ashley & Sarah Leverett | During these 1 hour joint readings, Sarah will cover the basics of your Human Design chart including type, strategy, & authority. Then, Ashley will cover the key components of your natal chart & how you can work with the energy of your chart in your life today.

  • Book a 1:1 Cosmic Self-Care Session with Ashley | Learn how to use your astrological birth chart to personalize your self-care routines, rituals and practices with this 60 minute session and customized self-care plan.

  • Book a Birth Chart Reading with Ashley | Learn about the key components of your natal chart and how you can work with the energy in your life today during this 30 minute reading.

This podcast is for informational purposes only and should not be construed as medical advice. By listening to this podcast or watching the YouTube video, you agree not to use this podcast or YouTube video as medical advice to treat any medical condition in either yourself or others. Always check with your own physician or medical professional before trying or implementing any information viewed here.


bottom of page