About: Meridith Oram

Meridith Bickford Oram is a certified health coach, licensed massage therapist, and certified group exercise instructor. She is married with two boys, and lives in Chester County, PA. She earned a B.A. in Communications from Villanova University. Meridith blogs about fitness motivation, nutrition tips & tricks, Celiac Disease, and easy (but delicious!) gluten-free recipes at belowthefork.com. LET'S CONNECT: Instagram: @belowthefork Periscope: @belowthefork Twitter: @belowthefork Blog: belowthefork.com FB: https://www.facebook.com/BelowTheFork

Recent Posts by Meridith Oram

Celiac Disease is an autoimmune disease that damages the small intestine when gluten is ingested. Celiacs can experience a vast array of symptoms, including GI issues, brain fog, mood swings, and joint pain. Celiac Disease is often associated with “leaky gut” and those of us with Celiac Disease are commonly told...
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It was Spring 2016. I was deeply immersed in Below the Fork and determined to be a successful entrepreneur. All my fellow online health coaches were touting the latest “diet” craze: carb cycling. I joined free webinars, read various blog posts, watched tons of Periscope videos, and purchased books by Yuri...
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You’ve been eating clean and working out, but your results have come to a halt. You’ve been closing all the rings on your Apple Watch most days but your truth pants are feeling a bit snug. Mentally, you feel like you’re finally loving yourself towards healthy but it would still be...
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With my carb-cycling program, I am always on the lookout for recipes with high protein and quality carbohydrates. So when my friend, Sue Parke of Sparke Fitness, introduced me to this recipe from PopSugar Fitness for Vegan Nice Cream Sandwiches, I was immediately intrigued with using chickpeas as the dough...
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Gelatin benefits our gut health, digestion, skin, and muscles but unfortunately gelatin has gotten a bad rap over the years thanks to JELL-O, which completely over-engineered a junky version of it and then added dyes and chemicals. What is Gelatin? Gelatin is a powdered form of collagen which is created by “isolating...
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