110 episodes

Jim Hallinan and Aram Grigorian are nutrition and lifestyle coaches. Jim is living on the East Coast, while Aram is living on the West. These two friends just want to talk about how we can live life different. They believe that happiness and success is on the Other Side of fear. They believe there is a whole Other Side of life, you just need to tap into this. These friends talk trash and flirt with each other all while bringing a realistic approach to addressing issues with nutrition, fitness, and mindset.

Other Side Lifestyle Jim Hallinan/Aram Grigorian

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.9 • 51 Ratings

Jim Hallinan and Aram Grigorian are nutrition and lifestyle coaches. Jim is living on the East Coast, while Aram is living on the West. These two friends just want to talk about how we can live life different. They believe that happiness and success is on the Other Side of fear. They believe there is a whole Other Side of life, you just need to tap into this. These friends talk trash and flirt with each other all while bringing a realistic approach to addressing issues with nutrition, fitness, and mindset.

    110. Keys to Success in Fitness w/ Jim Ferris

    110. Keys to Success in Fitness w/ Jim Ferris

    Jim Ferris is a Philadelphia based trainer whose clientele includes professional athletes, local teams, everyday fitness enthusiasts, and maybe a celebrity or two depending on who is in town. Jim is known for his work in the basketball community from training with the Philadelphia 76ers for many years and training several NBA players that live their offseason in the Philadelphia area. Jim’s expertise in the training field, along with his dynamic and creative training style keeps players, coaches and clients coming back year after year.
     
    Enjoy this AI recap of the show: Jim Ferris is a strength and conditioning guru. They discuss upcoming trips and conferences, as well as the challenges of international travel. The conversation then shifts to the topic of hoagies and grinders, with a humorous exploration of regional accents. The importance of coaching and mentorship in the fitness industry is highlighted, along with the need for a balance between online coaching and hands-on training. The future of the industry and the challenges of teaching movement patterns are also discussed. The episode concludes with a focus on helping high performers in their personal fitness and strategies for success for shift workers. In this part of the conversation, they discuss the nuance of nutrition and stress, highlighting the importance of avoiding absolutes and understanding individual context. They also talk about Jim's beer run fundraiser and the impact of social media on positive initiatives. The conversation then shifts to the basics of nutrition and meal preparation, emphasizing the need for discipline and motivation. They also discuss the concept of zone two training and the benefits of nasal breathing.
     
    Follow Jim on IG: https://www.instagram.com/gymferris/
     
    If you are a coach, sign up now for The Real Coaches Summit 2024 in Las Vegas March 11 & 12, organized by yours truly - Aram Grigorian. The speaker lineup is insane, and don't forget macro friendly breakfast, lunch, and dinner is provided, as well as a top shelf open bar happy hour each evening to network and meet the speakers. No VIP - we are all equals at this event! https://www.realcoachessummit2023.com/
     
    You can find us on Instagram:
    Aram: https://www.instagram.com/4weeks2thebeach/
    Jim: https://www.instagram.com/jimmynutrition/
     
    Grab some Serenity Gummies: https://www.CuredNutrition.com/ Code: OSL for 20% OFF
    Get some t-shirts/tanks/hoodies at: https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/shop
    If you'd like to reach out to Aram, you can find him at: https://www.4weeks2thebeach.com/work-with-me
    If you'd like to reach out to Jim, you can find him at: https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/schedule
    Go get some supplements: https://legionathletics.com/ use code: ARAM 

    • 1 hr 5 min
    109. Bringing The Science Practically w/ Austin Current

    109. Bringing The Science Practically w/ Austin Current

    Austin Current, author of The Science of Strength Training is highly regarded for its direct and practical approach to exercise.  His social media presence provides daily learning opportunities for people of all levels.  He provides insight for the many people who struggle with understanding and implementing effective training methods.  Be sure to follow him on social media to up your knowledge.  He's a great guy, and you will be able to see, through this conversation, how genuine he is in what he does.  
     
    Follow Austin on IG:  @austincurrent_
     
    If you are a coach, sign up now for The Real Coaches Summit 2024 in Las Vegas March 11 & 12, organized by yours truly - Aram Grigorian.  The speaker lineup is insane, and don't forget macro friendly breakfast, lunch, and dinner is provided, as well as a top shelf open bar happy hour each evening to network and meet the speakers.  No VIP - we are all equals at this event!  
     
    You can find us on Instagram:
    Aram: @4weeks2thebeach
    Jim: @jimmynutrition
     
    Grab some Serenity Gummies:
    CuredNutrition.com Code: OSL for 20% OFF
    Get some t-shirts/tanks/hoodies at:  
    https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/shop
    If you'd like to reach out to Aram, you can find him at: 
    https://www.4weeks2thebeach.com/work-with-me
    If you'd like to reach out to Jim, you can find him at: 
    https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/schedule
    Go get some supplements:
    www.legionathletics.com, use code: ARAM

    • 1 hr 15 min
    108. Become a Silverback w/ Ali Gilbert

    108. Become a Silverback w/ Ali Gilbert

    In this episode, Ali Gilbert, founder of the Silverback Summit, discusses the importance of creating an environment for open discussion about sensitive topics such as testosterone replacement therapy and erectile dysfunction. She emphasizes the need to normalize these conversations and provide support for men who may be suffering in silence. Ali also addresses common myths and misconceptions about testosterone replacement therapy, highlighting the safety and benefits of this treatment. She also discusses the importance of lifestyle optimization in conjunction with hormone replacement therapy. Finally, Ali reflects on the evolution of diet fads and the need for evidence-based information in the health and fitness industry. This conversation explores the topic of low testosterone in younger individuals and the challenges and misconceptions surrounding testosterone replacement therapy. The speakers discuss the importance of addressing the underlying causes of low testosterone and the potential health risks associated with it. They also emphasize the need for lifestyle optimization before considering hormone optimization. The conversation highlights the importance of commitment, expectation management, and maintaining results in achieving long-term success. Additionally, the speakers discuss the benefits of making new friends and building a supportive community, as well as the importance of open conversations about sexual health.
     
    Follow Ali on IG: @thealigilbert
     
    If you are a coach, sign up now for The Real Coaches Summit 2024 in Las Vegas March 11 & 12, organized by yours truly - Aram Grigorian.  The speaker lineup is insane, and don't forget macro friendly breakfast, lunch, and dinner is provided, as well as a top shelf open bar happy hour each evening to network and meet the speakers.  No VIP - we are all equals at this event!  
     
    You can find us on Instagram:
    Aram: @4weeks2thebeach
    Jim: @jimmynutrition
     
    Grab some Serenity Gummies:
    CuredNutrition.com Code: OSL for 20% OFF
    Get some t-shirts/tanks/hoodies at:  
    https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/shop
    If you'd like to reach out to Aram, you can find him at: 
    https://www.4weeks2thebeach.com/work-with-me
    If you'd like to reach out to Jim, you can find him at: 
    https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/schedule
    Go get some supplements:
    www.legionathletics.com, use code: ARAM

    • 1 hr 2 min
    107. The Real Value in 80/20 w/ PJ Striet

    107. The Real Value in 80/20 w/ PJ Striet

    AI Generated recap!  In this episode, Jim and Aram have a fun and lighthearted conversation with PJ Striet. They discuss funny names, share their top Christmas movies, talk about body maintenance, and delve into PJ's background and experience in the fitness industry. They also touch on changes in weightlifting techniques and the importance of balancing client needs and wants. The conversation covers various topics related to coaching and training, including the challenges faced by clients, common issues and lacking knowledge, the importance of building a fitness-oriented identity, and the limitations of short-term challenges. The concept of the 80/20 rule is discussed, emphasizing the need for balance and guilt-free enjoyment. The conversation also explores the importance of family and how to prioritize fitness in daily life. The 90 for 90 challenge is introduced as a way to achieve long-term success. The need for accountability, curiosity, and human interaction in coaching is highlighted, along with the limitations of resources and the importance of taking action. They cover effective sets, motivation, training intensity, the impact of training on mood and decision making, finding rhythm and enjoyment in training, identity and transformation, coaching for autonomy, dealing with unsupportive spouses, communication and relationships, misconceptions about reverse dieting, understanding nuance vs science, addressing hormonal issues, habits vs hormones, the affordability of conferences, and looking forward to future events.
     
    Follow PJ on IG: @pjstriet
     
    If you are a coach, sign up now for The Real Coaches Summit 2024 in Las Vegas March 11 & 12, organized by yours truly - Aram Grigorian.  The speaker lineup is insane, and don't forget macro friendly breakfast, lunch, and dinner is provided, as well as a top shelf open bar happy hour each evening to network and meet the speakers.  No VIP - we are all equals at this event!  
     
    You can find us on Instagram:
    Aram: @4weeks2thebeach
    Jim: @jimmynutrition
     
    Grab some Serenity Gummies:
    CuredNutrition.com Code: OSL for 20% OFF
    Get some t-shirts/tanks/hoodies at:  
    https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/shop
    If you'd like to reach out to Aram, you can find him at: 
    https://www.4weeks2thebeach.com/work-with-me
    If you'd like to reach out to Jim, you can find him at: 
    https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/schedule
    Go get some supplements:
    www.legionathletics.com, use code: ARAM

    • 1 hr 16 min
    106. Cut Your Teeth w/ Dr. Allan Bacon

    106. Cut Your Teeth w/ Dr. Allan Bacon

    A master supplement formulator and highly experienced coach, this former dental surgeon decided he wanted to help people really get healthy! We chat supplements, research, data, and how all of that ties back to action and consistency. He’s one of the best and brightest out there and you’ll gain a ton of helpful nuggets from this episode!
     
    Follow Allan on IG: @drallanbacon
     
    If you are a coach, sign up now for The Real Coaches Summit 2024 in Las Vegas March 11 & 12, organized by yours truly - Aram Grigorian.  The speaker lineup is insane, and don't forget macro friendly breakfast, lunch, and dinner is provided, as well as a top shelf open bar happy hour each evening to network and meet the speakers.  No VIP - we are all equals at this event!  
     
    You can find us on Instagram:
    Aram: @4weeks2thebeach
    Jim: @jimmynutrition
     
    Grab some Serenity Gummies:
    CuredNutrition.com Code: OSL for 20% OFF
    Get some t-shirts/tanks/hoodies at:  
    https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/shop
    If you'd like to reach out to Aram, you can find him at: 
    https://www.4weeks2thebeach.com/work-with-me
    If you'd like to reach out to Jim, you can find him at: 
    https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/schedule
    Go get some supplements:
    www.legionathletics.com, use code: ARAM

    • 1 hr 8 min
    105. Self Love Evolution w/ Bek Antonucci

    105. Self Love Evolution w/ Bek Antonucci

    This conversation was wild, but eye opening! Bek has had a self love evolution that anyone would be grateful for! She’s taken her hardships and turned them into strengths by changing her identity, and never looking back. If you’re looking to gain insight on how to change for the better, don’t miss this conversation!
     
    Follow Bek on IG: @bekantonucci
     
    If you are a coach, sign up now for The Real Coaches Summit 2024 in Las Vegas March 11 & 12, organized by yours truly - Aram Grigorian.  The speaker lineup is insane, and don't forget macro friendly breakfast, lunch, and dinner is provided, as well as a top shelf open bar happy hour each evening to network and meet the speakers.  No VIP - we are all equals at this event!  
     
    You can find us on Instagram:
    Aram: @4weeks2thebeach
    Jim: @jimmynutrition
     
    Grab some Serenity Gummies:
    CuredNutrition.com Code: OSL for 20% OFF
    Get some t-shirts/tanks/hoodies at:  
    https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/shop
    If you'd like to reach out to Aram, you can find him at: 
    https://www.4weeks2thebeach.com/work-with-me
    If you'd like to reach out to Jim, you can find him at: 
    https://www.othersidelifestyle.com/schedule
    Go get some supplements:
    www.legionathletics.com, use code: ARAM

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
51 Ratings

51 Ratings

October 13 2023 ,

Loved The Future of Health and Physique episode

Loved the episode titled The future of Health and Physique. as your podcast always does, this episode delivered to the perfect blend of information, humor, and enough raunchiness to keep it interesting.
Thank you Jim and Aram for keeping us informed and entertained. Looking forward to a great 2024 with more podcasts to come.

PJ Striet ,

Entertaining and informative

I look forward to every episode! Jim and Aram are the best!

dr ccg ,

Hilarious and real

Jimmy and Aram keep it real and keep it funny! Such a refreshing take on all of the boring things in fitness without being…boring.

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