If you’ve ever felt a little blue, down in the dumps or depressed you know it sucks. Full blown chronic depression on the other hand more than just sucks it can downright debilitate even the strongest among us. Depression is powerful imbalance of chemicals in the brain that can disrupt our ability to function normally […]
Brain food not only reduces your risk of neurological disorders, but it also increases the longevity of your brain, boosts creativity and makes your memories last!
For the greater part of my personal and professional life (especially early on) I struggled with believing that I should be further along, achieving more, accomplishing more, experiencing more. But it wasn’t until I let go of needing more that more presented itself.
Later I studied and sought to identify why others weren’t further along, achieving more, accomplishing more, experiencing more. I now realize as result of my own struggle and struggle of others that you must first “let go” before you can receive.
Want some controversy and maybe even a little in your face conflict? Ask the front desk dude at your gym to change the music from hardcore gangsta hip-hop to classic rock. Using music for motivation, at least in a public forum like gyms, began with the aerobics craze in the early 1970’s when celebrities like […]
Have you ever done something or acted in a way that seemed completely out of character for who you are? The other day I snapped at my wife for no real reason… NO REASON! But there certainly was a cause. I had not eaten in several hours and was running in high gear, fueled by zero […]
After you’ve been training several years you develop certain beneficial patterns and some not so beneficial. One of the patterns that has benefited me over the years has to do with periodically returning to specific workout routines that I know work for stimulating a variety of positive metabolic effects. The 100s routine happens to be […]
Have you checked your posture lately. What would people say about your body language when you walk into a crowded room? If you glanced in the mirror (which I’m sure you never do) at some unsuspecting moment and didn’t change a thing would you see a powerful, confident and commanding leader or a slouchy push […]
Although by the standard of his day good old Ben Franklin would not have been considered a glaring example of the perfect masculine physique, he was however arguably one of the most successful men in history. It could be said that his success was due, in large part to what he called the 13 virtues that […]
When people talk about performance, the image that often comes to mind is the athlete. Athletes who achieve greatness exemplify the qualities that define the successful pursuit of excellence. But even though we are not all professional athletes, we can use these traits to improve the quality of our lives, work, and relationships. No matter […]
Why does everyone idolize this superhero? The “Man of Steel” is this summers big blockbuster movie. Millions of people (not just kids) have or will slap down there hard earned paper route money and make a superhuman effort to get to the nearest or most expensive movie theater to watch the latest remake of […]