In this blog post I’ll be talking about the iconic drum corps “tour body” that people come home with after their summer at DCI. Basically explaining what it is, and how you can “keep” or improve upon it. At the end of this post I’ve also included some exercise and nutrition ideas, so you’re not… Continue reading The Tour Body: What It Is and How to Stay Fit After Tour
If I had to subtitle it: How to Meaningfully Reach People with Social Media- advice on the principles of getting and engaging on audience, not micro-advice like “the best time to post on Instagram” or “what your Facebook cover photo should be”. I’m a fan of Jon Goodman’s stuff: his book Ignite the Fire (all… Continue reading Book Review: Viralnomics
I’m not sure how to title this honestly, but in this blog post I’m writing about why emotions are powerful tools for goal setting&reaching, and how to cultivate the feelings to fuel your journey even when you don’t feel like it. First, I want to talk about goal setting. I don’t think it’s powerful enough… Continue reading Emotions as Motivation for Your Fitness Goals
[This is the text I typed up as I prepped for a YouTube video I wanted to film discussing this topic. I basically used this to launch my thoughts & words 🙂 ] The YouTube Video What is your definition of success? I think we all have our noble answers… Free time to do what… Continue reading A Little Observation on the Definition of Success
Affirmation without discipline is the beginning of delusion. -Jim Rohn Affirmations are positive, affirming statements that one may say to oneself repeatedly, almost like a mantra. An affirmation may seem like a magic spell that must be chanted at certain times of day to bring about self-improvement.. While I do feel they are magical and… Continue reading Functions of Affirmations
As always, I’m working on my positivity and “happy levels”. This looks like practicing gratitude, mindfulness, looking at the bright side of things, and obviously avoiding unnecessary conflict. As a result, Most of my interactions are neutral if not positive. But what do I do when someone purposely sabotages that? It’s not like getting cut… Continue reading Why are some people mean? How to deal with them?
This post is about my “takeways” from the book, The Secret by Rhonda Byrne. First, I will tell you what “the Secret” is: the Law of Attraction. I guess “The Secret” is Byrne’s hip way of terming this concept. The Law of Attraction can be identified with the phrases “thoughts become things” and “like attracts like”.… Continue reading What I think about The Secret by Rhonda Byrne