Do You Have The Desire

Do you have the desire to be healthier and fitter? Think about that for a moment. When I was much younger than I am today, I only desired more drugs, more sex, and more partying. Now being a married father … Read More

2 Ways To Handle Defeat Better

The word defeat sounds final. That’s it; you lost, someone else won, or you let something get the better of you. Or you wanted to achieve something, and it didn’t work out. Either way, you tasted the bitter pill of … Read More

It’s Not Where You Start That Counts

Most races have a start and finish. Does the starting line matter after you finish? No, not really, because you and your loved ones don’t care where you started, only that you finished. The start was only the beginning of … Read More

The Art Of Showing Up

 Showing up is the battle When my clients walk in the gym door and say something to the effect of “I don’t know how much I’m going to do today because of….” Then I remind them of this fact. Did … Read More

Letting Go

What the heck is letting go got to do with exercise? Let me allow myself to explain but first indulge me in a personal story. I’m a self-confessed control freak and have advanced degrees in micromanaging.  I’ve been doing both … Read More

21 Tidbits From 2021

21 tidbits from 2021 is a catchy title don’t you think? Because if you like it, please read on and if you don’t, well you are dead to me. 😊 When people write self-reflective articles about what they have learned … Read More

How To Start Exercise Again

Here are a few tips to start your exercise again and stick to it. Ah, this is the time of year when people fill the gyms to start exercising…..again. Yes, it is the New Year in all its glory. Now … Read More

Not Another New Year’s Resolutions Post

Are you a fan of making New Year’s resolutions?   If you are, stop reading because I might upset you and don’t want to do that. This is not an anti-New Years’ resolution post, far from it. It’s just I’m … Read More

3 Ways To Be More Consistent With Exercise

To get better at something or to achieve your goals the word consistent comes up a lot. You need to do it often because you cannot start, stop then start. Or start, avoid it for a while and then get … Read More

Trust The Process

Trust the process is a key factor with your health & fitness Results are paramount in my profession and when clients are not seeing the results they’d like, their trainer will sometimes utter the words ‘trust the process.’ But what … Read More