First, for all of these rules, (as with most things in life,) honesty is the best policy, and the vast majority of people will always respect that. Like my Uncle Dan once told me, as long as people know you’re in their corner they’re going to give you the benefit of the doubt. Here are… Continue reading Top 5 Training Client Pet Peeves, and Ways to Correct Them
Aldi has gradually become one of my, (if not the favorite) place to grocery shop over the past few years. Why is that? I initially wasn’t terribly impressed when I first went into an ALDI a few years ago, thinking it was kind of like a dollar store for groceries. I was sorely mistaken! Though… Continue reading ALDI’s Top 10 “Eat Clean” Food Items at a Healthy Price
Everyone has someone that plants a seed of positive growth within them, apart from member(s) of their immediate family. Usually it’s not just one person, but a collection of different people planting different seeds within that encourage or inspire you do want to the similar thing, either because of wanting to be like the planter,… Continue reading W.W.B.D. (What Would Grandpa Bud Do)
Remember “Tae Bo?” It’s one of those somewhat forgotten infomercial exercises that I think is going to be making a comeback, along with “Sweatin’ to the Oldies,” and “Jazzercise.” I only kid, I pray to the fitness Gods (Milo of Crete, Musashi, Morihei Ueshiba, Jack Lalanne) that those don’t make a comeback, but Tae Bo? Bring… Continue reading Forgotten Exercise Program of the Week “Tae Bo.”
A few weeks ago I wrote a blog “Inexpensive Clean Eating Shopping Tips” where I talked about how when it comes to budget grocery shopping, the goal is to maximize your nutritional value for the minimum amount of money spent, and the best foods to purchase towards that pursuit, and which grocer’s seem to have the best… Continue reading 5 Best Exercises to Maximize Workout Time
If it tastes you longer to read the ingredients on food label, than it would take to actually consume the food, then put it back on the shelf.
I’ve used this challenge with personal training clients, friends, and my brothers who work in the trades, and are often eating their lunch “food” through a drive thru window. Some are a little skeptical when I present it, but everyone after doing the challenge realizes what a direct connection there is between the food they… Continue reading Eat Clean Challenge #1