Fitness, Life

Ragnar Relay

“If you never try, you’ll never know.”   As I write this, I am currently soaring at ­­­­­­­­­31,982 feet at 482mph, in a tube with hundreds of other people. However, just 24 hours ago I was a drown rat shivering my britches off while “camping” in a torrential downpour in Tampa, FL. That’s right, shivering… Read More Ragnar Relay

Fitness, Life

Exercise YOUR Way

Quote I’m pondering… “I found power in accepting the truth of who I am. It may not be a truth that others can accept, but I cannot live any other way. How would it be to live a lie every minute of your life?”   Alrighty guys, my last several blogs have been pretty serious… Read More Exercise YOUR Way

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In The Pursuit of Happiness: Part IV – Pick Your Boxes

I just spent a semi-spontaneous weekend in the sleepy little down of Downieville, CA with Marcus and the pups. This is one of our favorite places in Tahoe National Forest because it’s absolutely gorgeous country, it’s full of world renown mountain biking, and every time we go there it’s nothing but good times/memories. I say… Read More In The Pursuit of Happiness: Part IV – Pick Your Boxes

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In the Pursuit of Happiness: Part III – Love Yourself

Our world is filled with expectations of all kinds – external, internal, societal, realistic, unrealistic, etc.  We set standards for ourselves and for others without even being aware we are doing it.  We are judgmental and critical when those standards aren’t met, even when we know we shouldn’t be.  It’s a harsh reality for me… Read More In the Pursuit of Happiness: Part III – Love Yourself