Control the Controllables

None of us can ever predict the chaos that we’re going to encounter in life. It’s full of bumps, pot holes, detours, and many other obstacles that are often times put there by circumstances out of our control. No one, especially myself, could’ve...

Decide What You Want First

 Throughout my years of being a personal trainer I’ve witnessed a lot of common themes. I’m grateful for all of them, the good, the bad, the ugly, and the indifferent. However, regardless of the circumstance I learned a very valuable lesson. The fitness...

Consistency

There are many variables to consider when training and/or writing a program for a client.  Variables such as volume, intensity, frequency, and duration are all important factors that a trainer has to account for.  All the previously mentioned variables need to be...

The All or Nothing Myth

We all recognize the different forms of the “All or Nothing” Myth. We use convenient binary categorization on several areas of our lives, such as beast mode workout or no workout at all and diet or cheat meal. The truth is this “All or Nothing” mindset needs to be...