"I Will Never Give Up"
Scot Weiss left a promising career in finance to chase an American dream -- inventing a product and starting a company. But even good ideas are extremely difficult to get produced, distributed and sold.
Kumbaya my Lord, kumbaya, oh Lord, kumbaya.
100 bottles of beer on the wall. 100 bottles of beer. Take one down, pass it around, 99 bottles of beer on the wall. 99 bottles of beer on the wall……..
Ah, those tunes we sang around the campfire. As the school year winds down, parents prepare to gleefully embrace the next season, sending their children to summer camp. Yipee! Time...
Picture of the Day and B'days for March 12
Today is Thursday, March 12. Today's birthdays include actress-singer Liza Minnelli who turns 63. Our picture of the day is a hotel swimming pool like no other. Go ahead, we dare you to swim just one lap.
Obesity - Wake Up Call - We are Torturing Our Bodies and Our Minds
Obesity – Wake Up Call – We are Torturing Our Bodies and Our Minds
How many Americans listen to the statistics on obesity and ignore t he reports. They know they are in that group defined as obese and yet they ignore the warnings. Obesity is a medical concern. We, as fitness professionals, must put this in simple terms for our clients. Nuts and bolts, the circumference of our waist...
Overland Camping Trip through Botswana & Namibia - Part 2
Onward to Northern Namibia: Day 11
All good things come to an end; today we have a long trip ahead of us again. Our few days at Drotsky’s Cabins were a wonderful break and very well worth while. The owners and staff are friendly and helpful, the place is well maintained and reasonably priced – a definite recommendation from the Hutchisons.
So once again it was an early...
My After Christmas Newsletter
My after Christmas newsletter is devoted to responding to the Christmas newsletters I received this year and in previous years. I have saved my favorites (not!) from the last few years and I would now like to respond with my own.
First of all, I want you to know that I don’t really care that your husband had hemorrhoid surgery in August (or any other month for that matter) or to know that he...
How to set Boundaries to avoid the "Holiday Blues"
How to set Boundaries to avoid the “Holiday Blues”
By Dwight Bain
A recent USA Today poll asked this question,
“Which best fits your holiday emotional state?”
Relaxed - 18%
Joyful - 31%
Stressed - 27%
Depressed - 24%
Why do people feel so overloaded with additional problems during the holidays? I believe the majority of the pressure they feel is...