Health for the Holidays 2016 & Beyond

Happy Holidays 2016! There's an expression "Home for the Holidays". How about "Health for the Holidays"? And all year round? My wellness aspirations are medication--free (which I continue to be), lean body composition with a body aesthetic (you can have definition, you can have abs), and fit … [Read more...]

Exercise On The Road & Away From A Gym

As a pilot, I've had occasion to be on the road for as many as 12 days at a time. During those longer stays, I usually can secure access to some kind of gym. However, one trip in particular comes to mind when I think about exercise on the road: a remote island in British Columbia. There was no gym. … [Read more...]

More About Age Re-Defined, The Lifestyle

Here's a picture of me post work-workout from a couple of weeks ago. I'm 57. My own lifestyle: Eat right, exercise consistently, correctly, and vigorously, and have a positive/healthy mind-body connection. There are many, many words that could be written about any one of those elements. For today, … [Read more...]

Age Re-Defined: An eBook and a Lifestyle

The title of my eBook is "Age Re-Defined: Take Control of Your Health, How You Feel, And How You Look - Even In Your Forties & Fifties". But "Age Re-Defined" isn't just an eBook, it's a lifestyle. A lifestyle of exercise, healthy nutrition, and a positive mind, a beneficial mind-body connection. … [Read more...]

Wellness: It’s More Than Exercise & Nutrition

In my eBook, "Age Re-Defined: Take Control of Your Health, How You Look, And How You Feel - Even In Your Forties & Fifties", I wrote, as a Certified Wellness Coach, about the various components of wellness. (I also wrote in "Age Re-Defined" about the various components of fitness.) I've … [Read more...]

April-May Virtual Publicity Tour For My eBook, “AGE RE-DEFINED”

              I'll be touring the blogosphere (answering interview questions, guest blog posting, featured book, reviews, uploading a few videos to blogs) and guesting on a podcast during the April-May virtual publicity tour for my eBook, AGE … [Read more...]

Birthday Abs

Okay, I'm posting a "selfie" - a shot of myself taken by me with my cell phone while I pointed the phone at the bathroom mirror this past Saturday morning, which happened to be 38 days out from my upcoming 57th birthday. On my 16th birthday, I made my first solo flight in an airplane. That was cause … [Read more...]

Incline It Baby, Intervals, and Exercise + Nutrition = Health

The title of this post sums up the highlights of an impromptu video I shot this week with Deborah Klein, MS, RD. Deb contributed to the nutrition content of my eBook, "AGE RE-DEFINED: Take Control of Your Health, How You Feel, And How You Look: Even In Your Forties & Fifties".  She is published … [Read more...]

Health, Fitness, Wellness: Commit To A Lifestyle

Health, fitness, and wellness are not about any particular collection of recipes or about any particular exercise DVD. They are collectively about a lifestyle, a commitment. In other words, commit to nutritional awareness, to good eating habits, to exercise awareness, to adequate and frequent … [Read more...]

Your Health, How You Feel, And How You Look: More Within Your Control Than You Think

Are you proactive about your own health and wellness? Or do you go about your lifestyle without any real attention to your health and wellness, accept the doctor's diagnosis (if and when you see the doctor), and then medicate per the doctor's prescriptions? It seems a prevalent attitude these days … [Read more...]