Archives for April 2013

New Theme: Whatcha Think? And What’s With the Damn Bounce Rate?

Soooooooo . . . I finally got my ass in gear and revamped my blog design. I know, it was a long time coming. I’d been putting it off for months. Truth be told, had I not given myself that kick in the ass I probably wouldn’t be getting around to it for another 6 […]

4 More Self-Help Myths . . . Stabbed in the Gut and Left to Die

  The personal development industry is full of positive people with positive intentions dishing out positive advice. But you wanna know a dirty little secret? Much of it is bullshit. Just plain ‘ol bullshit. Don’t get me wrong. It’s not as though folks are intentionally misleading us. It’s just that certain ideas get repeated so […]

The Egg Diet vs. Steak and Eggs: Which Works Best for Quick Fat Loss?

I’ve been known as the steak and eggs guy for a while now. It’s always my “go to” diet for quick weight loss. Because it works.  Plain and simple. At first, just my friends and family were aware of my wicked dieting ways. But when I published the diet here on my blog not so […]

The Final Kick in the Ass . . . and I’m Outta Here

(This post is the last in my Friday Night Kick in the Ass series.) Ok, so maybe I’m not outta here outta here, but this is the last post of the series. And it just sounded good, so I went with it. This series has been going strong now since mid-January. I originally came up […]

5 Powerful Ways That Writing Can Make You Smarter (and How to Maximize Your Results)

(This is the third and final post in my series on getting smarter. You can find the previous two posts here and here.) What if there was a way you could make yourself smarter? Simple, effective, and foolproof. A method that can be practiced by anyone, of any age, and always produces results. Sounds pretty […]

The Best Bread Rises Slowly

Ahh . . . bread. Humble. Wholesome. Delicious. We all know good bread when we taste it. It’s tangy, crusty and aromatic. It’s baked until it’s cracked and golden. I’m not talking about that Wonder Bread shit here (yes, I grew up on that crap just like you). I’m talking about REAL bread. Artisan bread. […]

Kill Wishful Thinking and Finally Take Back Your Life

(This post is part of the Friday Night Kick in the Ass series.) I’m going to let you in on a little secret. You may not like me for it. You may even want to reach out and slap me. But what I’m going to tell you is the truth. And the sad part is, […]

How to Calibrate to a Higher Level of Intelligence

(This is the second post in my series about getting smarter. My last post explained how simply cleaning house can radically improve your thinking.) I always considered myself a fairly intelligent guy. Nothing spectacular, mind you. But certainly smarter than your average bear. Then again, I’m sure most people consider themselves to be smarter than […]