In: Breather

05
Jun

Insights from the book Deep Work by Cal Newport: Part 1

(Breather) Deep Work is about building the mindset and habits to eliminate distraction and focus on producing high quality, meaningful work. This book was written by Cal Newport, a computer science professor at Georgetown University who…

29
May

Highlights From The Get Over Yourself Podcast, Part 1

(Breather) I am so grateful that I’ve been able to connect with such a wide variety of interesting people through this show – to hear their stories, learn from their wisdom, and gain insight into experiences…

22
May

Listener Q&A – What Our Genes Expect, The Benefits of Slowing Down, and Are All Carbs Created Equal?

Lately, I’ve gotten quite a few questions from listeners about the importance of factoring in your maximum aerobic heart rate minus your age when exercising. I’ve talked a lot about the benefits you receive from doing…

15
May

Listener Q&A – Training For a 5K on Keto and the Life-Changing Advice That Got One Listener Off Meds – For Good!

How much should you eat? Should you increase your carb intake? And if you’re eating six eggs for breakfast, but getting hunger pains by noon, then what is that a sign of? I cover all these…

08
May

Listener Q&A – Banishing Extra Body Fat + Plantar Fasciitis (For Good!), Sprinting, And Should You Stick To The MAF Method?

We are back with another Q&A show! Today I’ll be answering some more questions sent in from listeners concerning sprint workouts, the MAF method of training, and finally, I’ll share how you can banish extra body…

01
May

Dave Rossi: Using The Seven Habits Under Pressure

(Breather) After our awesome interview where Dave detailed the content of his new book, The Imperative Habit, I kept the mic running and captured some precious off the cuff commentary about how to stay focused on…

24
Apr

Listener Q&A – Debunking Myths About Fat, Becoming Fat Adapted, And Are Whole Grains Really That Bad?

There are a lot of myths about fat reduction and becoming fat adapted that we’ll be clearing up in this episode as I answer some more great questions from listeners. We start off with a listener…

17
Apr

Listener Q&A – How To Make Good Bone Broth, Curing Plantar Fasciitis, Aerobic vs Anaerobic Exercise, and Craving Sugar

(Breather) Covering some great questions from listeners in today’s breather show. Thanks to everyone who wrote in for asking about a variety of topics – from fasting to aerobic vs anaerobic workouts, sugar cravings, how to…

10
Apr

Essays From Gordo Byrn

(Breather) My good friend and old-time triathlon colleague Gordo Byrn writes a brilliant blog/email newsletter with concise and thoughtful essays confined to three subjects of his expertise and passion: Fitness, Family, and Finances. I string together…

03
Apr

Coronavirus – Positive Aspects Of Our Global Life Disruption, And Transitioning Consciousness From Self-Absorbed To Connected

(Breather) I’ve been seeing a lot of content and sitting back; since I’m not a health expert, I felt I had nothing urgent to contribute. But lately, I’ve been thinking about the way life has changed,…