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So What'cha Want

I sometimes use the words “win” and “lose” when I’m talking about BJJ class, but it’s just for convenience, because I don’t think winning or losing is something we actually do during training. 344 more words


7 Steps to achieve your Nutrition & Weight loss Goals

Oh hi there. I’m totally not one for pretending the struggle is simple, but I do believe in breaking things down into tasty, tasty bite-size chunks to make it easier. 640 more words

Weight Loss

Shepherd of the Valley residents to compete in state art show

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Six residents from Shepherd of the Valley had their art selected to enter into the Leading Age Ohio Art and Writing Show in Columbus Sept. 245 more words


More Ups And Downs Than The Welsh Valleys

Everyone says the horse world keeps you grounded: there are always ups and downs.

At the moment I’m having my roller coaster ride with eventing. 628 more words


Compete - Flash Fiction #3

You competed with that woman in the mirror everyday

trying to make today better than yesterday


Retired? - Not Anymore!

So just over a year ago I posted this:  Retired!!!  The previous year I had retired from competing at karate after thirty years of competing and bowed out as my associations 2013 Mens National Kata Champion, the second time I had won the title.  1,363 more words


1 Week, 5 Days...

As I sit with a cup of coffee to write this, I am waiting to hear my coach’s response to the update I sent last night.   523 more words