WST 067: Marijuana, An Allegory

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

My temper flared and I wanted to know why. So, I asked – myself. I found out AND I found out that always looking for a takeaway from any situation is supremely helpful in living the life you want to live. SUBSCRIBE TO MY NEW VIMEO CHANNEL!!! Support me on Patreon Health Made Simple (8 […]

I’ve Got This Funny Feeling

[Pre-blog note: The documentary on my band, The Sid Hillman Quartet (called “Round About Way”) is now public on Vimeo. Check it out if for no other reason than to watch me smoke a cigarette. Fret not…the cigarette was 100% plant-based.] On to the blog post…. I talk and write a ton about how knowing […]

WST 062: Hey Kids! Watch Your Weight!

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

Oh boy. In this one I’ve got Weight Watchers AND Bill Maher in the crosshairs. Let’s just say, I’ve got some bones to pick. SUBSCRIBE TO MY NEW VIMEO CHANNEL!!! Support me on Patreon Sid on Hardy Haberland Podcast! Health Made Simple (8 week Healthy Eating Training) SmallSteppers.com (my habit change program) sidgarzahillman.com (Sign up […]

Staying Alive vs. Feeling Alive.

There are two camps in the healthy/happy living arena: those who incorporate healthy habits in order to stay alive, and those who incorporate healthy habits to feel alive. I’m guessing you know which camp I really love and which I really don’t. From the outside the two camps do some of the same stuff, but […]

WST 059: The One about Mostly

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

I revisit MOTT, I investigate “Cancel Culture” and I have a few words to say about Sarah Silverman. SUBSCRIBE TO MY NEW VIMEO CHANNEL!!! Support me on Patreon Health Made Simple (8 week Healthy Eating Training) SmallSteppers.com (my habit change program) sidgarzahillman.com (Sign up for my mailing list!) stanfordinn.com (eco-resort) BRAND NEW SID HILLMAN QUARTET […]

The Questions We’re Not Asking…

I’ve been doing this a while–nutrition, health coaching, teaching my small steps approach. With each passing year, I realize how crucial my philosophy background is in my approach. At the time I graduated from college with a BA in philosophy, I had no plans whatsoever to pursue a career in nutrition and health. I had […]

WST 049: Rip Off the Band-Aid

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

We live in a band-aid culture. We love covering the symptoms in order to avoid looking at the real problems. This goes for health, politics, education, you name it. In this episode, I frickin’ name it. BRAND NEW SID HILLMAN QUARTET ALBUM, “ROUND ABOUT WAY”:iTunes | Limited Edition, hand-letterpressed CD! Support me on Patreon – […]

WST 048: FOMO vs. JOMO

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

Fear of Missing Out versus Joy of Missing Out. Oh, just wait. I complicate the crap out of this one. (One more thing: stay around til the end for a demo recording of a brand new song!) BRAND NEW SID HILLMAN QUARTET ALBUM, “ROUND ABOUT WAY”:iTunes | Limited Edition, hand-letterpressed CD! Support me on Patreon […]

WST 047: Mr. and Mrs. Control Issues

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

Lack of control–in our relationships, our jobs, our lives–and the toll it takes. More importantly, how to frickin’ get it back. BRAND NEW SID HILLMAN QUARTET ALBUM, “ROUND ABOUT WAY”:iTunes | Limited Edition, hand-letterpressed CD! Support me on Patreon Health Made Simple (8 week Healthy Eating Training) SmallSteppers.com (my habit change program) sidgarzahillman.com (Sign up […]

WST 043: Jump Start, Re-Start

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

Does a new direction mean a new identity? What if we broaden the way we identify ourselves? Can the “this is who I am” statement hold us back? So many questions discussed over a beer. Support me on Patreon Health Made Simple (8 week Healthy Eating Training) SmallSteppers.com (my habit change program) sidgarzahillman.com (Sign up […]