WST 144: Goal Paralysis

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

Go ahead. Set big goals. Get excited, but then…almost immediately it’s about how it get there. The hard, hard work and becoming mentally tough and focused so you don’t fall prey to overwhelm. Plus I almost smoked. Check out my guest spot on this podcast: The Daily Grind Join my Small Steppers 12-week program (and […]

WST 143: Productivity and Nothingness

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

Athletes focus on recovery. If they don’t recover well, they don’t train as well. But what about proper recovery in non-exercise life? How good are you at balancing the busy-ness of life with plain ol’ doing nothing? Harder than you might think. Check out my guest spot on this podcast: Just Minding My Business Podcast […]

WST 142: My Three Day Water Fast Report

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

Just what the title says. I did a three day water fast a few days ago. Miserable and wonderful. Loud and silent. Uncomfortable and cleansing. Challenging and rewarding. Listen up. Music in this episode: “Help Less” by Redwood Sky Join my Small Steppers 12-week program (and learn Awareness Based Habit Change!) My new book! Six […]

WST 141: The Discipline of Less Discipline

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

Being disciplined in a single area (e.g., healthy eating) can be a tough business. Holding on so tight that your quality of life is negatively affected. Is a certain amount of discipline necessary for a good life? Of course, but not in the way you think. Join my Small Steppers 12-week program now and get […]

WST 140: Musician NOT in Name Only

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

How we define ourselves, how others define us. The labels versus the work we do. THIS is the question of this episode. Are we not allowed to pursue a passion simply because it’s somehow not who we are? My new book! Six Truths: Live by these truths and be happy. Don’t and you won’t Watch […]

WST 139: Too Tired to Relate

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

I compare relationships to healthy eating, and get away with it. Also, a contest to win the best damn coffee roast I’ve ever done. And, a little dive into Chappelle. My new book! Six Truths: Live by these truths and be happy. Don’t and you won’t Watch my FREE SIX-PART VIDEO SERIES! Want to talk […]

WST 138: The Piano Lesson Lesson

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

Is there something you really want to do but aren’t getting it done? Listen in. Also, Facebook and sex talks. I know, I know. Just trust me.. Featured in this episode: Sid’s guest appearance on The Transformative Leader Podcast My new book! Six Truths: Live by these truths and be happy. Don’t and you won’t […]

WST 137: Breaking Good

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

Breaking Good? My sincere effort to relate Breaking Bad to the goal of this podcast. A lofty goal, I might add. The tough work of changing the way you live. For good. Featured in this episode: Art Metrano Video My top 5 favorite fiction works that are secretly philosophy books! My new book! Six Truths: […]

WST 136: The Feeling Question

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

Can we automatically trust our feelings? Spoiler alert: no. But we can learn from them. Also, I sing the praises of Keto Magazine and my new very, very cold tub. My new book! Six Truths: Live by these truths and be happy. Don’t and you won’t SMALL STEP INTENSIVE (schedule a FREE discovery zoom call) […]

WST 135: Gone is the Cowboy

philosophy, health, wellness, politics

The traditional ‘cowboy’ ethic is disappearing. Honor, dignity, acting on principle. Ideally when we make a mistake and are called on it, we’d fix it. Simple, clean. Now, though, we stand our ground even when we’re wrong. It ain’t pretty. My new book! Six Truths: Live by these truths and be happy. Don’t and you […]