2019 Plan – Starting Soon on a Blog Near You!

Wanted to share my 2019 plans publicly for accountability and to encourage community. I've also shared it with my tiny Facebook group, encouraging them to join me. Here’s the basics. I’ll start with the part that some people may have issue with - fasting. For more information, I recommend “The Complete Guide to Fasting” by … Continue reading 2019 Plan – Starting Soon on a Blog Near You!

Quick Update

I haven't disappeared off the face of the earth, I've just been busy with work, school, and family.  There's a new medical school starting near me and they've received funding to pay for school for the inaugural class of 30 students in 2020.  When I first heard about that over the summer, I decided I … Continue reading Quick Update

Feeling Disappointed…

I used to be very involved in CrossFit and while I have come to accept that I will likely not do CrossFit again, I am not ready to accept that I cannot do Olympic lifts or full-body weightlifting.  Maybe somewhere in the back of mind, I knew this was coming, and maybe that's why I … Continue reading Feeling Disappointed…

A Tale of Two Herbal Supplements

Okay, today is the day I share my feelings on herbal supplements.  Standard disclaimer - this is not medical advice, only my thoughts and opinions.  By all means, take whatever medications or supplements are recommended by your doctor or that you personally desire. This morning, I was minding my own business playing Candy Crush and … Continue reading A Tale of Two Herbal Supplements

Blood Work and Gemonics

After continuing to struggle with my digestive issues and getting no where with my doctor, I decided to order some blood work in the beginning of May.  I found a couple of sites where patients can order their own blood tests.  The best value was through HEB grocery store and it's called Ulta Lab Tests. … Continue reading Blood Work and Gemonics

It’s Yoga Time…

I've continued to read more in my Iyengar yoga book and have recently talked to my physical therapist about poses that can treat a particular issue I am struggling with.  There's also a section in the book on that particular condition, as well as general stress.  I think it's time to make the practice of … Continue reading It’s Yoga Time…