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Fear Faith (Trust) & Control

Fear Faith (Trust) & Control

I have realized over time that there are three pretty powerful forces at work in my life.  They apply across many aspects of my world including my ...

Whatcha Thinking?

Whatcha Thinking?

One morning a couple of weeks ago I was driving to my early morning workout session.  It is a bit of a drive for these one-on-one personal training...

Past, Present or Future?

Past, Present or Future?

Past, Present or Future? Someone recently said to me “Happiness lies in the now.”  This sentiment struck me as I have been striving to become more ...

The "f*#k-its" !!

The "f*#k-its" !!

There are days I feel like I fight a mighty fight.  I have a friend and mentor here in town who describes the feelings and emotions I’m fighting on...

Happy New Year From A Grateful Recovering Stuffer!

Happy New Year From A Grateful Recovering Stuffer!

Maybe you are wondering what I mean when I call myself a “stuffer”.  Let me give a little background.  In my wellness journey, I have realized j...

Two Thoughts

Two Thoughts

Janelle Brown... These are VERY loud and VERY familiar.  These thoughts sound something like this; “that is too hard”, “too much bother”, “I don’t have time”, “what’s the point”, “I am too busy”, blah blah blah… on and on for infinity.

S.T.R.I.V.E.

S.T.R.I.V.E.

The dictionary defines strive as ‘to make strenuous efforts toward any goal.’ While that is certainly what we intend to do here, I had a much...

HOPE

HOPE

Someone recently asked me what I was aiming for when I started STRIVE with Janelle. Then they asked me that if I could foresee what changes, if ...

Remembering To Nurture My Body First

Remembering To Nurture My Body First

2015 was not a year I was sad to see go. It was a roller coaster of stress and hormones (I’m approaching “that age”). As I sat at my computer in...

S Is For Strength

S Is For Strength

The ‘S’ in STRIVE with Janelle is STRENGTH. Strength has many meanings for me and has so many degrees of intensity. It’s much more than the p...

Tenacity Is Where Its At

Tenacity Is Where Its At

T is for TENACITY. My life has always been about stop and start. Any of you out there with families know what I’m talking about. You are pull...

The Event You've Been Waiting For

The Event You've Been Waiting For

We are so excited to host our very first STRIVE Rally! Saturday, October 1JW Marriott in Las Vegas221 N Rampart Blvd • Las Vegas, NV • 8914510am...