Category: Habits

Why Whole Grains Are So Good For You, The Power Of Exercising Consistently & The Easiest Seated Stretch For Stiffness

Estimated read time: 4 minutes A while back I lost $500 and it’s completely my fault. One of my goals was to post a video to ​my YouTube channel​ every week on Tuesday for a year. I recruited a friend as an accountability partner and agreed to pay him $500 if I didn’t post by…
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The Peak Performance Insider: Earplugs Are The Silent Guardian Of Sleep, Why You Need More Magnesium & The Healing Waters Of Japanese Hot Springs

Estimated read time: 4 minutes 25% of the year is gone…but it still feels like the year just started. It’s like 2024 is playing at 1.5x speed and there is no pause button. Where did all the time go? And what happened to those New Year’s Resolutions…? I don’t know about you but it seems…
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The Peak Performance Insider: How To Kill Stress With Constructive Hobbies, The Japanese Superfood You Need To Start Eating, And My Observations On Alcohol

Estimated read time: 5 minutes Everyone knows me as “the fitness guy” but my first love was actually the piano. I’ve been playing since I was 8 years old and still practice almost every day. When I was young I hated reading music so I rarely practiced what I was supposed to. But I just…
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The Peak Performance Insider: The Link Between Nature And Stress Relief, Why Consistency Is The Key To Longevity, And The Japanese Superfood You Need More Of

Estimated read time: 4 minutes I’ve lived in Japan for 14 years and I’m still fascinated by this country. The food, language, and people here are like nowhere else on Earth. I’ve learned about health, minimalism, meditation, longevity, and the power of daily routine. So thanks for joining me on this journey of discovery and…
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The Peak Performance Insider: Why Preparation Is So Important And How Using Your Phone In The Morning Is Derailing Your Day

Estimated read time: 4 minutes No one does everything in their schedule. Not you, not me, and not even that person who looks like they’re on top of everything. But failing to plan almost guarantees that you will not accomplish your goals. So don’t just make New Year’s Resolutions. Write down your goals, schedule desired…
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Peak Performance Insider: Why sleep is a pillar of peak performance and how you can get even more of it

Estimated read time: 3 minutes This issue of the ​Peak Performance Insider​ is brought to you by ​MH Health Coaching.​ We help entrepreneurs and busy professionals get lean, boost energy, and build healthy bodies. We have 4 private coaching spots left for December, so if you’re a high-performer with a busy schedule looking to get…
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Peak Performance Insider: Why exercise is the ultimate weapon against stress and how to bank calories for the weekend

Estimated read time: 5 minutes My mission is to give people the best tools possible to achieve better health and fitness. I’ve shared thousands of copies my free ebook to help people on their journey to that end. So if you’re on that journey and would like some guidance, ​take a look at my free…
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Peak Performance Insider: How I would lose 15 pounds before 2024 and why you need to test your blood

Estimated read time: 4 minutes This issue of the ​Peak Performance Insider is brought to you by ​MH Health Coaching.​ We help entrepreneurs and busy professionals get lean, boost energy, and build healthy bodies. We have 2 private coaching spots left for November, so if you’re a high-performer with a busy schedule looking to get…
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Peak Performance Insider: How to master stress one step at a time and the ancient art of hara hachi bun me (腹八分目)

Estimated read time: 3 minutes Let me start by saying thank you for all the great feedback you’ve given me about this newsletter. It’s been helpful hearing your thoughts on the name, content, design, timing, and more. This publication is a work in progress and I deeply appreciate you reading and sharing your thoughts. I…
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Peak Performance Insider: The law of chocolate chip cookies, how to form habits that last, and everything you need to know about weight loss

Estimated read time: 5 minutes This issue of the ​Peak Performance Insider is brought to you by ​MH Health Coaching.​ We help entrepreneurs and busy professionals get lean, boost energy, and build healthy bodies. We have 4 private coaching spots left for November, so if you’re a high-performer with a busy schedule looking to get…
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