5 Metabolic Conditioning Tips from the “Father of the Kettlebell” Pavel Tsatsouline

Comrade! Follow this advice and be as strong, flexible, and fit as the Soviet special forces. Pavel Tsatsouline is Chairman of StrongFirst and widely credited with popularizing kettlebell training in the West. I had the opportunity to pose a question to Pavel on the Tim Ferriss podcast, so I asked for his advice on conditioning.Continue reading “5 Metabolic Conditioning Tips from the “Father of the Kettlebell” Pavel Tsatsouline”

Memorization for Meditation and Mindfulness

“The mind pumps out thoughts like the heart pumps out beats.” Unfortunately I can’t recall where I first ran into this comparison of the mind to the heart, but it has stuck with me. There is oft cited research by Dr. Fred Luskin of Stanford University, that on average, we have 60,000 thoughts per day.Continue reading “Memorization for Meditation and Mindfulness”