Category Archives: Musings

Goals for the rest of 2017


Training Goals Outcome Goals Shoulder Mobility – To be able to grip my hands behind my back By January 1st Do 10 Turkish Get Ups with 8kg weight by January 1st MMA – Have an effective standing & guard guillotine … Continue reading

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What is Kundalini Yoga?


wow! Mind blown! I feel like I’ve isolated myself quite a bit from ‘mainstream’ people already – always talking about Buddhism, Stoicism, Ram Dass, DMT, frontal lobe Vs Limbic sytem etc. I think it’s fair nice to say that most … Continue reading

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Infographic – Beginner’s Guide to Photography


I was learning about photography and got a bit carried away and made an infographic:   So if you’re looking to do photography for an MMA or martial arts event you will probably want A fast shutter speed to freeze … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu


I must admit that I have been a little cynical of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) in recent years but realise that I’ve been a bit of a bellend – projecting my own insecurities onto it. For example, blaming the cost … Continue reading

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Joe Rogan Experience with Alex Jones


Eddie Bravo was on this podcast too:   Alex Jones is a commentator on politics and is regarded as a conspiracy theorist. He has a growing following after some of his theories have turned out to be true. He is … Continue reading

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Psilocybin for Depression & Anxiety


Psychedelics & Mental Health Psilocybin is found in ‘magic mushrooms’ Disclaimer – eating the wrong mushrooms can kill you! Research from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine demonstrated that people showed a long term positive increase in mood after a controlled … Continue reading

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Journaling Gratitude for Wellbeing & Mental Health


Wee video I made:   Gratitude Choose 3 things that you’re grateful for each day, and express why and how happy it makes you feel. For example: “It is awesome that I don’t have to pay for parking at work, … Continue reading

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