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Let me ask you a question. When in your LIFE were you most scared? Was it as a kid when you thought the boogie-man lived under your bed? Was it when you entered into middle-school or high-school and you were nervous about the “upperclassmen”? Or was it when you left to go to college and start out on your own…

2019 “TD Inspired” Gift Guide

Ho Ho Ho…Merry Fitness and a Happy New Rear! Santa Claus came to Fitness Quest 10 the other day to reveal his top health & fitness Christmas gifts that will be sure to WOW your loved ones. You just have to see these… I hope you have an incredible holiday season. Whether you are celebrating Hanukkah or Christmas, enjoy the…

2019 Speaking Schedule

I am so excited to start to focus on writing & strategy work for 2019. I have started my STRATEGY work for the New Year the earlier than ever. And that excites me!! One of the things I have also been able to confirm in the last few weeks are some of my early 2019 speaking gigs. Whether you are…

TD’s November Bucket List

TD’s November Bucket List Watch “STRONG” on Netflix. I told myself before surgery I was going to watch this anyway. Can’t wait to watch the “Comeback” episode on STRONG #6! Read or re-read 5 books in November. Yes, reading inspirational books moves my soul. I’m finishing “Overcomer” by Pastor David Jeremiah now and have already started the classic book “The…

Knee Surgery Update

Thank you. Thank you for all your messages, comments, DM’s, and emails over the past few days since I had knee surgery on Tuesday. I have been inundated with love and prayers and it really has helped. Thank you!!! I shared on Tuesday that my partial knee replacement was a long-time coming. It was 11-years in the making and I’m…

Iron Sharpens Iron

It’s funny how the universe works. I’m just about a week away from major knee surgery and my MIND-set and SOUL-set have never been stronger. My body may be in pain but that’s about to change. And that is GOOD! Interesting enough, I’ve had more new, unique speaking opportunities over the last few months than ever before. And the cool…

A Champion Mindset!

What does it take to be a champion? Whether it be league title in junior high or high school, a conference championship in college, or a Super Bowl, World Series, Olympic Gold, or a world title in fighting…the ingredients are the same. Here are some of the key ingredients to be a CHAMPION: Crazy HARD WORK. Just when you think…

God, Rocky, and Drew Brees?

I’m writing this post up where I do some of my best writing…up on a “35,000-foot spa retreat.” I’m on a Southwest Airlines flight from New Orleans to San Diego pondering the last few days and reflecting on Drew Brees’ amazing record-setting performance Monday night as he eclipsed the NFL All-Time Career Passing Yards in a Career (71,940 yards). WOW!…

Laugh, Cry, Think!

“You have to laugh, you have to think, and you have to cry. If you do that every single day, you’ll have something special.”—Jim Valvano I shared in my MindRight Maniac episode #9 about the “Big Decision” I am in the midst of making regarding my knee and a potential partial knee-replacement. That decision alone is making me “laugh, cry,…

Big Decision Looming

Have you ever noticed that when something “big” happens in your life, it typically is followed by something that humbles you really quick? Or if you hit a “low,” there is something typically “big” looming right around the corner. You gotta keep the faith! Life has its way of balancing you out and making sure you stay grounded. Recently, I…