Tagged as: Mississauga personal trainer

The Cost of Freedom: Responsibility

 Freedom and Responsibility How you need to take responsibility to have real freedom “Look what THEY did to ME!!!” An old girlfriend recently shared with me a letter that…

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A Workout for Those Who Don’t Have Time to Work Out

TRX Basic 5 Minute Routine

 TRX Basic 5 Minute Routine A Workout for Those Who Don’t Have Time to Work Out You Need to Work Out I don’t think I need to convince anyone…

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Do You Know How to Pat Yourself on the Back?

Discounting the positives

 Discounting the Positives Do you tend to only see the”bad” things you do? Are you unable to see the positive contributions you make to society? You may be engaging…

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STOP USING LABELS

Depression Series 8 Labelling

 Depression Series 8 Labelling How to effectively deal with the cognitive distortion of labelling   Do you “Do You Call Yourself Nasty Names?” “We are our own worst critics.”…

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It’s Gonna Be Baaaaaaaad…

How to deal with the Cognitive Distortion of "Jumping to Conclusions"

 Depression 7 Jumping to Conclusions How to deal with the Cognitive Distortion of “Jumping to Conclusions”   Do you “Jump to Conclusions?” I’ve been guilty of “Jumping to Conclusions”…

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MODA PILLAR #2: Belief in a Better Me

Belief in a Better Me

                                                Belief in a Better Me   Today is the second blog in a series on Tony Vassallo’s “9 Pillars of Permanent Weight Loss.” Tony is the creator of MODA…

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MODA PILLAR #1: SURRENDER

MODA PILLAR #1: SURRENDER

Surrender “I Unconditionally Yield to Change” This is the first in a 9-blog series on Tony Vassallo’s “9 Pillars of Permanent Weight Loss.”  You can check his website out here: www.ModaNutrition.com….

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THE “MAN ON A NUTRITION MISSION”!

                           The 9 Pillars of Permanent Weight Loss For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Mike MacKinnon.  I’m a personal trainer in Mississauga and the GTA,…

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IF YOU CLING TOO TIGHTLY

Personal training in Mississauga

                                          Don’t Cling Too Tightly   “IF YOU CLING TOO TIGHTLY… …you’re gonna lose control.” •38 Special, “Hold on Loosely”   A song from my Middle School days, by a…

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SELF-CARE

self care

                                                      Self Care The other day I blogged on Self-Centeredness, and was asked a very good question in response: to describe the difference between self-care and self-centeredness. The asker wanted…

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