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Varför kroppen?

Det finns ett sätt att leva livet som fungerar väldigt väl, och det finns sätt som inte fungerar väl.

Vad är det som har mest potential att påverka ditt välmående?

Som jag har nämnt förut är jag mycket inne på de här universala sanningarna.

En av de är det följande:

Det som är närmast dig mest ofta är det som har mest potential att påverka ditt välmående.

Att satsa på de sakerna som har mest potential att påverka ditt välmående är ett test av tro: finns det någonting som kan påverka mig mer än vad någonting annat kan?

Hur nära dig är dina kläder? De är rätt nära, men finns det någonting närmare, som påverkar dig mer intensivt?

Har mat mycket potential att påverka ditt välmående?

Sist, finns det någonting närmare dig än din kropp? Din hjärna(dina tankar)? Finns det någonting ännu närmare?

Det finns definitiv saker längre ifrån dig som du inte är i kontakt med lika ofta som kroppen, hjärnan och..... 

Satsar du mycket på det som har potential att påverka ditt välmående eller är du snarare ute på kanten med ifrågasättbara metoder?

Vad skulle du göra om du ville må som bäst? Ditt mål är att må som bäst generellt, inte att må som bäst medan du gör....


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The Perfect Butt

This subject contains within it one of my pet peeves: people searching endlessly for the right exercise to build their butts.

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This brings me to my first point: make all of your leg exercises more glute dominant by plugging of some of your energy leaks.
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