The Accountability Podcast #6

  Jon and I are back for the sixth week of publicly holding each other accountable. The pressure is mounting! Thankfully, we have each other, and more importantly, we have each others’ smooth voices singing: And this CLASSIC from Five Man Electrical Band: As I told Jon, I’ve always had this dream/fantasy of bringing a …

Friday Frolic!

  Survivor? The Cure? Rocky Balboa? Yes, please!  Come join us for a little Friday Frolic as we discuss the greatness of Sylvester Stallone and how he singlehandedly launched Survivor into super stardom, while simultaneously crushing Joe Esposito’s dreams. We also talk a little Arnold Schwarzenegger, Spartan race, and the freedoms you will find on …

Am I Living a Life That Justifies Being Afraid to Die?

My wife’s 104-year old granddad passed away in his sleep over the weekend. Up until the last few months, he was still driving and still working out every day. He lived as full of a life as just about anybody in the history of mankind. We should all be so lucky. At 104 years old, …

The Accountability Call Podcast #5

  Episode 5 of the Accountability Call is in the books. We even created an open for the show! Jon and I are thankful for all the comments and feedback we’ve received so far! Please keep it comin’! Per usual, our episode starts with some music: As Jon points out, Night Ranger may be a …

Priorities vs. Responsibilites

Recently, I’ve been sitting down on Monday mornings and mapping out my week. I bust out a 5×7 index card and write the days of the week across the top. I then plug in the responsibilities I can think of for the entire week. Classes to teach, Little League games to coach, swim lessons in …

Saturday Saunter Podcast

  After a stirring rendition of “Solsbury Hill”, Jon and I check in with each other briefly to discuss Mother’s Day weekend. Jon and his boys will be making brunch for the moms in their lives, while I’ll be dragging the moms in my life to the Giants game! We talk about the difference between …

My Daily Practice: One Year Later

Exactly one year ago, I started a morning routine that has become an integral part of who I am. I got the idea from a life-changing book called The Miracle Morning by Hal Elrod. One year later, I can honestly say that implementing this daily routine has been the second best decision I have ever made (the …

The Accountability Call Podcast #4

  Jon is in our nation’s capital for episode 4 of the Accountability Call Podcast. We start our conversation by talking about the challenges of traveling. Jon mentions how his first day on the East Coast is a 21-hour day. Lack of sleep and different workout routines (or none at all) can add up to …

Friday Frolic Fifteen!

  It’s Friday! Can we interest you in a smile or two? Jon and I check in for a quick 15-minute Friday Frolic. As always, a podcast with the two of us includes music: By the way, Chris was totally wrong on the title of the song! And… Check out the fist two minutes of …

The Accountability Call Podcast-Episode 3

  Episode 3 of The Accountability Podcast is in the books. Jon and Chris ask and answer important questions like: Is it okay for a 41-year old man to wear a sports team shirt for good luck? Why are some 80’s videos so bad? How awesome is it that we can deposit checks with our …