Monthly Blog Updates

Learning Something New is Like Being a Baby All Over Again

Learning Something New is Like Being a Baby All Over Again

Learning something new, like a martial art, language, how to paint, it's like we become a new born again. This blog post compares each stage of learning something new to stages of childhood developemnt.

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Three Lessons Learned While Participating in Global Grappling Day

Three Lessons Learned While Participating in Global Grappling Day

We participated in the Global Grappling Day through Tap Cancer Out, and here are three things we learned!

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The Power Of "Martial Arts Elf on the Desk"

The Power Of "Martial Arts Elf on the Desk"

Meet our Elves on the Desk, Ichiban Sensei and Takiyama San and what we learned from them.

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Celebrating Women BJJ Business Owners! Nov 2021

Celebrating Women BJJ Business Owners! Nov 2021

As I always say, I want to celebrate you here on my blog. I don't like to be in the spotlight and I tire of talking about myself. Recently I posted to IG and to the Women's Grappling Network asking for ladies to fill out a form if they own a BJJ business and if they wanted to be featured on my blog for November. Some of these awesome ladies signed up and shared their details! Thank you ladies so much! Be sure to check them all out. Please note, the sales are subject to change. Check out their websites for more...

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Covid/Hurricanes/Seminar/Great Pumpkin Hunt - Sept/Oct 2021

Covid/Hurricanes/Seminar/Great Pumpkin Hunt - Sept/Oct 2021

Hey everyone! Sorry for skipping September. Back in August, towards the end of the month, we got to experience Covid as a family. Just as we were recovering, a major hurricane hit our area. We were far enough north to not get much damage, but please keep folks in the southern portions of Louisiana in your prayers. Many are still without homes and the destruction is just amazing. Rest of September past quickly, and then we got to go to Texas to visit the Carlos Machado Affiliate Training weekend earlier this month! I’ve always wanted to do one of these,...

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