Category Archives: Mind, Body & Inspiration

McVictim – to eat or not to eat?

NLP Whatever Life Throws Grasshopper of Power

Travelling recently I came across the following article in the LA Times by David Gratzer which I thought was fascinating and a great example of the NLP principle Cause and Effect at work. The story, entitled Weighing up the causes ….

The mind and body act as one system

The Mind and Body Act as One System - whatever life throws

Well as you know, Neil and I decided that our presupposition of the moment, and rather appropriately timed post New Year, was to be ‘The Mind and Body Act as One System’. We’d both recognised that we’d been a little ….

A TOTE is for Life, not just for New Year

New Years TOTE Whatever Life Throws NLP Presuppositions blog

Happy New Year. We hope you had a wonderful festive break and are as excited as we are about the adventures ahead in 2012. I must confess I love the freshness of a New Year; it’s almost as if the ….

An Adults Guide to Surviving Christmas Revisited….

Whatever Life Throws Christmas Blog

Well, as the sun rises on another Christmas Eve, it’s time for us to continue with our really useful guide for surviving (ne thriving) the festive season. In the purist spirit of the WHATEVER LIFE THROWS ethos, we’d ask you ….

The Guilt Trip (thanks to Derren Brown)

NLP Whatever Life Throws the guilt trap blog derren brown

I know I’m a little behind the times, but I’ve just watched Derren Brown: The Guilt Trip on our Sky box. The whole premise of the show, for those who didn’t get a chance to see it, was to take ….

The Attitude of Weight Loss

NLP Whatever Life Throws Diet

By now you’ve probably come to realise that our approach is holistic and that we try to make personal and professional change as effortless as possible. Of course as coaches, there are times when we need to shake it up ….

Shocking in Lavender

Whatever Life Throws Lavender Oil

I had a bit of a shock this week; nothing major, but enough to rattle my stress response and leave me with stress hormones whizzing through my system. The details are irrelevant; like so many of these things the threat ….

Your Secret Energy Source

Electric Eels

As you may know in addition to all the training work we do here at WHATEVER LIFE THROWS we do quite a bit of one-on-one coaching – both corporate and personal. What has always interested me are the themes that ….

Feeling Pretty Darn Special (TV special in fact)

Whatever Life Throws TV special

Hello you beautiful amazing person, thanks for stopping by. Wow you’re looking lovely? There’s something really special about your energy today if I may say so – warm, loving and deliciously curious. No please, don’t just ignore my compliments thinking ….

Stress: the goat lurking in the bushes!

stressed goat for Whatever Life Throws blog

Walking home from the WHATEVER LIFE THROWS office with Andy a couple of nights ago I became aware of how many stress chemicals seemed to be coursing through my system and the reaction they were having on my body and ….