Week 8: Oh the irony…

Posted in: behavior change, human behavior, life, weight loss- Feb 06, 2014 Comments Off on Week 8: Oh the irony…

Well hi folks! Thanks for stopping by. I’ve always thought the universe had a good sense of humor (<<it’s totally winking) so I’m not overly shocked that the very thing I am doing to become healthier is actually making me sick. Eeyup, turns out my liver is not happy with shakes, soups, and bars (frankly, I […]

Week 6: Heavy

Posted in: behavior change, human behavior, life, weight loss- Jan 22, 2014 Comments Off on Week 6: Heavy

It’s been a tough week. On this scale, I’m at about 5. I’ve been dealing with stronger cravings and although I said this diet is more about behavior change than weight loss, I think last week’s less than gratifying loss made this week harder. Without that “high” of losing weight, it’s hard to remember why […]

From Om to Arg

Posted in: behavior change, habit design, health, human behavior, life, neuroscience, weight loss- Dec 13, 2013 1 Comment

Day 3 Yesterday I was full of insights and zen. Totally. I realized that having made the choice to not eat or drink anything (other than the shakes, water, and the occasional diet soda) makes it really easy for me to see cravings as they come, not react to them (because that’s not an option), […]

Chipotle creates a beautiful piece in defense of sustainable farming

Posted in: behavior change- Sep 01, 2011 Comments Off on Chipotle creates a beautiful piece in defense of sustainable farming

Bravo Chipotle! Beautifully rendered animation about returning to sustainable farming set to Willie Nelson’s cover of Coldplays’s “The Scientist”.

Gamasutra – Features – The Top 10 Weird Children Of Video Games and Neuroscience

Posted in: science- Aug 26, 2011 Comments Off on Gamasutra – Features – The Top 10 Weird Children Of Video Games and Neuroscience

  [Plenty of studies are being done which examine the effect gaming has on the brain, and independent developer and former neuroscience researcher Erin Robinson takes a look at ten particularly interesting studies to see what they can teach us. You can follow Erin’s work at Livelyivy.com, or on Twitter @Livelyivy.] via Gamasutra – Features […]

Wearable Technology

Posted in: technology- Aug 18, 2011 Comments Off on Wearable Technology

New tech from WIMM Labs could embed itself into tiny devices that you take with you everywhere you go. What task do you need at hand? The possibilities are endless. Read on! Wearable Technology Should Be Simpler. Here Are Eight Ideas | Co. Design.