My friend Luke killed himself yesterday.

Posted by on Jun 25, 2019 in Blog | No Comments

Before I talk specifically about Luke and the great memories I have of him I feel the need to address the mental health crisis. I think it’s pretty clear to most people that we have an issue with how mental health is handled. When someone takes their own life it becomes very easy to beat […]

Every Hand from the Play Every Hand Challenge at Harrah’s Atlantic City

Posted by on Jun 21, 2019 in Blog | No Comments

I played a $1/$2 NL session at Harrah’s Atlantic City for the Play Every Hand Challenge on my YouTube channel. Here is a link to the video: I played 60 hands total. For the challenge I must voluntarily put money in the pot unless there is a 3 bet or an all-in before it gets […]

Every Hand from the Play Every Hand Challenge at Horseshoe Hammond

Posted by on Jun 8, 2019 in Blog | No Comments

I played a $1/$2 NL session at the Horseshoe Hammond for the Play Every Hand challenge on my YouTube channel. Here is the link to the video: https://youtu.be/D5DGgaDQhXE I played 24 hands total. For the challenge I must voluntarily put money in the pot unless there is a 3 bet or an all-in before it […]

What I’ve learned about Balancing Poker and Family

Posted by on Feb 18, 2019 in Blog, Poker | No Comments

When we were down in the Bahamas in the beginning of January, I did an interview with Lance Bradley, President and Editor in Chief of Pocketfives.com, where he asked me something to the tune of “How do you balance everything you have going on between poker, parenting and the streaming/creating content?” I don’t remember exactly […]

Life is Beautiful Part 4

Posted by on Feb 10, 2019 in Life is Beautiful | No Comments

Life is Beautiful even when it feels like it might not be. When grief and loss and sadness hit you, Life is still Beautiful. One of my favorite visualizations that I love from the Headspace app is the idea of the blue sky. Watch this very short 1 minute clip for an explanation of the […]

Life is Beautiful Part 3

Posted by on Jan 20, 2019 in Life is Beautiful | No Comments

Life is Beautiful because the world is so big and there is always something new to explore. You don’t have to travel around the world to see the beauty, a lot of times there are amazing things right in front of you.  Life is Beautiful because you can make the choice to have a positive […]

Life is Beautiful Part 2

Posted by on Jan 13, 2019 in Life is Beautiful | No Comments

Click here to read part 1 of this series. Life is Beautiful because you can become a different person than you were yesterday or last month or a year ago or ten years ago. When you are young you always hear people say things about how you “will see how it is when you are […]

Life is Beautiful

Posted by on Jan 6, 2019 in Life is Beautiful | No Comments

I started my vlog on YouTube a few months back because of a competition offered up by fellow poker pros Jeff Gross and Andrew Neeme. We had to film 5 vlogs in 5 weeks with a different predetermined topic each week. During week 3 we were asked to interview someone who had been with us […]

Why are we all so STRESSED?

Posted by on Apr 9, 2018 in Blog | No Comments

If you took the time to click through to read this, the word “stressed” was more than likely what caught your attention. Stress has been around forever but it feels like now more than ever the word stress is defining how an entire generation of people feel. What exactly is stress and why does it […]

Two Easy Steps to Making Big Changes in Your Life

Posted by on Mar 26, 2018 in Blog | No Comments

There are two very easy steps you can take to make big changes in your life. Show up and be present. Show up and be present. It sounds so much easier than it is. When it comes to anything we want to do in life the simple act of showing up and getting started seems […]