Eric Santos on his book Shoot Your Shot that discusses dating in the world of social media and apps

Dating has changed dramatically over the last ten years with the advent of Instagram and Tinder. Today’s dating apps only require that users take ten seconds to look at a handful of your photos before making a decision to swipe right (hot) or left (not hot) on you. The selfie focused social media platforms of today have made what you look like more important than what you have to say. Social media has had a direct impact on the way people not only feel about themselves, but interact.

In the kitchen with Tomasz Wosiak, Executive Chef at Nashville’s Florida Georgia Line House, Jason Aldean’s, Luke’s 32 Bridge and Sun Diner

TC Restaurant Group is an innovative restaurant and hospitality business has multiple venues in Nashville, Pittsburg, and Columbus. They partner with some of the biggest stars in country music to bring world-class entertainment and dining to their customers. Whether it’s dancing on the Cruise Rooftop at FGL (Florida Georgia Line) House, hearing a world class band at Jason Aldean’s Kitchen + Rooftop Bar, getting a picture under Luke Bryan’s aerial hanging truck at Luke’s 32 Bridge, or checking out the Sun Records memorabilia at Sun Diner while enjoying the Chicken N’ Waffles, TC Restaurant Group creates true entertainment destinations and continues to revolutionize the restaurant experience.  

Juto on overcoming bullying through fitness and staying true to himself

Growing up, Juto (27) was constantly bullied; feeling alienated and helpless. By introducing fitness into his daily life through dance and strength training, he made it through to the other side with his head held high. Through finding his own path in life, he has risen above his challenges while standing out from the crowd.

BREAKAWAY DAILY: Exercise can help prevent and heal the psychological damages of bullying. How did fitness help you on your journey to overcoming bullying? 

JUTO: Fitness gave me more confidence.

Don’t worry, choose happy: Life coach Kimberly Seabrooks on living a happier life

Kimberly Seabrooks is an inspiration guru! A certified life coach, an author, a podcast host on Intellectual Chocolate and The Kimberly Kristen Experience as well as a Youtube content creator. Kimberly teaches people how to deal with everyday problems through positive energy and life skills that will carry you through each day. 

When did you know you wanted to become a life coach?

The reason why I wanted to become a life coach is because I was a person who was living my life for other people and not living my life the way I wanted to live it.

Interview with founder of Motiv-Pro, hairstylist Louie Merlot

Louie Merlot is a paragon celebrity hairdresser and stylist who believes that your hair style speaks volume of your persona and also finding the right barber who understands your style is as important as building an impressible personality. He is the founder of MOTIV-PRO, an American brand that manufactures hairdressing tools and styling products. He knows just how important hairdressing tools are for barbers to achieve great feat. The brand is famous for its uniquely designed haircombs, hair grippers, razors, blades, hair fiber, styling gel, peel off mask and capes. 

Michaël Bijker On Yoga, Breath Work and the Mind-Body Connection

Michaël Bijker has helped many people from all over the world find their true purpose in life. He has been studying the workings of the mind and body since the age of fourteen and is now dedicated to serving humanity by helping people become more awake, healthy and truly self realized beings. He is a certified 800hr YA teacher with a Yoga Therapy Certification from the Paramanand Institute of Yoga Science & Research in Indore, India. He currently lives in Portugal where he teaches yoga and meditation.

Interview with Faraz Inam on his debut novel “The Misunderstood Ally”

Inspired by real life events, The Misunderstood Ally is a geopolitical thriller novel based on the life of three characters who come from very different backgrounds. They have strong personalities and diverse opinions on the ‘War on Terror’. This is their story of triumph and tribulations. It’s a story of conflict between their biases and experiences, between their hearts and minds and eventually between their conscience and call of duty. Inspired from real life events, the characters are work of fantasy the personas they emit are real.

Dorsey Ross is following his passion against all odds

Dorsey Ross is accomplished evangelical minister and public speaker who has had to overcome many obstacles due to being born with the genetic disorder Apert Syndrome. Despite undergoing many surgeries and people assuming throughout his life that he could not succeed, Ross has beat the odds and followed his passion. In his first book, Overcomer: Discovering God’s Purpose Against All Odds (Xulon Press, 2016), he hopes to inspire others by sharing his story and encourage others to see that with God all things are possible. We talked with Dorsey in Long Island about his book, his faith, his journey and how he found his purpose.

Stray off the beaten path this fall with Blue District’s “Nature’s Realm” collection

Let yourself wander through the enchanted forest as we take a walk through Blue District’s Nature’s Realm collection. You’ll find yourself among earth tones, floral prints, lush textures and patterns inspired by nature in these whimsical and captivating pieces. From puff jackets, chunky sweaters, elegant coats, bodysuits, flowing skirts, fairy dresses, and even unique statement heels, there’s something here to dress your enchanted side. There’s magic and inspiration to be found at every turn. Ready to take a gander?

Into the woods we go…

The enchanted forest has a life of its own.