Posts by category: Life In General

What’s your Real Life Social Aura?

What’s your Real Life Social Aura?

Mornings around my house are usually hectic to say the least. With two little kids and a wife that needs to leave for work early, efficiency is the name of the game. Throw today’s snow storm into the mix and you have a pretty busy start to the day. To

The Bedroom Dash

The Bedroom Dash

You fix the covers, lean in for a kiss then slowly step back away from the bed. Turning, you mimic a church mouse trying to scurry across the room towards the door. The whole way your heart is beating like a bass drum while the stress makes the blood pound

Does Having an Evil Laugh Make you a Villian?

Does Having an Evil Laugh Make you a Villian?

A friend of mine recently asked whether a child with an evil laugh is destined to become a future villain. To be honest the question caught me off guard.  Does having the trademark “Bwa-ha-ha” laugh instantly mark you as a future evil-doer or do villains acquire their laughs simply as

ChrisNewald.com Is Moving

ChrisNewald.com Is Moving

After a considerable amount of thought I’ve decided to move ChrisNewald.com. I’ve always debated using a self-branded domain and after some lengthy discussions with friends, family, strangers on the street and that guy whose name I can never remember, I finally chose to make the jump to something a bit

Can an iPad Make You Skinny?

Can an iPad Make You Skinny?

This is one of those fluff pieces that I just needed to get off of my chest. For those of you who don’t know me I’m a bit of a pacer. I like to get up and walk around the room when thinking, talking on the phone or trying to

The Being Yourself Debate

The Being Yourself Debate

I’ve come across a whole slew of articles around the topic of “being yourself”.  They range from blogging, to running an online business, interacting on social networks and pretty much anything in life for that matter.  The problem is that there is no general consensus of whether “being yourself” is