My doors are finally opened! But before I forget, last post I told you about my excellent driving skills and hitting a curb. I forgot to give a big shout-out to the guy who helped get my vehicle to the repair shop. If you are ever in need of a tow from an honest tow […]

One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Treasure

OK, so I’m getting close to opening the school. I signed the lease and now the build out phase starts. I got all my contractors in place (framing, drywall, plumber, electrician, etc.) and now I just have get them all scheduled and started. This first space is my temporary space so I don’t want to […]


OK – so my first big obstacle. Not necessarily the fact that I hit a curb and had to get my tires straightened out. Big shout out to Colorado Springs Car Repair who was able to get me straight (literally) in only an hour and ½. But one of the consistent issues when there is […]

Hi Everyone! I’m Chris.

I’m a martial arts bum – well kinda’. I grew up in Michigan in a poor family. My father was an alcoholic, and my mother was the classic abused wife who wouldn’t leave her abuser. My dad was great when he was drunk, but mean sober so you can imagine how challenging my household was […]