But you can't talk about hip hop without giving props to the originators who started it all: hip hop DJs.
Graffiti … street art … tagging … guerrilla art …
There are many names for it, but when you're talking about graphic art in public spaces, it all comes from the same roots: a core human need for free expression.
Here’s what you need to know about graffiti and why it’s such a powerful art form … [Continue reading]
There's an old saying you've probably heard before: "Good guys finish last."
The theory is that good guys never win, because they’re not ruthless enough. The get stepped on, because they’re “too nice.”
Well, guess what … it's a myth and a total fallacy.
Here’s why. [Continue reading …]
By age 6, Amaya had already discovered a love for dance and gymnastics.
But only a few years later, here hopes were crushed by a debilitating physical condition.
Read the incredible story of how she has pushed through the pain to become a competitive, gold-medal gymnast … [continue reading]
We are proudly adding an additional intervention help link to our website for individuals and families who are looking for assistance on their road to recovery. We have received many inquires about providing such a resource, and we are happy to recommend board-certified interventionist, James "Jim" Reidy. [Continue reading…]
As a kid, you were taught how to "get good" at something with three simple words of advice…
"Practice makes perfect."
It wasn't bad advice. But really, it wasn't totally accurate, either.
Something incredible happened on a cold night in February 2013 …
Here's advice most people won't tell you …
If you're not creating discomfort in your life, then you are totally missing the boat … [continue reading…]
How do you conquer the unimaginable when you already feel defeated?
How do you "go big" when you're too busy with your job ... your kids … your life?
Let's be clear about this …
Doing something amazing is hard! When you set your goals high, you're always going to stumble … [Continue reading this post]
Get ready. A BIG update to our collection is on the way, and we're already rolling it out ... [continue reading this post >>]
B-boys, b-girls, poppers, lockers, krumpers ... Chances are you've seen their moves, but do you know what they're called or where they came from?
What's the difference between street dance styles like popping, locking and breaking—and why does it matter?
You don't have to be a dance expert to recognize the moves. Here are some of the most common street dance styles and what they look like: ... [continue reading this post >>]