Mi Sento a Casa

People have asked why I go back to the same place – Tuscany – rather than going somewhere new. My response has always been that it is because I enjoy it there so much! I feel [...]

Authentic Enthusiasm

This photo is from Italy, a place I visit as often as possible. My spirit is renewed there. As I approach my 62nd birthday, I am off to this familiar place of renewal to see friends; to enjoy the [...]

A Narrow Spot

Why is it that we think we can stay in one place and get comfortable? It is once again time to face the reality that life is constantly changing – no thing or person is permanent. If life [...]

How Profound Can a 4 Year Old Be?

It sometimes happens that in the midst of a challenging moment, something profound is said or done. I recently had the pleasure/challenge of caring for my 2 grandchildren for 3 weeks. Amy is 6 [...]

I Have Been Invited!

I have been invited to participate in the 2011 Annual Conference of the American Society on Aging. I will be part of a panel on “Staying Healthy and Keeping Fit.” The event will be held in San [...]