Walking for Happiness

Walking for Happiness

“We’re walking. We’re walking.” We were walking through the Coliseum in Rome, Italy and a tour guide passed us, hand held high in the air, her tour peeps somewhere behind her, some slowing to gaze about them, some dawdling, some fully stopping...
When We Create Our Own Ageism

When We Create Our Own Ageism

I went to lift my bike down from its hook the other day and I heard myself tell myself, “Oh, I must get some help with that.” I’ve been lifting my bikes up and down from hooks my entire life, so I wondered where this new thought came from. I...
Looking Back to Be Here Now

Looking Back to Be Here Now

Give me a task, or let me think of one myself and I can make most anything happen. I love to backwards plan, finding a goal and then taking the necessary steps to reach the goal. I’m not afraid of failing because failing is just an opportunity to improve. I can...
Shocked at What We Saw On the Beach

Shocked at What We Saw On the Beach

Wide-Eyed, We Stared at the Scene in Front of Us We checked into an oceanfront hotel in Ocean Shores, Washington, a room with an ocean view and a balcony. We’ve been to beaches a hundred times and more, but not this beach, so we were a little surprised when we arrived...