30 day reset

Things have just been off since the holidays.  Sugar, meat, gluten, over-consumption, night time binges, all making me feel just OFF. ALSO:   I fell in October, and jacked my wrist, shoulder and neck when I threw out my arm to catch myself.  I started seeing a chiropractor, 6 weeks ago, and while she is […]

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MOVE.

I was introduced to Blue Zones almost exactly one year ago.  (See HERE for more of that story.) Populations who live longer and, more importantly, live better,  move naturally. “The world’s longest-lived people don’t pump iron, run marathons or join gyms. Instead, they live in environments that constantly nudge them into moving without thinking about […]

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Bravo.

Last week, I had the opportunity to attend the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra’s “Mozart Gala.”  The venue is beautiful.  The musicians are passionate, dedicated, and  beyond talented.  And Mozart, while no Puccini, isn’t exactly a slouch. So, I’m sitting there, feeling pretty, letting the music wash over me, and out walks the guest pianist.  He […]

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Tolerate

I was recently asked, “what is one thing you tolerate in your life?” My first thought was, “well, I don’t tolerate much.”   Thinking that tolerance was a negative thing.  Meaning that I do not set aside my values in order to appease another.  Of course, I had to check the definition.  “Tolerate”, “accept”, and […]

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love

In honor of the DAY OF LOVE,   (isn’t it silly/stupid/fucked up to designate a day for love?  I feel the work of Hallmark at play)  BUT, anyway, in honor of THE day, I read a lovely essay on “love” by Henry David.  Y’all know I love me some HD.  Interestingly enough, HD never married. […]

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