Pumpkins anyone?

Pumpkins anyone?

Tis Pumpkin Season! My favorite time of year. With the days becoming shorter, cooler and the moon more intense, there is a feeling of change. Although I have to admit that - I do not miss leaf raking , I...Read More
Swimming thoughts: Good-bye PV … Hello Santa Barbara

Swimming thoughts: Good-bye PV … Hello Santa Barbara

As I say "good-bye" to the midwest, I reflect on my favorite swimming places and the people who I have met over the years. On Sunday, I was able to visit Prairie Village Pool, one of the best 50 meter...Read More
Mother’s Day Reflection

Mother’s Day Reflection

This has been an earth changing day with much reflection. Being a mother gives one a feeling of the ongoing continuation of life from generation to generation. I felt this today. I was able to briefly talk to my elderly mother....Read More
Hungry Planet Photos – check this out!

Hungry Planet Photos – check this out!

I have been familiar with Peter Menzel's anatomy photos.  I was only recently introduced to his series of photos called "Hungry Planet". Where have I been? http://menzelphoto.photoshelter.com/gallery/Hungry-Planet-Family-Food-Portraits/G0000zmgWvU6SiKM/C0000k7JgEHhEq0w What this series somewhat indicates is the variety of food consumed by different families world...Read More
EWG shows us the way!

EWG shows us the way!

I love this video!!! EWG Verified Raises the Bar Although this ad is humorous, EWG brings up a good point - do we really challenge ourselves in our health goals? Or do we take the easy road? I have been using the EWG...Read More