Inspirational quote: On Forgiveness

Waiting for someone to repent before we forgive is to surrender our future to the person who wronged us. Lewis Smedes (from https://thisdaysthought.org/ ) https://positivepsychology.com/forgiveness-benefits/ Many of us trip over this one. The main thing to remember is we are doing this for ourselves, not for the other person. Some situations are obvious. I've carried … Continue reading Inspirational quote: On Forgiveness

Mindfulness, Courtesy, and Kindness

Courtesy stems from mindfulness. Only through being mindful can we more readily take advantage of the endless opportunities to engage others courteously. The true test of courtesy is how we connect and engage when we don’t necessarily get the response we are looking for or when things don’t go exactly as planned -Orly Wahba (https://www.lifevestinside.com/). … Continue reading Mindfulness, Courtesy, and Kindness

Italic.com: Interesting Site for Athletic Clothing and Accessories

I get a lot of marketing inquiries from websites about their products or services. I ignore them unless I think they offer something relevant to my target readers: information or inspiration about healthy aging. But I thought athletic clothing and accessories would be relevant to my readers so I took a look at Italic.com. They … Continue reading Italic.com: Interesting Site for Athletic Clothing and Accessories

Vision Zero For Active Transportation

Many cities recognize the need for drastically reducing the number of fatalities caused by motor vehicles, either in collisions with other vehicles, or with "vulnerable road users" such as pedestrians and bicyclists. "Vision Zero" is the term for this, originating in Sweden in the 1990s and gaining momentum in Europe and now the US. In … Continue reading Vision Zero For Active Transportation