Category: education

Leisure’s Role in #Breast #Cancer Awareness Month

Leisure's-Role-Breast-cancer-awareness

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I am sharing an older post from two years ago. Unless you live under a rock, you know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Do you know someone: a friend, colleague or family member who has…

Dog Days of Summer: Recognizing Canine Parvo-Virus

Recognizing canine parvo-virus in your dog

This post is intended to educate dog owners about the serious and sometimes fatal threat of canine parvo-virus. Many of you have “met” my pup Brodie, a purebred Boykin Spaniel. If not, feel free to read about it in Me and My Aero: For…

Reconnecting with My High School Teacher

Meeting my high school teacher 38 years later

Who was your favorite high school teacher? Mine was Mrs. Myrra Lee, of Helix High School in La Mesa, California, a suburb of San Diego. Through an odd, but emotional set of circumstances, I discovered Mrs. Lee  was celebrating her 90th birthday in San…

Are Challenges Beneath You?

Experiential Education allows students to attempt challenges and face their fears.

Teaching at a university certainly gives me interesting perspectives. Recently, as part of one of my classes in the recreation and parks major, we got to spend the day team-building and climbing. On our university campus, Peak Adventures Challenge Center offers a high-ropes course,…

Leisure is a State of Mind

College students blow bubbles as an expression of spontaneous play in their Leisure Lifestyle development course.

Have you ever tried to define the word “leisure?” Does it manifest as a recreational activity, a wonderful cruise, or a spiritual experience in communing with nature? If you answered yes to any and all, you would be correct. The definition of leisure is…

Stingers Up for Thursday Doors

Stingers Doors. Sacramento State University doors to gym. Hornets are the teams' mascot.

As a “part-time professor” I get to enjoy the fresh air walking around campus at Sacramento State University. Now that I have discovered Norm 2.0’s Thursday Doors feature, I actually look for doors to photograph! As I walked around campus during my last week…

Under Construction

Late-Summer-cone-flowers

If we were having coffee today, I would wish you a happy Labor Day weekend and toast the holiday with a nice Colombian medium roast. I can offer you a variety of teas if you prefer. Labor Day, observed as a national holiday on…

Yard and Pond

Waking Up My Soul

Stephen Kelly Creative

Live ... From San Francisco, CA!

Proscenium

Taking One Frame at a Time

Eyes to Heart

What I've seen ... How it makes me feel ...

The Militant Negro™

Social Justice. Cuisine. The Arts. Ideas. Opinions. Facts. Truth.

BoomingOn

Life after working

Together We Play

Bringing the magic of play to communities.

LIVING WITH MY ANCESTORS

PHOTOGRAPHY, FAMILY HISTORY and LIFE IN GENERAL

nowathome

Love life! Sharing and caring!

Living Our Days

Gaining a heart of wisdom

Terry's Desk

Writing and Photography

All The Shoes I Wear

Writing Down The Bones

iScriblr

Life hacks, fashion and beauty tips, celebrity updates, health gyan and profuse knowledge about everything and anything under the sun!

Mostly Blogging

Practical solutions and established strategies to improve your blog. Suggestions that will make a difference.

%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this: