Spending time with our precious family

Wishing for More Time with Elderly Loved Ones

I recently led a discussion with my university students on the subject of aging and leisure and the physical and mental effects of aging on our bodies and on our society. When we age, of course our bodies naturally slow down. My students took a short, online assessment “How Long Will I Live?”  and had to…

Sailing Lessons

Weekend Squared Coffee Share

If we were having coffee, I would share that my last two weeks were very eventful! But first, let me get you a nice cup of coffee or tea. I think I’ll have a caramel macchiato today. After a crazy weekend of watching a windsurfing competition and exhibition I felt exhausted. I didn’t really even…

Fathers-Day-collage

Happy Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day to all the amazing, hard-working, long-suffering dads, grandfathers, uncles, brothers, nephews, and single moms, too! May your day be filled with fun, relaxation and the leisure activity of YOUR choice! Today, we will not be having coffee at our usual “weekend coffee share” because I am spending the day with my dad!…