Play, Playfulness, Wonder and Whimsy

Embracing a Playful Life: An Interview with Paige Hankla

What if all of us could live a more playful life? I believe we can. This week I got to interview my friend Paige. I met Paige years ago and knew instantly I wanted to get to know her better. She has mastered the art of embracing a playful life. Paige is the mastermind and… Continue reading Embracing a Playful Life: An Interview with Paige Hankla

Playful Exercise, Playfulness

I Played in the Snow This Morning! (The Art of Playfulness)

I have discovered (or rediscovered) the art of playfulness in the last decade, and it has helped me tremendously. This morning is a good example of that. My Mini Snow Adventure¬† Last night we got several inches of snow, and it is cold out this morning! In the past, I have loved looking at the… Continue reading I Played in the Snow This Morning! (The Art of Playfulness)

Exercise, Exercising with a disability, Paraplegics and exercise, Play, Playful Exercise, Playfulness, Resilience, Wonder and Whimsy

Playful Lessons I Learned from My Mom: Paraplegia, Pandemics, and Play

If you have been following my blog for a while, you might remember a post I wrote about my mom that was about paraplegia and swimming. You can read that post here. My mom is a paraplegic and has been in a wheelchair for over fifty years as a result of injuries she sustained in… Continue reading Playful Lessons I Learned from My Mom: Paraplegia, Pandemics, and Play