The Threshold

The start of a new year, a time to ponder the so-called “golden years” with their lure of “time” and “freedom”  There are periods when we are “loving the golden years” and periods when all we can do is shake our head and ask “why?”   A threshold connects those two states, I call it “the in-between …

The New Year – Start Your “Moais”

Moais are social groups that form in order to provide varying support for each other. In Japan “Moais” means "meeting for a common purpose" and originated from the social support groups in Okinawa.   The concept of Moais have gained contemporary attention due to the Blue Zone research popularized by Dan Buettner. According to research, Moais are considered one …