The one thing I am passionate about...
I believe a passion is most enjoyed when shared with a partner. My thoughts go to being active and staying fit, golf, cooking, anything outdoors that doesn't involve freezing temps, good wine, and great conversation. After reading a few profiles here, however, some of you are doing some cool stuff that I haven't thought of, so..... perhaps my greatest passion is yet to come!
I typically spend my leisure time
Leisure time for me will typically involve some physical activity, music, reading, and some travel and exploring. Also important to find an area to be helpful, whether a person, organization, or cause.
The most influential person in my life has been
I think the word I'm looking for is Joyful... That covers so much ground! The woman who's company I enjoy the most has made a concious decision to savor whatever situation she is in.
The first thing people notice about me
I'm listening, hopefully smiling, and sooner than later we're going to share a laugh
The last book I read and enjoyed
The Happiness Advantage by Shawn Achor
The three things which I am most thankful for
- My faith
- Wonderful children & grandchildren
- Great health
The one thing I wish MORE people would notice about me
Wait! What? I'm hoping there are a few things they don't notice :)
Friends Describe me as
Easy-Going, Funny, Good listener, Optimistic
A little more about me
Things that I've done once or twice that I would like to do again... Hiking in the mountains, fly fishing the Colorado river, horseback riding on the beach in Aruba, scuba diving, mushroom hunting , Paris. Still to do... Broadway play, Wrigley Field, several writing projects, travel the Missippi, skydiving ( okay, that one may or may not be real). What's on your list that I missed?
What I like to read
Autobiography / Biography, History, Nonfiction
Books I've read
team of rivals by doris kearns goodwin, why jesus by ravi zacharias, ernest hemingway on writing
Sports I enjoy playing
Baseball, Cycling, Hiking
Sports I enjoy watching
TV I like to Watch
Comedy, Documentary/Non-Fiction, News/Journalism
My Favorite TV Shows
stand up, pbs, fox