Photos: WELL MindShift – What’s the Future of Workplace Health?

Photos: WELL MindShift - What's the Future of Workplace Health?

It was a pleasure to host at the Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health (@KPTotalHealth) with Rex Miller (@mRexMiller) and friends from Delos (@DelosLiving). I especially appreciate Rex’s approach to these gatherings – everything is open source, just like this blog.

People want to live and work in a healthy environment. People like me want to know what works to make it that way. Rex introduced me to this website, which helps in the critical analysis of what works…
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Photos Friday: Thanks for Publishing My Photos in: Logan Circle, A Tale of Two Eras, Washington, DC USA

Photos Friday: Thanks for Publishing My Photos in: Logan Circle, A Tale of Two Eras, Washington, DC USA

This week’s photograph is from a collection that’s published in this post on Washington, DC’s Urban Turf (@UrbanTurf_DC) blog: Logan Circle: A Tale of Two Eras.

It’s a great story about the renaissance of a part of our nation’s capital that was destroyed multiple times, neglected, and now experiencing a renaissance. It’s the neighborhood I am a part of and is integrated with dozens of artifacts of the work of great people who led in a world that didn’t them to (actually, the world didn’t want them to exist, much less lead).
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Photo Friday: My Year of Photos - 2016

Photo Friday: My Year of Photos – 2016

It was another interesting year of photography. Below is a calendar of the most interesting (as deemed by Flickr.com’s automation) photos for each month, and below that a few more picks.

All photos continue to be Creative Commons Licensed for use* to promote a healthy and inclusive human spirit.

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Photo Friday: Harriet Tubman's Underground Railroad Byway & Visitor Center, Maryland, USA

Photo Friday: Harriet Tubman’s Underground Railroad Byway & Visitor Center, Maryland, USA

“I was conductor of the Underground Railroad for eight years, and I can say what most conductors can’t say— I never ran my train off the track and I never lost a passenger.”

Cope, Stephen (2012-09-25). The Great Work of Your Life: A Guide for the Journey to Your True Calling (p. 231). Random House Publishing Group. Kindle Edition.

A woman. Of color. Who was someone else’s property. Who was illiterate. With debilitating migraines and seizures throughout life due to a head wound received as a child. I went to go see her world close up.
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Review of Apple Watch Nike+, Fitness Tracking, and Heart Rate Variability

Review of Apple Watch Nike+, Fitness Tracking, and Heart Rate Variability

Last year I wrote a review of the Apple Watch Series 1 as a commentary on the transition from one wearable (Google Glass) to another (see: Apple Watch Review, by a former Google Glass Explorer )

That’s all past now; this is a review and thoughts on the new Apple Watch Nike+ (Series 2) and associated ideas on fitness tracking and heart rate variability (HRV).
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Photo Friday: The United States Holocaust Museum now allows photography

Photo Friday: The United States Holocaust Museum now allows photography

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (@HolocaustMuseum), opened in 1993, recently changed its no photography policy, and so, with a very good light sensitive camera, I went to take photographs, which I’m sharing (see below).

I’ve been several times before, and each time I learn and reflect more. In the intervening period of this visit, I’ve also been to Yad Vashem in Jerusalem and Beit Hatfutsot in Tel Aviv.

This time, I thought about behavior change techniques, effectively used, to deny diverse people control of their destiny, and then their lives.

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Thanks for publishing my photos - H Street Corridor: From New West to Old East

Thanks for publishing my photos – H Street Corridor: From New West to Old East

Thanks UrbanTurf (@UrbanTurf_DC), for publishing a series of photos of the H Street NE Corridor in Washington, DC, as part of a piece on the neighborhood, linked above.

In my previous post about this series, I touched on some of the history of H Street, NE. Here’s a little bit more:

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