From Calypso Aerobics to Zumba Gold, the Energy is Carnival

While the weather was still cold and wintery on the outside, the large indoor basketball court on the inside was steamy hot and sweaty. Seniors were dancing and exercising to the rhythms of hip hop, salsa, and the latest radio hits. Within the hour, there were beads of happy sweat dripping from their foreheads, and through their clothing. And their expressions were brimming with joy.
Tony Bryan Vicky & Caroline

Tony Bryan, the Zumba dance instructor, holds court and provides cautiously monitored dance exercises to the lively audience of young 60+ year olds. The Zumba Gold sessions are the most well attended events at the recreation facility. For Montgomery County Senior residents, it is a daytime party with the benefits of exercise. There are energetic dance movements with enthusiastic warmth and excitement. Just like Carnival, but without the costumes, everyone revels in the energy of the music and the dancing is both spontaneous and choreographed. Read More

Beyond the housing industry crisis who gets the $$$

I spent my Sunday selectively enjoying the choices of TV viewing that would be most uplifting, …Oprah’s Soul Sunday and my take away was” A partnership between equals for the purpose of spiritual growth”. as defined by Gary Zukav describes the spiritual relationship ..a soulmate.    And then I also wanted to be intelligently entertained.

I locked in to the Showtime series House of Lies and watched all twelve episodes of the first season.

Oh boy!!! Entertainment kudos!!!!

Between the under the cover, in the boardroom, under the desk and ever constant sextilating encounters, the management consulting stories are vivid truisms of art imitating life. Read More