Easy, healthy cookie recipe

3 mashed ripe bananas 2 cups oats 1/3 cup apple sauce 1/4 cup almond milk 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp vanilla Optional: 1/2 cup raisins or dried cranberries and/or nuts (e.g. sunflower seeds) and/or shredded coconut. … Mix thoroughly and bake at 350 degrees for 15-20 minutes. (I think I found this on someone’s FaceBook post; not […]






Wonderful interview of Jonathan Haidt by Bill Moyers

Nancy & I just watched a wonderful interview of Jonathan Haidt by Bill Moyers which speaks not only to the current political divisiveness in this country, but the deeper issue of demonization, polarization and ‘we/they’ thinking at the root of the divisive/divided minds we all mess with. A couple of  favorite phrases from this interview: “Follow […]






47 hand offs and candid compassion

Yesterday I had a conversation with a consulting colleague about a shared interest, lean manufacturing and production. A few years ago, after some generous mentoring from another friend and colleague, I had the pleasure of doing a few months of consulting for a branch of the US military. After a month of training to become […]