Whole Health Journal

Diane Hatz
Searching for meaning one word at a time - reflection, humor and insight on experiences both challenging and blessed. Free and paid.
Created 21 Aug 2021
  • Pie, Pie - Oh, Glorious Pumpkin Pie
    22 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    Thanksgiving is almost here and what does that mean? Pumpkin pie!! I don’t know about you, but each year I look forward to copious amounts of pumpkin pie between Thanksgiving and New Years. History of...
  • Qi Gong
    15 Nov 2021 • 2 min read
    I’ve never enjoyed the gym or any type of high impact workout, and I’ve struggled my whole life with finding exercise that works for me and is more than walking and maybe light weights. I enjoy walkin...
  • Inspiration
    08 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    According to the Cambridge English Dictionary, “inspiration” is “someone or something that gives you ideas for doing something.” It can come from anywhere - I tend to find it in moments of expansivene...
  • Retiring My Nonprofit but Not Myself
    01 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    Last week I made the official, public announcement that I’m closing down my nonprofit and leaving the nonprofit world. Twenty-three-plus years of often 60-70 hour weeks, struggling the last few to try...
  • Community Fridges
    25 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Subscribe now Today, I’m going to put on my work hat and talk about community fridges. If you don’t know what they are, people and establishments all over the world have been plugging in refrigerators...
  • Switchbacks on the Path
    18 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 3 0
    I made it! I’m over the threshold of 60, heading full force into the third chapter of my life. I had a wonderful transition weekend in Sedona, Arizona, where I sat on my rock (Bell Rock), hiked the ha...
  • About Me - Diane Hatz
    11 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    Today is my birthday - I made it. 60 - yeah!! I still can’t believe it - and it’s so exciting! As you read this, I’m either searching for aliens, gazing at the Milky Way, or sitting on my special rock...
  • A Week Before 60
    04 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    In a few days, I turn 60. WTF?? It seriously boggles my mind. Happy Birthday - I made it! I’m utterly fascinated by age and the aging process. My age fixation is wonderment, not despair. I’m not depre...
  • Porch Sitting
    27 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 2 0
    As the pandemic rages on, the media keeps guessing about our future - things will go back to normal; things will not go back to normal; large cities will thrive more than ever; these same large cities...
  • Quick Writing Update
    26 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Thank you so much for taking time to read my first few posts - I so appreciate you and your support. I wanted to share where my writing is headed - well, as much as I currently know. I used my first f...
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