START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x
 
 

Rusty W.

"Living and loving mindfully"

Palm Harbor, FL, USA
female, age 53
single, 2 children
Speaks: english
Joined Sep 15, 2007
What I Want to Do: Simply live and live simply


 
My Page Billboard

To visit my site for physical fitness, please go to:  http://fitnesssolutionz.webs.comBe sure to visit the photo album to see photos of my wilderness experiences!  Live well!

“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.”  


   —Charles Darwin 

FREE TIBET 


"All that we are is the result of what we have thought.
If a man speaks or acts with an evil thought, pain follows him.
If a man speaks or acts with a pure thought,
happiness follows him, like a shadow that never leaves him."

- Lord Buddha



“I am the immeasurable potential of all that was, is, and will be,
and my desires are like seeds left in the ground: they wait for the right season
and then spontaneously manifest into beautiful flowers and mighty trees,
into enchanted gardens and majestic forests.”


The tree was so full of apples that its branches could not move in the wind.  "Why don't you make any noise?  After all, we are all or us vain enough o want to be noticed,"  remarked the bamboo.  "I don't need to make a noise.  My fruits are my best advertisement," replied the apple tree. 
Author unknown.

I pray for all of us, oppressor and friend, that together we may succeed in building a better world through human understanding and love, and that in doing so we may reduce the pain and suffering of all sentient beings.

-His Holiness the Dalai Lama


Life is a promise.
Fulfill it.

Mother Teresa
 


These eyes are not me.


I am not caught by these eyes.


I am light without boundaries.


I have never been born, I will never die.


 

Look at the stars, the moon, the sun, the blue sky the oceans.


Everything is a manifestation of our collective consciousness.


Since time immemorial I have been free.


 

Birth and death are only doors through which I come in, come out.


Birth and death are only a hide and seek game.


So take my hand, smile to me, say goodbye so that we may meet again.


We have already met at the base and we meet each other in all walks of life.

Buddha’s Dhammapada     From the Pali Cannon




We must each lead a way of life with self-awareness and compassion, to do as much as we can.  Then, whatever happens, we will have no regrets. 
His Holiness the Dalai Lama, The Path to Tranquiliy


And now as long as space endures,
As long as there are beings to be found,
May I continue likewise to remain
to drive away the sorrows of the world.

The Way of the Bodhisattva, Shantideva

Please think of ways, big and small, that you can help the environment.  Can you ride your bike to work, the store, your friend's house?  Can you use canvas bags instead of plastic or paper for shopping?  Can you walk to the movie theater?  Can you grow your own food, or buy locally grown food?  Can you buy less, recycle and reuse more?Everything we do either brings our planet closer to health or further from it.  Please be mindful of our planet.  What you do makes a big difference!


Until the day that the sky itself, with all the sun and stars,
falls down to earth,
May I remain to help every living being.

Traditional Tibetan Prayer


When you label me, you negate me    -Soren Kierkegaard


Nothing will benefit human health and increase chances of survival for life on earth as much as the evolution to a vegetarian diet.    -Albert Einstein



The unexamined life is not worth living    -Socrates

Followers of the Way, the one who at this moment stands alone, clearly and lively right before your eyes and is listening, this one is nowhere obstructed.  Unhindered, this one penetrates everywhere and moves freely;  entering all kinds of situations, is never affected by them.  -Rinzai

"He who sees all beings in his own Self, and his own Self in all beings, loses all fear."
- The Upanishads


 
Personal Professional Contact Singles
Here for Meeting Friends, Dating, Professional Connections, Support a Cause 
Want to Meet Men 
Who Rusty wants to meet
I love life, the beauty and adventure it brings. Interested in sharing life with someone equally energetic and compatible.

I tend to be happy, optimistic, compassionate and energetic by nature. I'm very sensual, passionate and physical. I'm a woman of many interests. I enjoy spending time in nature, whether it's hiking, walking, biking, kayaking, boating or relaxing on a secluded beach. An evening at a performing arts event such as the orchestra, a play or dance performance is a real treat. Health and fitness are important to me. I'm strong and energetic mainly due to following a healthy lifestyle which includes vegetarian food, daily workouts and taking excellent care of myself. Love to laugh, have fun and get deep spiritually. Enjoy good comedy, most music and anything physical. Tending to my spiritual side is equally important to me, so spending time reading, contemplating, meditating occasionally and discussing ideas helps me grow in that area. I enjoy good conversation, but am not particularly fond of idle chit chat, although I do have a habit of daydreaming and fantasizing out loud. I need a certain amount of solitude and I find that during my time in nature whether I'm alone or with someone else. I prefer to go to places off the beaten path rather than the typical tourist areas, although a bit of that is fun now and then as well. I'm not materialistic, but do enjoy quality. I'm strong and stable in all areas, physically, emotionally, spiritually, financially and expect the same in my partner.

My full time career is in education, but since my passion is fitness, I also work part-time as a personal trainer and have four certifications in that field. I also have level II Reiki certification.
I live an active lifestyle, but enjoy down time as well. Love to snuggle up to enjoy quiet time. That balance is essential for me.

I enjoy the company of someone who is strong and stable with the ability to laugh and not take life too seriously...someone who manages their life proactively enough as to avoid drama and issues in order to maximize the pleasure and enjoyment that life offers. That's how I manage my life and it works quite well for me. I keep my ducks in a row so I can fully enjoy life and go off and have fun and frolick every chance I get! Iím interested in a long-term, healthy, nurturing, adventurous relationship.



 
  About
Description Adventurous, independent, a bit of a loner, thoughtful, responsible, fun-loving, physically fit, energetic, playful, passionate and sensual. I live according to my ethics and principles. I try to think in terms of interbeing and connectedness and I allow this to direct my actions and decisions, both big and small. While I'm very practical and responsible, I'm also a dreamer and rather playful and the 12 year old in me is alive and well! I can be a bit of a task-master when there's a job to be done, but I try to be flexible when working with others.

My list of things I want to do continues to grow. It includes travel and exploration, hang gliding, hiking and finishing the climb up Mt. Fuji, and lots more! My path is leading me to a more simple and earth-friendly lifestyle.

Visit my personal training website to see photo albums of my travels: http://fitnesssolutionz.webs.com 
Height 5' 5" 
Eye Color blue 
Hair Color red 
Body Type Athletic and toned 
  Lifestyle
Top Causes  
Activist Aspirations  
Political Leaning Moderate 
Religion  
Eating Habits  
Smoking Habits Don't Smoke 
Want kids Definitely not 
Personality Type Sensitive, Brave, Strong, Dependable, Romantic, Bright, Open, Cheerful, Funny, Dreamy 
In my free time I Kayaking, hiking, walking the beach, planning the next adventure! 
Wild fact I know magic. 
  Introduce yourself to Rusty
 
My Thank You Notes
Friends of Rusty

Chi W.

Lucia C.

Ahmed M.

Sarvo P.

Tzenlong G.

View all: 53 friends
Rusty's Photos

124.JPG

163.JPG

226.JPG
138 photos, 15 albums »
My Butterfly Rewards

Recent Activity


    I’ve earned Butterfly Credits
    Comment Board
    Viewing 20 of 72: view all | add a comment »
    Feb 6, 2012 4:33 PM

    Vyjayanti G. (1161)

    Happy Birthday Pictures, Graphics, Images, Comments
    May all your birthday wishes come true..


    Feb 7, 2011 10:20 AM

    Vyjayanti G. (1161)



    Happy Birthday


    Happy Birthday
    Hugs
    Sep 16, 2010 7:04 AM

    Larry M. (3145)

    Jul 2, 2010 2:38 PM

    Larry M. (3145)
    1502117j0gpshp36v.gif
    Jun 26, 2010 4:52 PM

    Larry M. (3145)

    Apr 24, 2010 12:11 PM

    Larry M. (3145)
    Larry15.gif picture by myart1230
    Apr 23, 2010 4:44 AM

    Vyjayanti G. (1161)

    HAPPY EARTH DAY!

    Feb 27, 2010 5:29 AM

    Larry M. (3145)

    Feb 8, 2010 2:19 PM

    Cleocleo C. (71)

    Feb 8, 2010 9:27 AM

    Rameshchandra V. (1601)


    Feb 2, 2010 2:55 PM

    Vyjayanti G. (1161)


    Dear Rusty,
    Photobucket





    Jan 1, 2010 7:47 PM

    Larry M. (3145)
    “We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.”

    Dec 1, 2009 5:22 PM

    Larry M. (3145)
    LarryChristmas.gif
    Sep 25, 2009 3:55 AM

    Larry M. (3145)
    Hi5 and Myspace Glitter Graphics: Just Showin' Love
    Sep 8, 2009 4:36 PM

    Larry M. (3145)

    Aug 23, 2009 2:41 PM

    Larry M. (3145)

    Jul 22, 2009 9:08 PM

    Larry M. (3145)

    Jul 9, 2009 1:25 AM

    Larry M. (3145)

    Mar 7, 2009 4:37 PM

    Cleocleo C. (71)

    Feb 6, 2009 6:27 PM

    Linda A. (10)
    sd
    Wishing you a very happy birthday!

    Kudos
    , Total Send green star »
     
    2 Testimonials view all
    Profile theme: "Nature: Grass"   |    as your profile theme
    Flag as Inappropriate